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GT Timberline 1 29er 2014
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The Timberline is a versatile MTB that is suited for both town or trail riding. Kitted out with Suntour suspension forks, Shimano 24 speed drivetrain components, and 29er wheels, the Timberline won't disappoint.
Top Features of the GT Timberline 1 29er 2014
- Versatility for riding in town or out on the trails
- NEW 29" 6061-T6 aluminium Triple Triangle frame with replaceable derailleur hanger, disc brake mounts, and 1 1/8" headtube
- 80mm front fork for shock absorption
- Shimano 24 speed drivetrain components
- 29er wheels with double walled rims for superior durability
|Number of gears:||24|
|Front Axle Type:||9mm QR|
|Frame:||6061-T6 alloy (Triple Triangle) with disc mounts - 29er|
|Fork Material:||Aluminium Alloy|
|Fork:||SR Suntour XCT with 80mm of travel|
|Bottle Cage Mounts:||Single|
|Front Derailleur Mount:||Band On|
|Dropouts:||Replaceable Rear Derailleur Hanger|
|Wheel Size:||29" (622)|
|Wheelset:||Alex Ace 24 rims on alloy hubs (QR)|
|Front Derailleur:||Shimano Acera|
|Rear Derailleur:||Shimano Acera|
|Brake Type:||Cable Disc Brake|
|Brakes:||Promax two finger, linear pull|
|Brake Callipers:||Promax DSK310 with 160mm rotors|
|Chainring Size:||42 Tooth, 34 Tooth, 24 Tooth|
|Bottom Bracket:||Sealed Cartridge|
|Cassette:||Sunrace, 8 speed|
|Cassette Range:||11-34 Tooth|
|Seat Post:||Alloy Micro Adjust|
|Tyres:||All Terrain 29" x 2.0|
|Pedals:||Supplied with basic flat pedals|
|Warranty:||1 year frame and Parts|
With a superior combination of the lightweight aluminium frame and replaceable drops, you can be sure that whether you’re dodging traffic or giving it hell in the dirt, your GT Timberline will be ready to take it. The Timberline features a lightweight alloy Triple Triangle frame (6061-T6) and was originally developed to extend the frame life, stiffen the rear triangle and thus create a faster, more responsive ride, the Triple Triangle™ frame has transcended its role as just another tech story and become an iconic symbol of who GT are and what they stand for.
The Timberline comes fitted with a pair of SR Suntour 80mm travel forks and will soak up the lumps, bumps, roots and pot-holes you will come across on your daily travels. Promax mechanical disc brakes give impressive stopping power in wet and dry conditions with the pads clamping around 160mm rotors. This gives you the confidence in knowing that you will stop when you need to.
The gearing is taken care of thanks to a mixture of Shimano and Microshift components. Thanks to the triple chainset (42x34x24), and the 8 speed rear cassette, you have 24 gears to play with so finding the right should not be a problem. Climb the toughest of hills, and hurtle down the descents and along the flats - with 24 gears you can.
The 29" wheel has established itself as the most popular MTB wheel size for good reason. The benefits are simple to understand. A bigger wheel rolls over bumps better than a smaller wheel: this increases control, builds confidence, maintains momentum and makes you faster. The big wheels also provide extra traction in corners and off cambers as more rubber is in touch with the ground.
Frame heights are generally the same as the standover height so the bikes don’t feel bigger to ride. From a handling perspective the geometry of a 29er bike differs from a 26 with the chainset positioned noticeably lower than the centre of the wheel hubs, this provides a sensation of sitting in the bike, not on top of the bike, creating extra traction in faster corners and solid boost of confidence.
Ridden by Race Whippets and Weekend Warriors alike, trail bikes balance strength and durability with light weight and reliability, so they are equally at home on the singletrack, the sprint for the finish line or a Sunday thrash with your friends.
Each Timberline is fully built, tested and tuned by Wiggle's team of qualified bike mechanics to ensure you're bike arrives in perfect condition. To find out which size fits you use the size chart below.
Note: Manufacturer may reserve the right to change the specification of that listed or shown on this page.
About Hard Tail Mountain Bikes
If you are looking for a mountain bike that can comfortably negotiate bumpy, cross-country, singletracks yet still be quick and nimble on the road, then a hardtail bike is for you. Hard tail mountain bikes have front suspension, weigh less and are more pedal efficient when the terrain is smooth, than full suss bikes. A good number of single track racers still use hardtails for these reasons. At wiggle, we stock a wide variety of hardtail mountain bike brands including Felt, Focus, GT, Kona, Mongoose, Saracen and more. So if you are searching for superb, quality spec hardtail mountain bikes at great value with a legendary service to match, then you've come to the right place.
About the GT brand
GT Bikes, based in Southern California, has been in the business of making great bikes since 1972. They offer a huge range of awesome rigs that are ridden and tested by the top pros in the business like 2004 National Champion Brian Lopes, Extreme Riding legend Hans Rey, and XC Olympian Todd Wells.
Whether it's an epic all day adventure, serious hard core drops and air, old school cross country racing, marathons or just plain old mountain biking, GT have a model that fits your needs with the quality and innovation that you demand.
The size chart below will get you on the right size bike. Experienced riders may also wish to refer to the geometry chart for more detail.
Getting the Right Fit
At Wiggle we measure each of our bikes to build accurate size charts for our customers. Our qualified team of mechanics then individually check each order, against measurements supplied by you, to ensure the size chosen is correct. Another reason you can have complete confidence when buying a bike from Wiggle!
If you are on the change over between sizes both options will fit. Racers and experienced riders would usually select a smaller size as this offers quicker handing. A larger bike offers more stability and is more suited to new and intermediate riders.
|Height||cm||158 - 168cm||168 - 178cm||178 - 185cm||185 - 193cm|
|ft||5′ 2″ - 5′ 6″||5′ 6″ - 5′ 10″||5′ 10″ - 6′ 1″||6′ 1″ - 6′ 4″|
|A. Seat Tube - Center to Top||mm||420mm||470mm||507mm||545mm|
|B. Top Tube (Virtual)||mm||571mm||605mm||629mm||828mm|
|C. Standover Height||mm||734mm||767mm||799mm||828mm|
|D. Head Tube||mm||110mm||110mm||120mm||130mm|
|E. Head Tube Angle||Degrees||71°||72°||72°||72°|
|F. Seat Tube Angle||Degrees||74°||74°||73°||73°|
|G. Bottom Bracket Height||mm||305mm||305mm||305mm||305mm|
|H. Fork Rake||mm||46mm||46mm||46mm||46mm|
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