Ripley 3rd Gen

2018–2019

Ripley 3rd Gen: Vit P
Ripley3 vit P xt
Ripley 3rd Gen: Ti-Ho Silver
Ripley3 silver xt

The 3rd generation of the jack-of-all-trades Ripley LS, featuring an all new frame with increased stiffness and clearance for the new generation of 29" tires. The proven dual eccentric dw-link suspension keeps the tires in touch with the ground so your power is applied efficiently.

"This is the perfect bike for the rider who wants to put in long miles on adventurous, technical terrain."
- Teton Gravity Research

Frame Material Carbon front and rear triangle
Wheel Size 29” / will accommodate Maxxis 2.5 WT tires and some tires up to 2.6”
Front Travel 130-140mm forks
Rear Travel 120mm
Shock Specs 7.25" x 1.75"
Boost Axles 148mm rear / 110mm front
Seatpost Diameter 31.6mm
Rear Brake 160mm post mount / 180mm max rotor
Chainstay Length 444mm (17.5 inches)
Bottom Bracket Threaded (73mm English threaded)
Headset ZS44 upper / EC49 lower
Colors Vit P or Ti-Ho Silver (M, L, XL);Black/Vit P or Black/Silver (Small only)
Sizes S / M / L / XL
Years Manufactured 2018–2019

Archived Build Kits for the Ripley 3rd Gen

Build kits show components included when the Ripley 3rd Gen was last available.

Frame Only

Component Standard Component
Shock Fox Float DPS Performance Series EVOL 7.25 x 1.75

NX Eagle

Component Standard Component
Fork Fox Float 34 Performance Series 130mm, 29”, 15QR
Shock Fox Float DPS Performance Series EVOL 7.25 x 1.75
Wheels 938 Alloy, Ibis Hubs
Tires Schwalbe Nobby Nic 29” x 2.6”
Brakes SRAM Level
Brake Rotors SRAM Centerline 180 rotors
Crankset SRAM NX Eagle, DUB spindle, 30t Steel Ring
Bottom Bracket SRAM DUB BSA
Rear Derailleur SRAM Eagle NX 12 Speed
Shift Levers SRAM NX 12 Speed
Cassette SRAM PG 1230 11-50T
Chain SRAM Eagle NX with Power Lock, 12 speed
Headset Cane Creek 40: ZS44/EC49
Grips Lizard Skins Charger Evo
Handlebars Ibis 780mm Alloy
Stem Ibis 31.8mm (50, 60, 70, 80, 90mm)
Seatpost KS E30i Dropper (125 or 150mm)
Saddle WTB Silverado 142

GX Eagle

Component Standard Component
Fork Fox Float 34 Performance Series 130mm, 29”, 15QR
Shock Fox Float DPS Performance Series EVOL 7.25 x 1.75
Wheels 938 Alloy, Ibis Hubs
Tires Schwalbe Nobby Nic 29” x 2.6”
Brakes Shimano Deore 2 Piston
Brake Rotors Shimano SM-RT66 180
Crankset SRAM Descendant Alloy 175, DUB spindle, 32t Alloy Ring (170,175)
Bottom Bracket SRAM DUB BSA
Rear Derailleur SRAM Eagle GX 12 Speed
Shift Levers SRAM Eagle GX 12 Speed
Cassette SRAM XG 1275 10-50 12 speed
Chain SRAM Eagle GX with Power Lock, 12 speed
Headset Cane Creek 40: ZS44/EC49
Grips Lizard Skins Charger Evo
Handlebars Ibis 780mm Alloy
Stem Ibis 31.8mm (50, 60, 70, 80, 90mm)
Seatpost Bike Yoke Revive Dropper (125, 160 or 185mm). Note there is a 250lb rider weight limit on this post.
Saddle WTB Silverado 142

XT

Component Standard Component
Fork Fox Float 34 Performance Series 130mm, 29”, 15QR
Shock Fox Float DPS Performance Series EVOL 7.25 x 1.75
Wheels 938 Alloy, Ibis Hubs
Tires Schwalbe Nobby Nic 29” x 2.6”
Brakes Shimano XT M8000 2 piston
Brake Rotors Shimano SM-RT86 180
Crankset Shimano XT M8000 175, 24mm spindle, 30t Alloy Ring
Bottom Bracket Shimano XT MT800
Rear Derailleur Shimano XT Shadow Plus
Shift Levers Shimano XT
Cassette Shimano XT 11-46
Chain CN-HG700-11
Headset Cane Creek 40: ZS44/EC49
Grips Lizard Skins Charger Evo
Handlebars Ibis 800mm Carbon (10 or 30mm rise)
Stem Thomson Elite X4 Stem (40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, 100, 110)
Seatpost Bike Yoke Revive Dropper (125, 160 or 185mm). Note there is a 250lb rider weight limit on this post.
Saddle WTB Silverado 142

X01 Eagle

Component Standard Component
Fork Fox Float 34 Performance Series 130mm, 29”, 15QR
Shock Fox Float DPS Performance Series EVOL 7.25 x 1.75
Wheels 938 Alloy, Ibis Hubs
Tires Schwalbe Nobby Nic 29” x 2.6”
Brakes Shimano XT M8000 2 piston
Brake Rotors Shimano SM-RT86 180
Crankset SRAM X01 Eagle (170mm or 175mm), DUB spindle, 32t Alloy Ring
Bottom Bracket SRAM DUB BSA
Rear Derailleur SRAM Eagle X01 12 Speed
Shift Levers SRAM Eagle X01 12 Speed
Cassette SRAM XG 1295 EAGLE 10-50T
Chain SRAM X01 EAGLE Powerlock 12 speed chain
Headset Cane Creek 40: ZS44/EC49
Grips Lizard Skins Charger Evo
Handlebars Ibis 800mm Carbon (10 or 30mm rise)
Stem Thomson Elite X4 Stem (40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, 100, 110)
Seatpost Bike Yoke Revive Dropper (125, 160 or 185mm). Note there is a 250lb rider weight limit on this post.
Saddle WTB Silverado 142

XTR

Component Standard Component
Fork Fox Float 34 Factory Series 130mm, 29”, 15QR
Shock Fox Factory FLOAT DPS 7.25 x 1.75
Wheels 942 Carbon, i9 hubs
Tires Schwalbe Nobby Nic 29” x 2.6”
Brakes Shimano XTR M9100 2 piston
Brake Rotors Shimano SM-RT86 180
Crankset Race Face Next R 175 or 170mm, 32t Alloy Ring
Bottom Bracket Race Face BSA
Rear Derailleur Shimano XTR M9100 12 Spd
Shift Levers Shimano XTR M9100 12 Spd
Cassette Shimano XTR M9100 12 Spd 10-51T
Chain Shimano XTR M9100 12 Spd
Headset Cane Creek 40: ZS44/EC49
Grips Lizard Skins Charger Evo
Handlebars Enve M6 Bar 780mm
Stem Enve Mtn Stem 31.8mm (40, 55, 70mm)
Seatpost Bike Yoke Revive Dropper (125, 160 or 185mm). Note there is a 250lb rider weight limit on this post.
Saddle WTB Silverado Team

The latest setup guide/s for the Ripley 3rd Gen:

Setup Guide .pdf Torque Specs .pdf

Ripley3 geo

130mm Fork (537mm axle to crown)

Nominal Size   Small Medium Large X-Large
Seat Tube Length A 386 15.2 419 16.5 470 18.5 521 20.5
Top Tube Length B 546 21.5 600 23.6 619 24.4 640 25.2
Head Tube Length (4mm stack of lower cup not included) C 77.5 3.1 93 3.7 102 4 107 4.2
Chainstay Length D 444 17.5 444 17.5 444 17.5 444 17.5
Seat Tube Angle E 75° 75° 73° 73° 73° 73° 73° 73°
Head Tube Angle F 67.5° 67.5° 67.5° 67.5° 67.5° 67.5° 67.5° 67.5°
Wheelbase G 1144 45 1140 44.9 1167 45.9 1187 46.7
BB Height (with 2.6" tires) 330 13 330 13 330 13 330 13
Stack 605 23.8 619 24.4 625 24.6 632 24.9
Reach 383 15.1 411 16.2 428 16.9 448 17.6
Standover (mid toptube) 701 27.6 740 29.1 740 29.1 752 29.6
Trail 97 3.8 97 3.8 97 3.8 97 3.8

Sizing Guide (Rider Height)

s
152–165CM5'0"–5' 5"
m
163–175CM5'4"–5' 9"
l
175–188CM5'9"-6'2"
xl
183–198CM6'–6'6"

Dropper Post Saddle Height Calculations

Do not try to insert your post deeper than these measurements. Forcing the post can result in a seat tube failure.

IMPORTANT: Before riding, check the saddle to tire clearance with the dropper post fully dropped and the air out of the shock with frame compressed to bottom out.

Do not try to insert your post deeper than these measurements. Forcing the post can result in a seat tube failure.

Saddle height used for dropper measurements:

49mm rails-to-top.

Frame measurement S M L XL
Center-to-Top (mm) n/a 419 470 521
Max Insertion (mm) n/a 165 200 215

KS Lev

Measurement from center BB to center of saddle rail (mm)

Drop Min/Max S M L XL
175 Min n/a 717 733 769
  Max n/a 770 821 872
150 Min n/a 667 683 722
  Max n/a 730 781 832
125 Min n/a 615 645 696
  Max n/a 680 731 782
100 Min 567 569 620 671
  Max 607 640 691 742
80 Min 527 n/a n/a n/a
  Max 567 n/a n/a n/a