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Blackthorn Carbon SLX Bike - Tan
Blackthorn Carbon SLX Bike - Tan
Blackthorn Carbon SLX Bike - Tan
Blackthorn Carbon SLX Bike - Tan
Blackthorn Carbon SLX Bike - Tan
Blackthorn Carbon SLX Bike - Tan

Blackthorn Carbon SLX Bike - Tan

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Blackthorn is Salsa’s 140 mm all-mountain 29er, built for riding any trail anywhere with confidence. It’s a well-balanced bike that takes on serious topography with gusto. Blackthorn is stable and confident on rugged descents and is a stunningly capable climber. With Split Pivot suspension dialed for maximum traction and pedaling efficiency, Blackthorn has the chops to ride all-mountain, all-out, all day.​
  • Blackthorn is Salsa’s 140 mm all-mountain 29er, built for riding any trail anywhere with confidence. It’s a well-balanced bike that takes on serious topography with gusto. Blackthorn is stable and confident on rugged descents and is a stunningly capable climber. With Split Pivot suspension dialed for maximum traction and pedaling efficiency, Blackthorn has the chops to ride all-mountain, all-out, all day.​
  • Carbon fiber frame and seatstays with 6061-T6 aluminum chain stays for durability​
  • Split Pivot + suspension design features 140 mm of efficient travel that’s fully active under braking and supportive throughout its stroke, paired with a 160 mm suspension fork
  • Rear Flip chip adjusts the head tube angle and bottom bracket height to accommodate varying terrain, wheel sizes, and personal preference
  • Integrated strap location on frame for tube or tool kit​
  • A short stem, long top tube and 64.6-degree head tube angle provides descending confidence
  • 76.5-degree seat tube angle with seat tube lengths optimized for longer dropper posts​
  • Super Boost 157 x 12mm rear hub spacing allows for shorter chainstays (431­–432 mm), more tire clearance, more chainring options, and stiffer wheels
  • Clearance for up to 29 x 2.6" or 27.5 x 3.0" tires
  • Specifications

    frame
    FORK
    Saddle
    HEADSET
    Rear Derailleur
    Front Derailleur
    Cassette
    Crank
    Chain
    Bottom Bracket
    Brakes
    Wheels
    Hubs
    Tires
    Handlebar
    Stem

    Shipping

    Bikes are shipped 95% assembled. We assemble the bike first and then remove the front wheel, handlebars, and pedals in order to put the bike into a box for shipping.  

    We ship coast-to-coast in the lower 48 states. For shipping to Hawaii and Alaska, please contact us before ordering.

    When you purchase a bike from us, you'll receive your 3-step build instructions. Get riding 10 minutes after your bike arrives!
    Can I build the bike myself?
    Yes!

    Your bike will arrive with only a few things disassembled: the handlebar, front wheel, and pedals.

    It's easy as 1-2-3...

    1. Mount the handlebar
    2. Attach the front wheel
    3. Put on the pedals.

    When your bike arrives, you'll receive easy-to-follow 3-step instructions to get your bike rolling. It'll only take a few minutes!
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    order your bike

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    Day 1

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    After you place your order, we'll build your bike – so you don't have to. Derailleurs, brakes, and every bolt is adjusted properly. From there, it's time to ship.
    Day 2

    Your new bike arrives at your door

    We ship new bikes 95% assembled. 
    It takes 3 simple steps to get your bike rolling: 1. Mount the front wheel. 2. Attach the handlebars. 3. Put on the pedals
    Day 4-9

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