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    Niner RLT 9 - 3 Star SRAM Rival 1

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    RLT 9 Aluminum

    Niner's standout 3-star SRAM Rival 1 parts kit simplifies your life with a single chainring Easton crank, DT Swiss G 1800 SPLINE wheels, and Schwalbe tires for miles of gravel goodness.

    Ride beyond the city limits without going beyond your budget.
    The unmatched versatility of this gravel bike gives its rider pure, unfettered freedom and access virtually everywhere. Sprint from asphalt to cinder path, swerve onto some singletrack, cut across to a gravel road, unspool a few miles, hop a gutter, cut through the alley, and back into the bike lane.

    RIDER TYPE: Gravel
    SIZE RANGE: 47cm, 50cm, 53cm, 56cm, 59cm, 62cm

    COLORS: Forge Grey/Skye Blue

    • SRAM Rival 1 single-chainring shifting with Easton cranks.
    • DT Swiss G 1800 SPLINE 25 wheels
    • Easton alloy cranks

    "Niner felt like “good” wasn’t enough so they took the entire RLT9 line and gave it thru-axles along with a new fork." - The Radavist

    - FEATURES -

    Adventure awaits... all aboard aluminum.

    The RLT 9 maximizes your freedom and access to the Road Less Traveled. Nothing is stopping you from achieving your off-road aspirations with affordable, high performing materials, elegant engineering, and a fully-featured frameset. No surface can’t be ridden, no side roads that must be skipped. And best of all, the RLT 9 offers unbeatable value at every level.

    Niner’s 6061 aluminum RLT 9 is welded with hydroformed aluminum tubing. This material is universally praised for its affordability and versatility. Before welding, they are careful to shape the tubing to optimize strength, durability, and stiffness while keeping it as lightweight as possible.

    The latest version of our vaunted aluminum gravel frame features a new, forged chainstay yoke to improve tire clearance and stiffness. This design leaves us with an elegant and simple multi-talented platform.

    Fork in the road? No problem with RDO carbon out front.

    Upfront, the RLT 9 features Niner's all-new RDO carbon fiber fork. It’s made from their famous Race Day Optimized carbon fiber built with a unique process that optimizes complete compaction of the carbon layers under heat and pressure. They keep this fork light and stiff while improving compliance over rough surfaces by maximizing the finished product's carbon-to-resin ratio.

    The brake hose is routed internally through a fully sleeved guide tube, which means no more fishing for wires. Multiple racks, fenders, and cargo mounts make light work of heavy loads. The 12x100mm thru-axle and flat mount disc brake attachments are compatible with contemporary components. Finally, the new fork features internal wire routing and fitment for a hub dynamo-powered light for fully off-grid adventures.

    Choose your wheels, choose your adventure.

    With more tire clearance than ever before, the RLT 9 can accommodate tires as wide as 700x50c. And if you prefer smaller diameter wheels with wider rubber, interchangeability is easy. Swap to 650b wheels and fit tires as wide as 2.0.

    Everyone has a different reason for the ride. Durable, affordable aluminum is ideal for a range of rides. Anything is possible - from ripping around campus to a cross-continent cruise, the RLT 9 has it handled.

    Frame features fit for going farther.

    The RLT 9 is made for gravel roads around the world. And if you’re serious about literally riding anywhere in the world, this bike will get you there.

    Multiple mounting points on the frame give you the option to fit bottles, bags, racks, fenders, and, frankly, almost any accessory that could be bolted to your bike. Custom bags mounted to the frame won’t require straps, and gear of all sorts can ride along with you.

    Internal cable routing keeps the frame looking tidy. Combined with a PF30 bottom bracket shell, it’s easy to fit a geared or single-speed drivetrain and either mechanical or electronic shifting. And if your rides tend to take a turn for the rowdy, there’s even room to fit a dropper post.

    - NINER TECHNOLOGY -

    • Room to Roam
      Need room to roam? Niner has it. The RKT 9 RDO has space for 29x2.3” tires.

    • Integrated Frame Mounts
      So many ways to carry all your adventure gear. 26 threaded mounts to fit custom bags, bottles, racks, fenders, lights, and more.

    • Fireroad Geometry
      Niner designed this bike to keep you comfortable on those long rides. RLT 9 gravel bikes have longer chainstays, lower bottom bracket height and slacker headtube angles.

    • Interchangeable Wheel Size
      The Niner RLT 9 bikes are designed to fit both 700c and 650b wheels for ultimate versatility and adaptability to suit any adventure.

    • Biocentric Bottom Bracket
      Fit any drivetrain, geared or single-speed: no bolt-on hubs, no chain tensioners cluttering your ride, no brake adjustments with gear changes.

    • Niner RDO Carbon Fork
      Custom 12x100mm gravel-tuned RDO carbon fork with a rack, fender and bottle mounts, plus internal cable and dynamo routing, perfect for those long hauls.

    • Lifetime Warranty
      Ride, race, rally. Niner has you covered with warranty service, small parts, and a support team that actually answers the phone.

    - Bike Sizing -

    Looking for the perfect size? Check out 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!

    Niner recommends sizing down for a more maneuverable ride or sizing up for more stability for riders who fall between sizes.

    Rider Height Frame Size
    4'11" to 5'3" 47cm
    5'2" to 5'6" 50cm
    5'5" to 5'9" 53cm
    5'8" to 6.' 56cm
    5'11" to 6'3" 59cm
    6'2" to 6'6" 62cm

    - TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS -

    Frame NINER HYDROFORMED 6061 ALUMINUM; INTEGRATED BOTTLE, BAG, RACK AND FENDER MOUNTS; FLAT MOUNT; 12X142 THRU-AXLE
    Fork NINER RDO FULL CARBON; INTEGRATED BOTTLE, BAG, RACK AND FENDER MOUNTS; INTERNAL CABLE ROUTING; FLAT MOUNT; 12X100 THRU-AXLE
    Shock N/A
    Tubes/Sealant STANS NO TUBES SEALANT (2 X 2OZ BOTTLES)
    Front-wheel DT SWISS G 1800 SPLINE 25, CENTERLOCK, 100X12MM
    Rear-wheel DT SWISS G 1800 SPLINE 25, CENTERLOCK, 100X12MM
    Front Tire SCHWALBE G-ONE ALLROUND EVO SUPER TERRAIN TLE ADDIX SPEEDGRIP, 700 X 45
    Rear Tire SCHWALBE G-ONE ALLROUND EVO SUPER TERRAIN TLE ADDIX SPEEDGRIP, 700 X 45
    Brakes SRAM RIVAL 1 HRD FLAT MOUNT
    Brake Levers SRAM RIVAL 1 HRD
    Brake rotors SRAM CENTERLINE 160/160MM CL ROTORS
    Chain SRAM PC 1130 11SP
    Front shifter SRAM RIVAL 1 HRD
    Rear shifter SRAM RIVAL 1 HRD 11SP
    Front derailleur N/A
    Rear derailleur SRAM RIVAL 1 LONG CAGE
    Cassette SRAM - PG 1130 11-42T
    Crankset EASTON EA90 40T
    Bottom bracket EASTON PF30
    Saddle NINER CUSTOM TR WITH CR-MO RAILS, PRINTED NINER GRAPHIC
    Seatpost NINER CARBON, 400MM
    Handlebar EASTON EA50 AX
    Stem NINER ALLOY
    Headset NINER INTEGRATED SHIS DESCRIPTION IS42/28.6|IS52/40
    Grips NINER BAR TAPE
    Approximate weight 21.5 LBS

    - NINER GEOMETRY -

    47cm 50cm 53cm 56cm 59cm 62cm
    Top Tube Length 510
    525 545 565
    585
    605
    Head Tube Angle 70° 70.5° 71° 71.5° 72° 72.5°
    Head Tube Length 105
    125
    145 165 185 205
    Seat Tube Angle 74.5° 74° 73.5° 73° 73° 72.5°
    Seat Tube Length 430
    460 490 520 550 580
    Bottom Bracket Drop 75
    75
    75
    70
    70
    70
    Chainstay Length 435 435 435 435 435 435
    Horizontal Chainstay 430 430 430 430 430 430
    Front Center 582 589 599 610 625 634
    Wheelbase 1005 1012 1023 1036 1051 1060
    Standover Height 705
    728
    753
    780
    805
    830
    Reach 361
    365
    374
    383
    397
    407
    Stack 537
    558
    578
    594
    615
    636
    Fork Rake 45 45 45 45 45 45

    - WARRANTY -

    We're an authorized Niner dealer, which means that every bike we sell is backed by Niner's warranty, including a one-year complete bike warranty and a lifetime frame warranty.  For full details, click here.