Introducing the Altitude MX Mount

Introducing the Altitude MX Mount

Rocky Mountain (Canada) - Press Release: The Altitude combines decades of racing experience with our latest technology innovations that allow you to ride harder and faster than ever before. With the new Altitude MX Mount installed, you’ll be able to use a 27.5” rear wheel to help corner faster, ride more playfully, all while giving you a bit more clearance when you’re behind the saddle on a steep, technical line.

The Altitude MX Mount is easy to install and maintains similar geometry to the regular Altitude 29. The Altitude MX mount is designed to be compatible with Positions 1 through 5 (1 through 4 on the Altitude Powerplay) of our RIDE-9 adjustment system only. Position 5 is the “Neutral” position, and the bike becomes incrementally slacker and more progressive as you move towards Position 1, the slackest position. Positions 6-9 have less clearance between the back of the seat stay brace and the seat tube and are incompatible with the use of the Altitude MX Mount.

When you install the Altitude MX Mount, you will increase the travel of your Altitude or Altitude Powerplay while also lowering the rate curve. This means you might have to increase shock pressure or go up in spring rate to achieve proper sag and suspension feel.

“With the MX Mount, I’m more comfortable on my bike and because of that I feel like I’m now able to hit my race speed.” – Andréane Lanthier Nadeau.

“I like to bring a creative approach to the trails, search for alternate lines, look for things to double up. Ultimately, I like the extra clearance from running my Altitude with mixed wheel sizes.” – Thomas Vanderham.

Filmed by Scott Secco.
Photos by Margus Riga.

For more information about this article from Rocky Mountain click here.

Source link

Other articles from Rocky Mountain.

Sponsored Links:
Looking for new Cycling Glasses, Cycling Jerseys and Cycling Bib Shorts? We have a special discount if you Buy your Siroko products using our partner link: https://srko.co/biketoday
Looking for Automation Solutions for your Processes? Visit AutomationInside.com to find Automation Suppliers, Product & Innovation News, Case Studies, Marketplace, etc.
Are you interested to advertise on BikeMarket.pt, the main online bike Marketplace in Portugal? Contact us!
Are you interested to include your Link here, visible on all BikeToday.news articles and marketplace product pages? Contact us!

© Rocky Mountain / BikeToday.news

Share this Article!

Interested? Submit your enquiry using the form below:

Only available for registered users. Sign In to your account or register here.

New Giant Trance X Advanced Pro 29 SE - Ready for Flight

Find out More about the New Berria Belador GF 8