Signal Ti Deore

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Signal Ti Deore

Titanium aggressive hard tail 29er mountain bike

£1,999.00

An aggressive titanium 29er hardtail trail bike with Deore 12 speed groupset and RockShox Recon fork: the bike for flat-out speed and sessioning the groomed trail centre trails

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  • Frame

    Title
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  • 1. components

    Saddle
    Sonder Aspect Riser 780mm
    Saddle
    Seatpost
    Signal Ti Frame

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    Saddle

    • Sonder Aspect Riser 780mm

    • Sonder Aspect Riser [OEM]

      In general riser bars tend to be wider than flat bars and may have slightly more flex to give a more forgiving ride. As you go into descents and your arms drop below your knees the additional height gained on your front end will help you take control of the steep descents.

      That said you can get all bar types in a range of widths and stiffnesses and front end height can be adjusted with spacers like our Sonder Rings, so sometimes you just have to ignore the mumbojumbo and make your call on style and personal preference and there is nothing wrong with that.

    • Sonder Kura 138 / Black

      +£19.99

    • Sonder Kura

      Adventure cycling is diverse; in the course of a single trip you can find km's of asphalt, traverse rutted grasslands, weave through thickly forest singletrack, climb loose gravel track or descend steep rocky trails.

      It is unlikely you are going to find a single saddle position for all of this terrain. With this in mind Kura has a flat longitudinal profile with a gentle lateral curvature to give an extended saddle area, allowing you to position yourself around the saddle as you move between road, downhill, and climbing.

      The honeycomb base reduces weight whilst still providing structure and support that adapts and flexes with your motion.

      Titanium rails giving 50 mm of forward and back adjustment to help you find your sweet spot. Titanium is more forgiving than steel so provides a little more comfort.

      Slightly wider than our Adobe saddle, it may provide additional comfort for riders with wider sit bones.

    Saddle

    • Sonder Kura 138 / Black

      +£19.99

    • Sonder Kura

      Adventure cycling is diverse; in the course of a single trip you can find km's of asphalt, traverse rutted grasslands, weave through thickly forest singletrack, climb loose gravel track or descend steep rocky trails.

      It is unlikely you are going to find a single saddle position for all of this terrain. With this in mind Kura has a flat longitudinal profile with a gentle lateral curvature to give an extended saddle area, allowing you to position yourself around the saddle as you move between road, downhill, and climbing.

      The honeycomb base reduces weight whilst still providing structure and support that adapts and flexes with your motion.

      Titanium rails giving 50 mm of forward and back adjustment to help you find your sweet spot. Titanium is more forgiving than steel so provides a little more comfort.

      Slightly wider than our Adobe saddle, it may provide additional comfort for riders with wider sit bones.

    Seatpost

  • 2. forks

    Forks
    Rockshox Recon RL Silver 130mm / 29er 150mm / 27.5 100mm / 29

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    Forks

    • Rockshox Recon RL Silver 130mm / 29er

    • Rockshox Recon RL Silver
    • Rockshox Recon RL Silver 150mm / 27.5

    • Rockshox Recon RL Silver
    • Rockshox Recon RL Silver 100mm / 29

    • Rockshox Recon RL Silver
  • 3. wheels

    Wheels
    No Bottle Cages

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    Wheels

    • No Bottle Cages (none)

    • No Bottle Cages
    • Sonder Nova 27.5+ Wheelset Shimano

      +£0.00

    • Sonder Nova 27.5+ [OEM] Wheelset

      Whether you're navigating rock gardens or tackling steep climbs, Novas will consistently give you a boost when the roads are rough and the terrain is tricky. Machine built for precision on Sonder’s sealed hubs.

      Our design team’s expertise along with the factories we use mean that we can accelerate trickle-down technology to this price point.

      Boost: wider, stiffer, tougher

      Nova's boost hub is wider than a standard hub; extra width between the flanges promotes a shallower spoke bracing angle to create a stronger, stiffer wheel. A wider hub also means a shorter chainstay, more mud clearance, and better tyre clearance.

      Wider rims mean tyres work better

      38mm lightweight aluminium rims make this wheelset ideal for rock gardens and technical terrain – you can run 2.6" - 3" tyres, which will plump up really nicely to give a broad contact patch for maximum traction and confidence.

      Built to take abuse

      Novas have sealed bearings that are easily serviceable without the need for specialist tools. Plain-gauge spokes have been chosen to keep the wheels super-strong, whether you’re landing big drops or loading your bike with luggage. And a steel free-hub body will take years of abuse. You could go round the world on these wheels.

    • Sonder Alpha 27.5 HG

      +£149.99

    • Sonder Alpha 27.5 [OEM]

      Alphas are our performance 27.5" wheelset for big hits and big tyres. Whether you're riding down Top Chief at Fort William or riding the black routes at Bike Park Wales, Alphas will consistently spin up to speed and keep rolling to help you ride with fluid precision over the trails.

      Our design team’s expertise along with the factories we use mean that we can accelerate trickle-down technology to this price point.

      Alpha hubs: wider, stiffer, tougher, faster

      Alpha’s boost hub is wider than a standard hub; extra width between the flanges promotes a shallower spoke bracing angle to create a stronger, stiffer wheel. A wider hub also means a shorter chainstay, more mud clearance, and better tyre clearance. To make them faster we’ve used a 6 pawl freehub, which gives 120 points of engagement for immediate response when you turn the pedals (most hubs only have 60, which means you have to turn the pedals further before engaging the freehub). Oh, and the hubs sound amazing! Finally, sealed cartridge bearings just keep rolling and rolling.

      Wider rims mean tyres work better

      35mm lightweight aluminium rims make this wheelset ideal for rock gardens and technical terrain – you can run 2.4" - 3" tyres, which will plump up really nicely to give a broad contact patch for maximum traction and confidence.

      Built to take abuse

      Alphas have sealed bearings that are easily serviceable without the need for specialist tools. Double-butted spokes have been chosen to keep the wheels super-strong, whether you’re landing big drops or loading your bike with luggage. And a 17mm alloy axle make these hubs super-stiff and super-strong. You could race round the world on these wheels. Silk Road Mountain Race here we come!

  • 4. pedals

    Pedals
    No Pedals

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    Pedals

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    • Sonder Torque Black

      +£25.99

    • Sonder Torque

      Pedals: the humble yet essential afterthought that make all that time spent pondering over components worth the pain. Where would we be without them?

      Seriously grippy, reliable, and stable; Torque gives you the confidence to put down the power whatever the weather.

      A light and tough thermoplastic body combined with LSL sealed bearings around a CNC machined Cr-Mo makes Torque the kind of pedal you can depend on to withstand hours of use and abuse.

      Twelve 4 mm replaceable grip pins on each side of the pedal let you customise how much grip you’ll need and boost durability.

    • Sonder Slingshot Black

      +£49.99

    • Sonder Slingshot

      The wide platform Slingshot pedal is designed to provide the support, control and confidence you need for a variety of riding, whether on trail, gravel or road.

      • Wide 87x90 platform made from 6061 aluminium
      • Double-sided adjustable SPD clips
      • Chromoly axle with sealed bearings

      The Slingshot's wide foot platform provides plenty of support to the foot for more comfortable pedalling over long distances, reducing hot-spots. This additional foot support also gives you greater control of the rear end of the bike on tight turns or technical trail.

      If you're using the Slingshot for mountain biking, the pedal's wide surface gives you a platform to stand on unclipped, ready to bail out if needed, on heart rate-quickening sketchy sections.

      With double-sided SPD clips and a large pedal area, the Slingshot is easy to clip in and out of in a hurry. A clipless system provides greater pedalling efficiency when climbing and more control when descending.

    • Shimano M520 Pedal Black

      +£34.99

    • Shimano M520 Pedal
  • 5. accessories

    Lights
    No Lights
    Mudguards
    No Mudguards

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    Lights

    • No Lights

    • No Lights
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    • Tau Rear

      +£14.99

    • Tau

      Bright enough to blind you when you turn it on so you can be sure that other road users will also see you.

      Tau+ front safety light offers 65 lumens of 270° ultra wide lighting with 10 m beam distance.

      Tau- rear safety light will shed out 20 lumens of 270° ultra wide lighting from the red COB LED strip

      Tau is visible from up to 100 m and is water resistant so they will happily brighten your way even on the gloomiest of days and is impact resistant from 1 m.

      Switch protection prevents any unwanted battery usage and battery capacity indicator will let you know when the juice is running low.

      Only 22g including the USB rechargeable battery and LED lights that never need replacing will keep you light and bright for years to come!

      Each Tau light comes with a bigger and a smaller strap to fit with most bars/seat posts and if you need it even bigger, just lace the bands together to make a larger loop.

    • Exposure Trace Pack Exposure Trace Pack

      +£84.99

    • Exposure Trace Pack

      The Trace MK2 + TraceR DayBright is a lightweight front and rear rechargeable light set for staying safe and visible when commuting and road cycling at night.

      Manufactured in the UK, they both come in an aluminium body with three different brightness settings, six lighting modes, side illumination and seat post and handlebar mounts compatible with multiple different mounts. The Trace MK2 has a 10% power increase on the old model and a traffic light Fuel Gauge so you don’t get caught out.

      The DayBright pulse pattern is specially designed to be more visible in daylight than a regular light pulse, and is visible from over a kilometre away - even in the brightest part of the day.

      The TraceR MK1 DayBright comes with Exposure's Optimised Mode Selector. This allows you to choose a light pattern and brightness that fits your ride type and length, whether it's a quick dash across town or an all-night adventure.

    Mudguards

    • No Mudguards (none)

    • No Mudguards
    • Sonder Fender Front MTB

      +£4.99

    • Sonder Fender

      The Sonder Front Fender protects you from excessive mud splatter on wet, mucky trails. These lightweight plastic mudguards don’t require any special fixings on your bike and can be strapped straight onto your forks with 4 cable ties (supplied).

      Made from durable polypropylene, if the Fender does meet its end, it can be easily recycled by most councils or at your local recycling centres.

Initial Price
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Grand Price
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Description

The Signal is fast, it’s for flat out speed.

It pedals like an XC bike, descends like an enduro bike, and captures the rawness of riding a hardtail on fast, flowy singletrack. Stand up, sprint, and ride it hard on groomed descents at Llandegla and Glentress or take it to the big mountains and get loose.

At a glance
  • Fast and aggressive titanium 29er hardtail trail bike
  • Frame: Signal Ti aeronautical grade titanium frame, custom options available.
  • Fork: Rockshox Recon RL Silver / 130mm / 29
    Brakes: Shimano Deore  M6100
  • Groupset: Shimano Deore, 12 speed, 10-51
  • Wheelset: Sonder Nova 29 / Shimano
  • Clearance for up to 2.6" tyres

That low BB and long wheelbase gives a planted and stable feel through the corners and on high speed descents, the low stack height leaves you with less of that ‘tall’ 29er feeling – you’ll feel like you’re in the bike, not on the bike.

Big wheels roll faster. The 29 in wheels can be paired with 2.2 to 2.6ins tyres with clearance for winter conditions.

The titanium Signal frame is stiff, light and durable. 3Al 2.5V Aeronautical grade titanium tubing softens trail buzz and provides the engaging and lively feel that only Titanium can.

Why Deore

Shimano drivetrains are designed, engineered and manufactured to work as complete drivetrain systems. Shimano's new microspline hub means that you can run a 10 tooth cassette for a huge gear range. The new EV shifters and brakes provide loads of adjustment to get the perfect position as well as a rock-solid feel on the bars.

Features

2.6” tyre clearance

​Bucketloads of clearance for 2.6” tyres gives you the benefits of higher volume tyres without getting clogged up in UK conditions.

Aggressive trail geometry

​Neil has designed the Signal Ti to suit his aggressive riding style. A low bottom bracket makes it corner like its on rails, a spacious reach gives you room to move around on the bike, and the 66/74 head and seat angles give you the confidence to bomb the descents and while still being able to climb like a mountain goat.

Guided internal cable routing

​Guided internally routed cables for a clean look and silent ride.

Titanium frame

Nothing looks quite so good as the famously resilient and durable titanium. Signal Ti’s aeronautical grade titanium tubing absorbs shock to soften the ride without any loss to feel or speed. ​

Custom available

​We can customise any aspect of our Ti bikes. Come to us with what you want and Neil will make it happen.

Build Spec
Build Signal Ti Deore
Frameset
Frame: Signal Ti Frame
Fork: Rockshox Recon RL Silver / 130mm / 29
Headset: FSA Orbit C-40-ACB Headset / 7.8mm Spacer
Seat Clamp:
Group Set
Brake Front: Shimano Deore M6100 Brake / Right / 1000mm
Brake Rear: Shimano Deore M6100 Brake / Left / 2000mm
Rotor Front: Shimano RT66 Rotor / 6 Bolt / 180mm
Rotor Rear: Shimano RT66 Rotor / 6 Bolt / 160mm
Rear Mech: Shimano Deore M6100 Rear Derailleur / 1 / 12
Rear Shifter: Shimano Deore M6100 Shifter / 12 / Direct
Chainset: Shimano Deore M6100 Crankset / 170mm / 32t
Bottom Bracket: Shimano BB52 Bottom Bracket
Chain: Shimano SLX Chain / 12 / 120
Cassette: Shimano Deore M6100 Cassette / 12 / 10-51t
Finishing Kit
Stem: Sonder Piskie / 31.8mm / 45mm
Seatpost: Sonder Seatpost / 31.6mm / 400mm
Saddle: Sonder Zone / 133 / Black
Tape/Grips: Sonder Clutch / Black
Handlebar: Sonder Aspect Riser
Wheelset
Wheels: Sonder Nova 29 Wheelset / Shimano
Front Tyre: Vittoria Mazza / TNT / 29 / 2.4
Rear Tyre: Vittoria Martello / TNT / 29 / 2.35
Tubes: WTB Inner Tube / 29 / 1.9-2.3
Weight
Frame: S: 1.97 kg; M: 2.0 kg; L: 2.1 kg; XL: 2.14 kg
Built: S: 12.4 kg; M: 12.65 kg; L: 13.8 kg; XL: 13.9 kg
Pedals not included with full builds
Geometry and Sizing

Sizing

It is important to get the right size bike, if the bike fits it will be faster, more comfortable, and easier to handle. You can also take into consideration the standover height to ensure you pick a bike that will be a good fit. If you measure your inside leg and ensure there is a minimum of an inch from the toptube to your crotch this will give you enough seatpost adjustment to find your optimum saddle height. Generally we recommend:
Small
Riders between 5ft 2in and 5ft 7in
Medium
Riders between 5ft 6in and 5ft 10in
Large
Riders between 5ft 9in and 6ft 2in
X-Large
Riders of 6ft 2in +
Size Small Medium Large X-Large
ST - Seat tube 400 425 465 485
ETT - Effective Top Tube 585 606 634 664
HT - Head tube 100 105 115 125
HA - Head angle 66 66 66 66
SA - Seat tube angle 74 74 74 74
CS - Chainstay 430-450 430-450 430-450 430-450
BB - BB drop 65 65 65 65
FO - Fork offset 42/51 42/51 42/51 42/51
WB - Wheelbase 1127 1149 1183 1220
SO - Standover 730 738 760 772
RE - Reach 412.5 432.5 457.5 485
SK - Stack 601 606 615 624
Tyre
Frame Spec
Titanium 29er hardtail mountain bike frame
Weight: S: 1.97kg; M: 2.0kg; L: 2.1kg; XL: 2.14kg
3Al/2.5V Aeronautical Grade Hand Welded Titanium Frame
148 mm boost thru axle standard
Clearance for 2.6” tyres
IS42.IS52 headset to give low stack height
73 mm BB shell
Internal, fully guided cable routing
Stealth dropper routing
31.6 mm seatpost diameter, 34.9 mm clamp
Optimised for 130 mm travel suspension fork (42 or 51 mm offset)
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