2018 Salsa WOODSMOKE SLX 1x11 27.5+

Upper mid-range component level carbon frame crosscountry bike

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2018 Salsa WOODSMOKE SLX 1x11 27.5+
  • MSRP $3,199
  • Suspension Hardtail
  • Front Travel 140mm
  • Frame Carbon
  • Fork 
    RockShox Revelation
  • Wheels 27.5″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 1 × 11
  • Groupset 
    Shimano SLX
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc
  • Seatpost Dropper post
Gearing

1 × 11 — 11 speed

2018 Salsa WOODSMOKE SLX 1x11 27.5+
24 mph
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The 2018 WOODSMOKE SLX 1x11 27.5+ is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2018 WOODSMOKE SLX 1x11 27.5+ won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

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Geometry
Build
FrameWoodsmoke Carbon
ForkRockShox Revelation Solo Air Boost 140mm
Rear ShockN/A
Bottom BracketPressFit 41 x 92mm
HeadsetCane Creek 40
StemSalsa Guide Trail
HandlebarSalsa Salt Flat (XS, SM) Rustler (MD, LG, XL)
SaddleWTB Volt Comp 142
SeatpostKS eThirty Integra 30.9mm (travel varies by size)
GripsSalsa File Tread Lock-On
Components
Front Derailleur
Rear DerailleurShimano SLX GS 11-speed Shadow Plus
ShiftersShimano SLX
CrankRaceFace Aeffect SL, 32t
CassetteShimano SLX 11-46t
ChainShimano HG-601 11-speed
BrakesShimano SLX Hydraulic, RT66 180mm
Disk RotorsShimano SLX Hydraulic, RT66 180mm
Wheels
RimsSUNRinglé Duroc 45mm 27.5" alloy straight gauge Wheelsmith spokes, brass nipples
TiresMaxxis Minion DHF and Recon, 27.5 x 2.8", 120 tpi 3C, EXO
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