The Muirwoods is at home in the concrete jungle, built for jumping curbs and cutting through a park on the way to the grocery store or class. This is the classic bike shop employee commuter bike — a steel mountain bike with slick tires — built for the everyday rider.
WHEEL SIZE: 650B+
SIZE RANGE: S, M, L, XL
COLOR: Gloss Silver/Black
The Muirwoods RC uses a double butted Series 2 CrMo rame with sliding dropouts for internally geared hub compatibility and large volume 650B wheels and tires.
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A
MOUNTAIN BIKE SPENDS TOO
MUCH TIME IN THE CITY.
The Muirwoods uses a butted Series 1 4130 CrMo frame and fork with 29” tires, disc brakes, full fender and rack mounts, and two bottle bosses. The Muirwoods RC uses a double butted Series 2 CrMo rame with sliding dropouts for internally geared hub compatibility and large volume 650B wheels and tires.
Hydraulic disc brakes provide smooth, controlled stopping in all conditions with minimal maintenance.
REFLECTIVE GRAPHICS AND TIRES
The Muirwoods features reflective frame graphics and tire sidewalls add visibility for urban commuting.
The Muirwoods RC is the ultimate mountain bike based commuter with a Series 2 CrMo frame featuring new slider dropouts for chain tensioning, an internally geared 8-speed Shimano Nexus hub, and 650Bx47mm “Road Plus” tires that accelerate quickly and roll almost as fast as skinnier road tires while eating up potholes and curbs.
Looking for the perfect size? Checkout our handy quick reference chart below (NOTE: The chart assumes average limb and torso proportions). Not sure about your size? Just send us your measurements using our Bike Sizing form and one of our experts will help you out!
|Rider Height||Frame Size|
|5'3" to 5'6"||S|
|5'6" to 5'9"||M|
|5'9" to 6'0"||L|
|6'0" to 6'2"||XL|
|Frame||Series 2 Double Butted CrMo w/Marin Slider Dropouts, 650B Wheels, Flat Mount Disc Brake, Fender and Rack Mounts, Rear Kickstand Mount|
|Fork||CrMo, Fender and Rack Eyelets, IS Disc Mount|
|Rim||Marin Aluminum Double Wall, 27mm Inner, Disc Specific|
|Hub Rear||Shimano Nexus 8-Speed Internally Geared Hub, Centerlock Disc, 32H|
|Hub Front||Forged Aluminum Alloy, Centerlock Disc, 32H|
|Spokes||14g Black Stainless Steel|
|Tires||WTB Horizon, 650Bx47mm, Wire Bead|
|Shift Lever||MicroSHIFT 8-Speed Thumb Shifter|
|Crankset||Forged Aluminum, Alloy Ring Guard, 42T|
|Bottom Bracket||Sealed Cartridge Bearings, Square Taper|
|Chain||KMC Z410RB w/ Anti-Corrosion Coating|
|Cassette||Shimano Nexus Cog, 19T|
|Brakes Front||Shimano BR-M201 Hydraulic Disc, 160mm Rotor|
|Brakes Rear||Shimano BR-M201 Hydraulic Disc, 160mm Rotor|
|Brake Levers||Shimano BL-M201 Hydraulic|
|Handlebar||Marin Alloy Swept-Back City Bar, 31.8mm Clamp|
|Stem||Marin 3D Forged Alloy|
|Headset||FSA No.8D, Sealed Cartridge Bearings|
|Seatpost||Marin Alloy, 27.2mm|
|Saddle||Marin Beyond Road Concept|
|Fender||Custom Extruded Aluminum Alloy w/ Stainless Hardware|
|Head Tube Angle||70.5||71.5||71.5||71.5|
|Head Tube Length (mm)||120||135||155||175|
|Seat Tube Angle||74.5||73.5||73.5||73.5|
|Seat Tube Length (mm)||381||432||483||521|
|Top Tube Effective (mm)||539.3||564.76||595.24||626|
|Fork Offset (mm)||45||45||45||45|
|Stand Over Height||639.67||687.36||731.84||764.8|
|Chain Stay (mm)||420||420||420||420|
|Seat Post Diameter||27.2||27.2||27.2||27.2|
|Handlebar Width (mm)||630||630||630||630|
|Stem Length (mm)||70||70||70||70|
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