RX9 RS

RRP from: £2,200.00

Overview  

RX9 – SIMPLE REFINEMENT OF A CLASSIC GRAVEL PERFORMER

We love the RX9 so much, it hits that perfect sweet spot for an all-road-off-road machine. It’s well-mannered on tarmac but really comes into its own when you turn down those unexplored trails you always wanted to check out. Confident off-road geometry means the RX9 is reassuringly capable for a dropbar bike.

The responsive and comfortable double-butted alloy frame features a low 30.9 seat tube for plenty or standover. Meanwhile, a 142 x 12mm bolt-through rear and 15mm bolt-through Carbon fork fives a sturdy feel and sharp handling. The frame has internal dropper post compatibility too, so you can spec an RX9 to be as wild as you like. You’ve plenty of tyre choice too, with carefully shaped stays to allow up to 42mm 700c or a large volume 650b set-up.

Flat mount standard disc mount keeps things tidy and accessible for running panniers and mudguards – great for going the distance whatever the weather.

The facts

Why the RX9?

  • New Lightweight frame designed in Britain
  • 5 year frame warranty with Limited Lifetime Crash Replacement
  • New Carbon Fork design with 15mm bolt through axle and carbon steerer
  • Updated frame with tapered headtube
  • Clearance for clearance for 700x42 or 650x47 tyres
  • Mudguard compatible 
  • Go to work the long way 

Specs & Options  

RX9 RS

The E.T.A. of the 2020 RX9 RS is 27 March 2020.
You can pre-order from your dealer now!

Mar 27

SIZES AND COLOURS

Sizes
Colour
Storm Grey

Select a frame size to choose colour

Decals
Black/Orange Decals

Frame and Fork

6061-T6 Custom Butted OS Aluminium Tube. Wheel Size: 700c.

Rear Shocks
N/A
Headsets
FPD 44mm / 56mm zerostack
Forks
RX9 Full Carbon 100 x 15mm Flat Mount Disc
Swingarms
Bolt Type Allen Key Head 12 x 167mm ( 142mm Hub)

Drivetrain

Chain Device
Not Included
Bottom Brackets
Shimano Hollow Tech II
Chainsets
Shimano GRX 600 40T
Rear Mech
Shimano GRX RX812
Chains
Shimano HG601
Shifters
Shimano GRX RX600
Cassettes
Shimano HG7000 11-42

Wheel and Tyres

Wheelsets
Easton EA70 AX
Tyres
WTB Riddler 700x37 TCS

Braking

Brakes
Shimano GRX RX600 / RX400 Hydraulic Disc

Finishing Kit

Seatposts
Easton EA50
Seat Clamps
Strange Bolted
Stems
Easton EA50
Saddles
Prologo Dimension
Handlebars
Easton EA50AX Alloy
Grips
Strange EAV Gel Bar Tape Orange

Accessories

2020 RX9 Geometry
RX9 Geometry
6061-T6 Double Butted Aluminium
Frame S M L XL
Frame Size (cm) 50 52 54 56
A. Head Angle 70° 70° 70° 70°
B. Seat Angle 73° 73° 73° 73°
C. Top Tube 520 536 551 556
D. Effective TT 540 555 570 585
E. Bottom Bracket Height -70 -70 -70 -70
F. Chainstay 435 435 435 435
G. Head Tube 135 150 170 190
H. Wheelbase 1024 1040 1056 1072
I. Front & Centre 599 615 621 647
J. Reach 368 380 390 400
K. Stack 558 574 593 612
Standover 745 760 780 802
Seat Tube Ø 30.9 30.9 30.9 30.9

Unless otherwise indicated all measurements are in mm. Frame angles are measured static, without rider sag. Bottom bracket height from ground is with 735mm Ø tyre.

RX9 Technical Info
Rear Hub 142 x 12
Rear Axle Length-160mm, Thread-20mm, Pitch-M12X1.5
Front Hub 100 x 15
Front Axle Length-152mm, Thread-20mm, Pitch-M12X1.5
Seatpost Ø 30.9 mm
Seat Clamp Ø 34.9 mm
Front Derailleur Band
BB Shell 68 mm
1.1/8"Headset Upper: ZS44/28.6
Lower: EC44/40
Ride Guide
Trail
XC Racing
Bike Packing
Gravel
Bike Sizing Guidelines
S
5'5"  —  5'7"
M
5'6"  —  5'10"
L
5'9"  —  6'1"
XL
6'0"  —  6'3"

Please note: This is for guidance only. You may be taller or shorter, it doesn't mean our bikes will not fit you. The best way to determine the correct bike size for you is to try one. We've added some more explanation on sizing theory here: What size frame do I need?

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Fall Line Cycles

Peebles, United Kingdom

RX9 RS (2019 Model)

  • Size: L
  • Satin Black Satin Black

Call: 01721 588020

Dealer Details

Prices and Specifications are liable to change without notice.

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