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Nerve AL 29 9.9 SL CH
Nerve AL 8.9
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Nerve AL 9.9

€ 2,499*
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Available colours

  • deep black ano - white

  • acid storm

Shipping expenses

  • Germany + € 17.95

Packaging

  • BikeGuard + € 16.90

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The Nerve AL 29 is a thoroughbred performance bike. The stiff, lightweight frameset accelerates rapidly and also looks the part. A balanced geometry and compact frame result in a sporty, yet comfortable riding position. Fox supplies both front and rear suspension from their performance series, guaranteeing complete control, stability, and instant adjustability using the CTD switch.

Shimano’s XT groupset provides accurate, crisp gear shifts on even the most rutted trails. The lightweight Ritchey World Cup cockpit provides excellent control. Riding for hours on end is also made possible by the supremely comfortable, ergonomically designed Ergon SM30 saddle, rounding off an unbeatable overall package.

  • "Best Brands MountainBIKE in the categories:
    Best value-for-money seller and touring/all-mountain"

    MointainBIKE readers choice

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equipment

Stem Ritchey WCS 4-Axis (31,8)
Handlebar Ritchey WCS Flatbar 700
Grips Ergon GA-1
Saddle Ergon SM30 EVO
Seat post Ritchey WCS
Pedals none included
Colour deep black ano - white
acid storm
Weight 12,1 kg

Included in delivery
Tools Canyon Torque Wrench
Pump Canyon Shock pump
Handbook Canyon MTB handbook
Subject to technical modification without notice. Errors and omissions excepted.
 
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  • Hydroformed tubes
  • FEM optimized frame
  • Internally routed cables
  • Anti-squat kinematic
  • X12 thru-axle
  • Angular contact bearings in O-arrangement on pivot bearings
  • Downloads (PDF)
    Manual as pdf

 
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  • Three adjustment modes climb, trail and downhill
  • Special low-friction bearings in the shock eye
  • Boost valve
  • BVSV LV

Downloads (PDF)
Fox Service
Link Fox IRD App

 
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High Direct Mount

 
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  • 10-speed
  • Dyna-Sys component
  • 2-way shifter
  • Rapidfire Plus System
  • Instant-Release for even more direct shifting
  • Without shift display

Downloads (PDF)
Link Shimano Service
Manual_SL_M_780_EN.pdf

 
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  • Brake lever with servo wave mechanism for a faster response, more braking power and optimum modulation
  • Reach adjust without tools
  • Adjustable Free Stroke
  • Downloads (PDF)
    Link to the manufacturer's website

 
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  • DT Pro lock® Aluminium Nippel
  • DT Competition Straightpull Spokes
  • Tubeless ready rim tape
  • FR: 710 and RR: 810g
  • Downloads (PDF)
    Manual as pdf

 
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  • Black Chili Compound
  • 180 tpi
  • low rolling resistance

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Link to the manufacturer's website

 
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  • XC and trail modes
  • Closer gear ratios
  • 2 x10 crankset for all types of terrain
  • Optimized Q-factor

Downloads (PDF)
Manual_FC_M_785_EN
Link Shimano Service

 
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  • DEKRA-approved. Accurate ± 4%
  • For 3mm, 4mm, 5mm and 6mm Allen key and T25 (with adapter)
  • For torque between 3Nm and 12Nm
 
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  • With manometer
  • Lever for air outlet
  • Ergonomic grip
  • Up to 20,5bar / 300psi
 
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Downloads (PDF)
Manual as pdf

Geometry

geometrie

Bike Classification

Bikes in this category include those from categories 1 and 2 and are designed for harsher, unpaved terrain. The scope for these bikes includes occasional jumps up to a maximum height of 60 cm. Jumps of this scale can cause inexperienced riders to have accidents on landing, which can result in injury. Hardtail mountain bikes and full-suspension bikes with short travel are included in this category.


Frame size S (16")
M (17.5")
L (19")
XL (21.5")
A
Seat tube length 405
445
485
545
B
Top tube length 561.4
581.4
606.8
632.2
C
Head tube length 100
100
120
140
D
Head tube angle 70°
70°
70°
70°
E
Seat tube angle 74°
74°
74°
74°
F
Chainstay length 450
450
450
450
G
Wheel base 1090.6
1110.6
1137.4
1164.3
H
Stack 597.9
597.9
616.6
635.4
I
Reach 390
410
430
450
J
Stand-over height 790.2
802.2
820
862.5
K
Bottom bracket Offset -38
-38
-38
-38

Spacer 20
20
20
20

Stem length 70
80
90
100

Handlebar width 720
720
720
720

Crank length 170
175
175
175

Seat post diameter 30.9
30.9
30.9
30.9

Wheel radius including tyres 371.5
371.5
371.5
371.5

Wheel size 29"
29"
29"
29"

Fork installation length 510.8
510.8
510.8
510.8

Front fork travel 110
110
110
110

Rear shock travel 110
110
110
110

Shock length 184/44
184/44
184/44
184/44

HYDRO 14
minimizes gussets

TAPERED STEERER
for maximum stiffness

Canyon Through Axle
for maximum rear
wheel stiffness

one-piece top tube
saves weight by making weld seams redundant

Anti-Squat-Kinematics
Thanks to the position of the bearing points on the four-link, the so-called anti-squat kinematics, compensates pedal induced bob. Any lockout and high compression damping can be avoided. The rear triangle works sensitively, without any power loss and provides more comfort and traction.

X12 thru-axle
Stiffness is the greatest asset. This doesn't just apply to the frame, but also to the axles. By using an X12 thru-axle the stiffness is increased and bike handling is significantly improved.

Tapered Steerer
More rigidity: The stiffness of a fork can be increased 100% by enlarging the bearing diameter to 1 1/2 inch. The tapered head tube ensures the light weight of the entire system.

Hydro 14
The hydroformed tubes are produced in 14 reforming stages, and they make a frame design possible with optimum stiffness-to-weight ratios. The number of required welds is reduced because of the now superfluous gussets.

test reports

Very good – 122 points – BIKE-Tip

BIKE 06/2013 (model 2013): Three readers, eight bikes and just one mission: Which one is the best 29er fully? In the big BIKE readers test the test riders put eight touring full suspension bikes through their paces. The Canyon Nerve AL 9.9 scooped the BIKE tip with flying colours. more  »

Outstanding - test victory

MountainBike, 04/13 (model 2013): Grand Voyage - Mountain BIKE magazine tested 12 29er full suspension tourers in the 3000 Euro price category. The new Canyon AL 29 9.9 SL celebrated a dream debut by scooping the overall test victory! more  »