The Ripmo AF (Aluminum Frame) brings the award-winning performance of the carbon Ripmo to a wider, rowdier audience. It’s everything we love from the carbon Ripmo, plus a few tweaks. Best of all, complete bikes start at only $5,500.
Over our long tenure from mountain biking’s awkward adolescence to its current anything-shreddy era, we’ve experimented with steel, aluminum and titanium — remember the Bow-Ti, the first superbike? We remember the metal times too, and it feels good to offer a premium ride experience to our broadening family of riders, courtesy of durable, affordable aluminum alloy.
With a steep, 76-degree seat tube angle and a rangy but not stratospheric reach, the Ripmo AF places riders centrally and upright over the bottom bracket. It makes for an efficient position that can go the long haul without placing too much weight on its slack, 64.9-degree headtube angle. A 44mm reduced-offset fork is more surefooted on steep descents and steadies high speeds. Better up, better down.
Since 2005, we’ve partnered with suspension guru Dave Weagle on the dw-link suspension platform. It provides an unparalleled combination of climbing efficiency and downhill performance, which has been proven repeatedly at the highest levels of racing.
The Ripmo AF is compatible with both coil and air shocks due to a more progressive leverage rate. It allows for coil’s linearity to thrive and we spec air shocks with tunes that provide pop without feeling too harsh. On the trail, it gives the suspension a supple feel throughout the entirety of the stroke, enhancing traction no matter how deep you dig.
2.6” TIRE CLEARANCE
Ibis helped pioneer the wide rim revolution, which inspired the new crop of wider 2.4” — 2.6” tires. When paired together, this combo can be run at ultra low pressures which results in elbow-dragging cornering traction without sacrificing straight line speed.
PICK YOUR SIZE
We use words like small, medium, and large to describe our sizing because it’s easy to understand, but our ultra low standovers give you the ability to size your frame based on reach and preference.
LONG DROPPER POST
What’s better than a dropper post? A longer one. Our frames are designed to accommodate the longest dropper posts possible. Riders over 5’8 (or 173cm) can easily run a 185mm dropper post, while folks between 5’ and 5’8 (152cm — 172cm) can use a post 125mm or longer depending on inseam length.
REMOVABLE ISCG05 MOUNT
Our optional ISCG 05 mount is there if you want it, removable if you don’t.
SEVEN YEAR WARRANTY
We stand behind our products. If it’s our fault, we’ll fix it. Our aluminum frames are backed by the same 7 year warranty and excellent customer as our carbon products.
DVO Air, DVO Coil, Fox Factory
TURQ Series carbon fiber frame, Switch Infinity suspension technology, press-fit BB92, internally tunneled cable routing, 148mm x 12mm BOOST dropouts, sealed enduro max pivot bearings, integrated derailleur hanger, and axle.Fox Float X2 Factory air shock 170mm Fork compatible 150mm Rear Travel 29 Wheels 64.5 HTA 77 STA 433mm Chain Stay Colour: Turquoise, Raw Carbon
Frame spec Travel: 3" (130mm)
Shock: Fox Factory DPS Weight: 5.5 lbs (2.49 kg) Wheel size: 27.5" or 27.5+ Suspension: dw-link v5 Size: MD
|Scout Carbon||140mm Rear // 150mm Front|
|Fork||RockShox Lyrik Select 150mm Travel/37mm Offset|
|Bar||OneUp Carbon Bar|
|Stem||RaceFace Chester 35|
|Crank||SRAM Stylo 6k DUB|
|Rear Der.||SRAM NX Eagle|
|Cassette||SRAM PG 1230 (11-50t)|
|Shifter||SRAM NX Eagle MMX|
|Brakes||SRAM Code R|
|Post||OneUp Dropper Post|
|Wheels||Stans Flow D // Novatech D791SB/D462SB|
|Tire Front||Maxxis Assegai 3C EXO+ (27.5x2.5)|
|Tire Rear||Maxxis Minion DHRII 3C EXO+ (27.5x2.4)|
|Saddle||ANVL Forge Ti|
|Patrol Carbon||160mm Rear // 170mm Front|
|Fork||Fox 36 Grip 2 Performance Elite 170mm Travel/37mm Offset|
|Headset||Cane Creek 40 Series|
|Bar||ANVL Mandrel Alloy 35|
|Stem||ANVL Swage (40mm)|
|Crank||SRAM Descendent Carbon DUB (32t/170mm)|
|Rear Der.||SRAM XO1 Eagle|
|Cassette||SRAM XG 1275 (10-50t)|
|Shifter||SRAM XO1 Eagle|
|Brakes||SRAM Code RSC|
|Post||RockShox Reverb Stealth 1x Remote|
|Wheels||Stans Flow MK3 Team|
|Tire Front||Maxxis Minion DHF 3C WT (27.5x2.5)|
|Tire Rear||Maxxis Minion DHRII 3C WT (27.5x2.4)|
|Saddle||ANVL Forge Cromo|
It’s time for high pivot technology to make the leap from world cup downhill tracks to your local trail network. At 130mm of rear wheel travel, the Druid is a wolf in sheep's clothing. With geometry that balances stability and agility, the Druid is adaptable; nimble enough to hammer out trail rides after work and burly enough for weekend shuttles. Its high pivot Trifecta suspension platform has the ability to generate grip and pop almost simultaneously while offering an unworldly ability to absorb the big hits. All over the mountain, the more you ask of the Druid, the more it gives.
Frame spec Travel: 130mm Recommended Fork Travel: 140/150mm Wheel size: 29" Suspension: Trifecta Designed for: Aggressive TrailSize: SM, MD, LG, XL Colour: Cosmic Eggplant/ Mr. Brownstone/ Blue Steel