Raft Trail

RAFT TRAIL 120mm GX AXS RAF01Bs(XL)

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Ridley Elite Carbon

Ridley Elite Carbon

Advanced Position Geometry (APG)

Advanced Position Geometry (APG)

Suspension Setup

Suspension Setup

About Raft Trail

TR stands for trail, but it could also mean ‘total ripper’. The Raft TR full suspension MTB is Ridleys way of doing a 120mm travel downcountry bike.

Performance tuned suspension combined with a geometry that strikes a perfect balance between agile and stable. Confidence inspiring when needed while allowing you to get loose and wild where possible. With the slack 66.6 degree head angle and long wheelbase you are always in control.

The Raft TR has a lightweight carbon fiber frame that has mounting points for 2 bottle cages inside the front triangle. Other mounting points allow you to carry tools or other accessories such as a top tube pack on the bike. 

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Raft Trail

Ridley Elite Carbon

Our carbon is manufactured by world market leader: Toray. The Japanese manufacturer is leader in every aspect of carbon development and supplier to absolute top world brands in many industries. For the Elite Series, we use every type of available carbon: 60T, 50T, 30T and 24T.

The higher the 'Ton', the higher the tensile strength of the carbon fibers and the more intensive the development and processing. With 60T, you may need fewer layers of carbon to achieve the desired stiffness as well as the lightest possible bike, but if you built the whole frame with 60T you'd have a very uncomfortable, over-responsive ride. Hence, a mix of 24T, 30T, 50T and 60T carbon is essential as each carbon serves a certain purpose in perfectly balancing stiffness, weight and comfort.

Each bike's unique carbon mix is dependent on its purpose, such as climbing, endurance, etc. In addition, each area of each frame requires its own unique mix depending on its function such as to provide comfort or stiffness. It is here, in the unique carbon compositions, where Ridley makes the difference!

As all our professional teams ride our Ridley Elite Series bikes - including the likes of Tim Wellens, Caleb Ewan or Thomas De Gendt, this means that your bike is treated with the exact same care as theirs.

Ridley Elite Carbon

Advanced Position Geometry (APG)

The geometry is fully adapted to the intended use of the bicycle and the terrain.

The geometry is incredibly versatile and it makes the bike the perfect partner in

crime for all your races and offroad escapades.

Advanced Position Geometry (APG)

Suspension Setup

Made For 100 up to 120mm suspension

We chose to make the geometry suitable for different kind of riders,

A 100mm setup makes It easier to maneuver and give a more plush ride on the trail

As for the 120mm improves the handling on higher speed when riding over bumps and rocks and down country terrain.

Suspension Setup

Multiple Frame Mounts

Multiple mounting points for 2 bottle cages inside the front triangle. Other mounting points allow you to carry tools or other accessories on the bike to carry over the load that you normally store in your back pocket.

Multiple Frame Mounts

Dropper Post Ready

A dropper post is one of the biggest cycling innovations in the last decade. It has made riding all types of bikes easier, safer, and more efficient. The main benefit of a dropper post is increased safety while riding the lever system allows you to quickly move the saddle out of the way when approaching descents or trail obstacles. With the saddle out of the way, you’re able to be in the appropriate riding position to handle upcoming variations in terrain without fear of your saddle pitching you over the handlebars.

Dropper Post Ready

UDH Hanger

The universal derailleur hanger (UDH) is the new standard in the cycling world. Not only is this derailleur hanger compatible with all modern shifting groups, it also protects against derailleur breakage and chain drops. In mountain biking, UDH has long been very common, and Ridley is bringing the technology to other segments as well.


UDH Hanger

Specifications

  • Frame
    RAFT, Elite Series, 100/120mm travel, UDH, Boost 12x148, multiple mounting points, dropper post ready
  • Fork
    RockShox SID Select Charger , RL 29er 120mm TA15/110
  • Rear Shock
    RockShox DeLuxe Select+ , 190x45 , 2 Position Manual adjustment
  • Rear Brake
    SRAM Level TL DB , Flat Mount
  • Brake Type
    Flat Mount
  • Groupset
    Sram GX AXS 1x12sp
  • Crank
    SRAM Stylo 7K Eagle 175mm , 32T
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM GX Eagle AXS , 12s
  • Cassette
    SRAM XG-1275 Eagle , 10-52T , 12s
  • Handlebar
    Race Face Aeffect R , 10mm Rise , 760mm
  • Stem
    Race Face Aeffect R , 50 mm , 35mm clamping area
  • Front Brake
    SRAM Level TL DB
  • Seatpost
    Ridley Dropper post , 31.6mm , 125mm travel
  • Saddle
    Selle Italia SLR Boost , Manganese Rails , Black
  • Front Wheel
    4ZA Levanto XC DB F 28HL -3BF Boost- NO STI
  • Rear Wheel
    4ZA Levanto XC DB R 28HL -3BF Boost XD- NO STI
  • Outer Tyre
    Vittoria Barzo TNT G+ , 29x2.35" , Anthracite-Black-Black
  • Max Tire Clearance 700c (*)
    29" x 2.4"
  • Electric bike
    No
  • Size
    XL
  • Range
    Mountainbike
  • Material
    Carbon
  • Paint Finish
    Glossy
  • Weight Limit
    110 KG (Bike included)
  • EAN
    5400928395175
  • Niveau
    Elite Series
  • Pedals
    Not included **
  • Warranty period
    2 years (+ 3 years after registration)
  • faq_folderid
    63000237070

Geometry

What is my size?
I D B R A G C E S H J F
S M L XL
A
B 420 440 480 520
C 566 597 623 643
D 95 100 115 135
E 75.3 75.1 75.1 75.1
F 66.6 66.6 66.6 66.6
G 435 435 435 435
H 40 40 40 40
I 1133 1160 1189 1212
J
S 596 601 608 633
R 411 436 459 474

Every Ride Counts

Raft Trail

Meet our proud riders! They share photos of their new Raft Trail. Dive into this album for the top configurations and colors. The most stunning Ridleys worldwide, all in one place.

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Help & support

How can we help?

What is the seatpost diameter?

The frame is designed for seatpost with a 31,6mm diameter.

What type of bottom bracket is used on the bike?

The frame uses Press-fit BB92 bottom bracket standard.

Which headset type is used?

We use an oversized headset with 1 1/2" upper bearing and 1 1/2" lower bearing (IS52 | IS52)

Is the frame dropper post ready?

The frame is dropperpost ready.

Which seatpost clamp should be used on the frame

The frame is designed for seatpost with a 31,6mm diameter with a seatpost clamp of 34,9mm (Ridley article code SPCSNG4ZA011)

What is the weight of a Raft frame?

The weight of an unpainted frame is between 1834gr and 2028gr depending on the size

What travel does the frame allows?

The frame is developped for 100 to 120mm travel forks.

What is the maximum tire clearance of the Raft?

The frame can take up to 29x2,6" for all sizes

Which TA model is used on the frame?

The frame needs a 12mm TA for BOOST spacing (148mm) with a thread of 1.0mm (Ridley article code QRET124ZA045)

Can I use a remote lock-out on my Raft?

The frame from the Raft has internal cablerouting through the headset for the lock-out.

What brake mount is used?

The frame is developped for flatmount brakes for 160mm or 180mm rotor using an adapter

Which suspension hardware do I need for my rear shock?

The rear shock uses standard mounting hardware: 8x16 shaft hardware and a 8x22 body hardware.

What is the travel of the suspension system?

The frame is developped for 100mm travel (190x40) or 120mm travel (190x45) rear shock on the same frame.

Which small parts do I need for different setups?

Check the following tables for the different groupset setups

What shock lenght does the Raft use?

2 shock types can be used: 190x40 for 100mm travel or 190x45 for 120mm travel

Which hanger do I need?

The uses the Sram Universal Derailleur Hanger (UDH). This means you will find easily a replacement hanger wherever you are as it is a standardised hanger (Ridley article code HANUDHSRA001)

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