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Giant Talon 2

Giant Talon 2
  • Color: Knight Shield
  • Color: Metallic Black
  • Color: Phantom Green
$764.15 - $899.00
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Details

Push the pace on climbs, let loose on the descents. This aluminum hardtail gives you a feel for the trail with balanced, confident handling and a plush suspension fork.

Built on a lightweight ALUXX aluminum frame that features classic hardtail design and the balanced riding characteristics of either larger diameter 29-inch or 27.5-inch wheels, Talon is a great choice for XC and trail riding. The frame geometry is specifically designed to adapt to its respective wheel size and either an 80mm or 100mm suspension fork (depending on frame size). It's a confident ride that's perfect for ambitious riders who want to take their off-road skills to the next level.

Wheel size:
- Size X-Small: 27.5-inch
- Sizes Small – Medium: 27.5-inch or 29-inch
- Sizes Large – XX-Large: 29-inch

Geometry

Geometry Chart:
SIZEX-SMALL (27.5")SMALL (27.5")SMALL (29")MEDIUM (27.5")MEDIUM (29")LARGE (29")X-LARGE (29")XX-LARGE (29")
A SEAT TUBE LENGTH (mm) 350 385 390 430 440 490 535 565
B SEAT TUBE ANGLE 74.0° 74.0° 74.0° 74.0° 74.0° 74.0° 74.0° 74.0°
C TOP TUBE LENGTH (mm) 544 569 577 597 599 620 639 658
D HEAD TUBE LENGTH (mm) 95 115 95 130 105 125 140 155
E HEAD TUBE ANGLE 67.5° 67.5° 68.5° 67.5° 68.5° 68.5° 68.5° 68.5°
F FORK RAKE (mm) 42 42 51 42 51 51 51 51
G TRAIL (mm) 103 103 94 103 94 94 94 94
H WHEELBASE (mm) 1079 1106 1126 1137 1150 1172 1192 1213
I CHAIN STAY LENGTH (mm) 440 440 455 440 455 455 455 455
J BOTTOM BRACKET DROP (mm) 45 45 55 45 55 55 55 55
K STACK (mm) 533 571 602 598 611 630 644 658
L REACH (mm) 385 405 404 425 424 439 454 469
M STAND OVER HEIGHT (mm) 686 711 732 748 766 805 839 856
N HANDLEBAR WIDTH (mm) 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780
O STEM LENGTH (mm) 40 50 50 60 60 70 80 90
P CRANK LENGTH (mm) 165 170 170 175 175 175 175 175
Q WHEEL SIZE 27.5" 27.5" 29" 27.5" 29" 29" 29" 29"
Sizes:
SizeRider Height
X-SMALL (27.5") 155 cm to 166 cm
SMALL (27.5") 163 cm to 172 cm
SMALL (29") 163 cm to 172 cm
MEDIUM (27.5") 169 cm to 179 cm
MEDIUM (29") 169 cm to 179 cm
LARGE (29") 176 cm to 186 cm
X-LARGE (29") 183 cm to 193 cm
XX-LARGE (29") 190 cm to 200 cm

Specs

Frame ALUXX-Grade Aluminum, disc
Fork SR Suntour XCM30, QR, alloy steerer XS: 80mm travel (27.5), S: 80mm travel (27.5) / 100mm travel (29), M-XXL: 100mm travel
Rims Giant GX03V 29 or 27.5, alloy, double wall, 21mm inner width
Hubs alloy, sealed bearing
Spokes stainless, 14g
Tires Kenda Booster 27.5 or 29x2.2", wire bead
Bottom Bracket cartridge
Crankset ProWheel forged, 22/36
Shifters Shimano Altus M2010, 2x9
Front Derailleur Shimano Altus M2020
Rear Derailleur Shimano Altus M2000
Cassette/Freewheel Shimano Deore HG200, 11x32
Chain KMC X9
Brakes Tektro HDC M275, hydraulic, Tektro rotors [F]180mm, [R]160mm
Brake Levers Tektro HDC M275
Handlebars Giant Connect Trail, 31.8mm
Tape/Grips Giant Sole-O
Stem Giant Sport, 7-degree
Seatpost Giant Sport, 30.9 XS: 300mm (27.5) S: 300mm (27.5) / 375mm (29) M: 375mm (27.5) / 375mm travel (29) L: 375mm (27.5) / 375mm (29) XL: 375mm (29) XXL: 375mm (29)
Saddle Giant custom
Pedals platform
Accessories & Extras 2.4" max tire size

* Subject to change without notice.

Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN Store SKU
Knight Shield / X-Small / 27.5-inch 04712878725911 2201103123 22T24826101D
Knight Shield / Small / 27.5-inch 04712878725928 2201103124 22T23980652D
Knight Shield / Medium / 27.5-inch 04712878725935 2201103125 22T23434827D
Knight Shield / Small / 29-inch 04712878726147 2201112124 22T23125408D
Knight Shield / Medium / 29-inch 04712878726154 2201112125 22T23664334D
Knight Shield / Large / 29-inch 04712878726161 2201112127 22T23209518D
Knight Shield / X-Large / 29-inch 04712878726178 2201112128 22T24745409D
Knight Shield / XX-Large / 29-inch 04712878801783 2201112129 22T25234169D
Metallic Black / X-Small / 27.5-inch 04712878726093 2201103323 22T25317571K
Metallic Black / Small / 27.5-inch 04712878726109 2201103324 22T24778925K
Metallic Black / Medium / 27.5-inch 04712878726116 2201103325 22T2465079K
Metallic Black / Small / 29-inch 04712878726345 2201112324 22T24997934K
Metallic Black / Medium / 29-inch 04712878726352 2201112325 22T24544939K
Metallic Black / Large / 29-inch 04712878726369 2201112327 22T24543795K
Metallic Black / X-Large / 29-inch 04712878726376 2201112328 22T25567144K
Metallic Black / XX-Large / 29-inch 04712878801806 2201112329 22T26535227K
Phantom Green / X-Small / 27.5-inch 04712878726000 2201103223 22T24552409N
Phantom Green / Small / 27.5-inch 04712878726017 2201103224 22T23323260N
Phantom Green / Medium / 27.5-inch 04712878726024 2201103225 22T23627515N
Phantom Green / Small / 29-inch 04712878726246 2201112224 22T23558168N
Phantom Green / Medium / 29-inch 04712878726253 2201112225 22T23743692N
Phantom Green / Large / 29-inch 04712878726260 2201112227 22T23859892N
Phantom Green / X-Large / 29-inch 04712878726277 2201112228 22T24832743N
Phantom Green / XX-Large / 29-inch 04712878801790 2201112229 22T25767623N