Marlin 5 is a trail-worthy daily rider that's perfectly suited for everyday adventures, on and off the trail. A suspension fork, 2x8 drivetrain, and mounts for a rack and kickstand make it an ideal choice for new trail riders or anyone looking for a comfortable, stable commuter with the ruggedness of a real mountain bike.
It's right for you if...
You're new to the trail and you're looking for a real mountain bike that doubles as a commuter “ and you want it all at an exceptional value.
A lightweight aluminium frame with internal routing to protect your cables and add to the bike's sleek look, 2x8 drivetrain, a wide range of gearing so you always have the right gear for your terrain, powerful hydraulic disc brakes and a terrain-smoothing suspension fork with a lockout.
The Marlin 5 is a great ride for all your adventures. But it's also versatile, and Marlin 5 is a popular ride on college campuses because the rack and kickstand mounts make it easy to accessorise and haul a load.
|Frame||Unisex, Aluminium, Size 44|
|Wheel Size||Size 29|
|Gears||Shimano Altus M310, 16 Gears|
|Rear Brake||Tektro HD-M275 hydraulic disc, Rim brake (calliper) with hydraulic actuation|
|Front Brake||Tektro HD-M275 hydraulic disc, Rim brake (calliper) with hydraulic actuation|
|Tyres||Bontrager XR2 Comp, wire bead, 30 tpi, 29x2.20""|
|Fork||SR Suntour XCT 30, coil spring, preload, hydraulic lockout, 46 mm offset for 29"" wheel, 100 mm QR, 100 mm travel|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano Altus M315, 34.9 mm clamp, top swing, dual pull|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Altus M310|
|Crankset||Shimano M315, 36/22, 175 mm length|
|Shifters||Shimano Altus M315, 8-speed // Shimano Altus M315, 8-speed|
|Chain||KMC Z8.3, 8 speed|
|Casette||Shimano 8-speed, 12-32T|
|Handlebar||Bontrager alloy, 31.8 mm, 5 mm rise, 720 mm width|
|Stem||Bontrager alloy, 31.8 mm, Blendr-compatible, 7-degree, 80 mm length|
|Bartape / Grips||Bontrager XR Endurance Comp|
|Seatpost||Bontrager alloy, 31.6 mm, 12 mm offset, 400 mm length|
|Saddle||Bontrager Arvada, steel rails, 138 mm width|
|Wheels||Formula alloy hubs, Bontrager Connection rims, 29' Wheel Size|