Curtis XC9

The XC9 is our ultimate XC rolling machine

The Curtis XC9 is our XC frame for 29″ wheels. The frame is designed for a 100m fork, with a head angle of 70.5 and short chain stays of 440mm it builds into a bike that gives a quick, nimble and very responsive ride.

The XC9 is finished with Ritchey 10 x 135 dropouts as standard, or you can opt for our slider system which gives you the choice of running your frame with a 10x135mm or 12x142mm axles, 142 x 12 Paragon Dropouts, either single speed, geared, or hub gears such as Roholff.  This frame comes with a chain stay gap of 72mm/ 2.83″ for running large tyres.

Prices (frame only)

Prices shown are for our own tried and tested geometry, or your own custom geometry at no extra cost.

From: £1150.00

Dropout options

Paragon: Standard Mount
12mm x 142mm or 148mm
Standard mech hanger
Fitted as standard

Paragon: Direct Mount
12mm x 142mm or 148mm
Direct mount mech hanger
Fitted as standard

Curtis Sliding: Direct Mount
12mm x 135mm, 142mm or 148mm
Comes with a titanium bolt kit
+ £100

Paint

Here is a list of the Ral colours we offer, custom colours are also available.

  • Grey:  7015
  • Brown: 8001
  • Blue(s): 5024, 5002, 5015
  • Green(s): 6018, 6009,6019
  • Red(s):  3003, 3001, 3013
  • Purple: 4004
  • Yellow: 1007

View them on the Ral colour chart.

Our polished and clear coat finish is £150 extra, this hand polished finished takes a day to achieve and is finished with a clear powered coat which is tough as nails.

Size & Geometry Chart

XC9 
Small
S/M
M/L
Large
Frame size
16″
17.5″
19″
20″
Actual Top Tube
23.03″
23.6″
24.21″
24.80″
Head Tube Length
100mm
110mm
120mm
130mm
Head Tube Angle
70.7
70.7
70.7
70.7
Seat Tube Angle
73.5
73.5
73.5
73.5
Chainstay Length
17.3″
17.3″
17.3″
17.3″
Bottom Bracket Height
12.6″
12.6″
12.6″
12.6″

The XC9 is designed for a 100mm fork.
Frame weight for a 17.5″ = 4.09lbs/2.08kg.
All geometry is static with no sag.

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