Friday, March 16, 2012

Dartmoor Hornet


Hornet 2012
Hornet 2012
Hornet 2012
Hornet 2012

Dartmoor Hornet 2012 - $580

Lightweight freeride/all mountain/4X hardtail frame made of butted and heat treated 7075 aluminium tubes. The new Hornet is available in three sizes and comes with a hydroformed down tube perfectly fitted to the new tapered head tube. This gives a much stronger connection than a standard welded gusset and looks much cleaner. Head tube takes the Blaze or Flash headsets and all forks with 1.1/8” or tapered steerer. New oval top tube. New dropout designed to take re-shaped chain stay and seat stay tubes. Replaceable gear hanger. BB shell with ISCG-03 mount.

Dropouts: 135x10mm;
BB: Euro 68mm;
Headsets: tapered (34mm/49,57mm);
Seat post diam.: 31.6mm.
Seat clamp diam.: 34.9mm;
Sizes: 14”, 16”, 18”.
Weight: 2.20kg (14”), 2.24kg (16”), 2,30kg (18”).
Recommended fork travel: 100-150mm.

Top tube (14”): 570mm
Top tube (16”): 575mm
Top tube (18”): 604mm
Rear triangle: 420mm
Head tube: 115mm
Seat tube (14”): 356mm
Seat tube (16”): 406mm
Seat tube (18”): 460mm
BB height (100mm travel): -26mm
BB height (150mm travel): -8mm
WB (100mm travel/14”): 1066mm
WB (150mm travel/14”): 1086mm
WB (100mm travel/16”): 1078mm
WB (150mm travel/16”): 1096mm
WB (100mm travel/18”): 1118mm
WB (150mm travel/18”): 1131mm
HT angle (100mm travel): 69.5°
HT angle (150mm travel): 67.5°
ST angle (100mm travel): 71.5°
ST angle (150mm travel): 69.5°

Geometry calculated for
the RS Pike/Argyle type forks:
with 100mm travel (491mm height)
with 150mm travel (541mm height)


Hornet 2011
Hornet 2011
Hornet 2011
Hornet 2011

Dartmoor Hornet 2011 - $460

Lightweight freeride/all mountain hardtail frame made of butted and heat treated alu 7005 tubes. Hydroformed top and down tubes. New custom BB shell with the ISCG-03 mount and new stiff plate between SS tubes to make the seat tube area stronger. Head tube for semi-integrated headsets.
Hornet was tested in all mountain conditions by our best racing rider Remek Oleszkiewicz and in freeride actions the frame was successfully tested by Polish freeride legend Szczęki (Jaws) is his hardtail bike.
Rear triangle: 420mm.
Top tube: 570mm (14’’)/575mm (16’’).
HT angle: 69°.
BB: Euro 68mm.
Seat post diam.: 31.6mm.
Dropouts: 135x10mm.
Sizes: 14’’/16’’.
Weight: 2.05kg