• 02-07-2013
    KillingtonVT
    2 Attachment(s)
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    Attachment 769601

    The Canfield Brothers 29er revolution continues with the ALL NEW Nimble 9. From the start of the redesign of the current Nimble 9, we wanted to give the bike a distinctive look different from what is currently available in chromo hardtails. We wanted to incorporate a hydro formed toptube and a 44mm head tube. New innovations include a removable front derailleur block that allows the frame to look super clean when setting it up as single speed. We also designed new sliding dropouts that are reminiscent of something seen on a custom motorcycle. Lastly, we gave the new Nimble 9 the innovative Canfield Brothers 29er geometry.

    We will be releasing the new Nimble 9 in nine colors, Canfield Glow in the Dark Sparkle Blue, Sparkle Orange, Sparkle Green, Matte Black, Gloss Black, Deep Red, Midnight, Forest Green and Limited Edition Chrome.

    Attachment 769600

    The Nimble 9 is currently in production with an estimated ship date of May 2013.

    Features:
    • 4130 chromoly steel
    • 68 head angle with a 120mm fork
    • Adjustable 16.25 - 16.9 chainstays
    • Lower toptube for increased stand over height
    • Custom sliding 135mm x 10mm rear dropouts for geared or single speed options
    • ED Black treated for corrosion resistance
    • NEW hydroformed toptube
    • Removable direct mount front derailleur block
    • Improved chainstay heel clearance
    • Two water bottle bosses
    • 6.5 lbs (estimated)
    • $750 US retail, ($800 Limited Edition Chrome)



    Build Specs:
    • Recommend fork lengths 100mm 120mm
    • Headset 44mm upper and lower cups
    • Front derailleur Shimano direct mount top pull, single bolt, or Sram HO series
    • Bottom bracket 73mm
    • Seat post 30.9mm
    • Seat clamp 35mm
    • Rear dropout spacing 135mm
    • Post brake mount



    Please call 801-548-2556 or email us at sales@canfieldbrothers.com for more details and pre-orders.
  • 02-07-2013
    evasive
    That looks fantastic. I can't wait to see photos of some of those colors. Well done, Canfield Brothers!
  • 02-07-2013
    VertKurt
    Sshawingggg!
  • 02-07-2013
    ferros
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    Beast!
  • 02-08-2013
    Pedal/Paddle
    OH YES! Love all the curves. Removable FD block is very nice. Fantastic.
  • 02-08-2013
    92gli
    Wow. Psyched you went with 30.9 seat post. Dropouts look so much cleaner than the old style.

    KVT - sent you a pm about the head tube length.
  • 02-08-2013
    Hoka Hey
    68* HT angle with 120mm? Same as Yelli?
    What is the weight compared to Yelli?
    2 x 10 readily compliant?
    I can swap all my parts straight across from my Yelli with the exception of headset parts?
    Send a blood red please...
  • 02-08-2013
    92gli
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by Hoka Hey View Post
    68* HT angle with 120mm? Same as Yelli? I think so
    What is the weight compared to Yelli? around 2 pounds heavier
    2 x 10 readily compliant? good question - probably depends on ring sizes just like the first version
    I can swap all my parts straight across from my Yelli with the exception of headset parts? Seems that way. Which is what I'm planning... as long as the headtube lengths are close.
    Send a blood red please...
    Gonna be green for me !

    Woot :)
  • 02-08-2013
    KillingtonVT
    1 Attachment(s)
    The NEW Nimble 9 Geo
  • 02-08-2013
    confused
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by KillingtonVT View Post

    Is the
    chrome real chrome or is it powder chrome?
  • 02-08-2013
    cSquared
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by confused View Post
    is the
    chrome real chrome or is it powder chrome?

    real!
  • 02-08-2013
    wobbem
    And why not a 140mm fork? 67* is working great for me on the Yelli.........
  • 02-08-2013
    bubba13
    Geo chart correction
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by KillingtonVT View Post

    Just wondering if the stand over for the L and XL is really that low. ;)

    The frame looks great guys.

    I also have two questions.
    1. Is there a limit to rear rotor size for the new Nimble?
    2. Is the seat brace a tube or a formed sheet of steel? (looks like a tube in the side shot but still not sure)

    Thanks!
  • 02-08-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by wobbem View Post
    And why not a 140mm fork? 67* is working great for me on the Yelli.........

    wobbem - The 100, 120 is just a recommendation. We know we'll have customers rocking an 80mm and 140mm on the new bike.
  • 02-08-2013
    VertKurt
    Just noticed that the new frame is $750 as opposed to the $650 older ones. Suddenly the Honzo looks appealing to me now...
  • 02-08-2013
    Scott forty G.
    Vin,

    When can you post up a picture of the Chrome color? And are you guys taking preorders? As soon as i see the Chrome i would like to put my pre-order in!
  • 02-08-2013
    bigcrs
    Really good looking frame.

    Looks like you guys it a home run with this one.
  • 02-08-2013
    Pedal/Paddle
    Preorder submitted! So excited about this frame.
  • 02-08-2013
    OldHouseMan
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by VertKurt View Post
    Just noticed that the new frame is $750 as opposed to the $650 older ones. Suddenly the Honzo looks appealing to me now...

    But then you wouldn't be supporting some pretty cool dudes.

    The new N9 looks pretty good!!!
  • 02-08-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by Scott forty G. View Post
    Vin,

    When can you post up a picture of the Chrome color? And are you guys taking preorders? As soon as i see the Chrome i would like to put my pre-order in!

    We won't see the other colors until production is complete... Judging from the responses in the last 24 hours, the Limited Edition Chrome's will be gone by the time the boat arrives with the shipment. It will be FULL, super shiny chrome!

    I updated our site today with the NEW Nimble 9 and set up the pre-order fields.

    Bubba13 - The chart is correct, SUPER low standover and the seat tube support is a tube. Max disc size will depend on what brakes you are running. I'll report more on this once with build it up with a couple of different brake options.
  • 02-08-2013
    r1Gel
    Whoa
    That rear disc mount/dropout design is way cool :cool: :thumbsup::thumbsup:
    And glow-in-the-dark? Seriously??? Fantastic! :eek: :cool:
  • 02-09-2013
    Barley
    That is sheer shexy'ness. Love the new look. The family jewels will love that standover height!

    My concern is with the increased beefiness and added weight . . . will it still be compliant and forgiving like an xc steel hardtail (ie. Sir 9) or is it going to be stiff and solid like a Cromag or Honzo?
  • 02-09-2013
    goldenaustin
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by KillingtonVT View Post
    Bubba13 - The chart is correct, SUPER low standover and the seat tube support is a tube. Max disc size will depend on what brakes you are running. I'll report more on this once with build it up with a couple of different brake options.

    So, the L and XL will have nearly twice as much standover as the Small and Med? Does this mean only the L/XL will have the seat tube support like in the pics, and the S/M will not have the support tube like the previous model? Any pics of all S/M next to a L/XL, or even just the S/M by itself?
  • 02-09-2013
    wv_bob
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by goldenaustin View Post
    So, the L and XL will have nearly twice as much standover as the Small and Med?

    Good catch, no way that's right. The L and XL have 16" standover heights per the chart.

    After sleeping on it, maybe the bike was designed for MTBR, where everyone recommends the biggest frame you can ride and people ask if 29ers are appropriate for little people. A size Large with 16" standover would be perfect in that case.
  • 02-10-2013
    trumpus
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    Any idea I'd the frame will take a surly Knard on the rear?
  • 02-10-2013
    KillingtonVT
    1 Attachment(s)
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by goldenaustin View Post
    So, the L and XL will have nearly twice as much standover as the Small and Med? Does this mean only the L/XL will have the seat tube support like in the pics, and the S/M will not have the support tube like the previous model? Any pics of all S/M next to a L/XL, or even just the S/M by itself?

    Great catch guys, the standover numbers I posted are all WAY off! The standovers will be pretty close on all the sizes and I just uploaded the chart with the correct standovers.

    Here's a drawing of all the sizes for comparision:
    Attachment 770334
  • 02-10-2013
    mtbnachos
    This is a pound heavier and 100 bucks more than the previous edition? Please explain the drastic design change.
  • 02-11-2013
    needajob
    I am curious as to how many limited edition chrome are being made?
  • 02-11-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by needajob View Post
    I am curious as to how many limited edition chrome are being made?

    About 10% of our production run.
  • 02-12-2013
    cpfitness
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by VertKurt View Post
    Just noticed that the new frame is $750 as opposed to the $650 older ones. Suddenly the Honzo looks appealing to me now...

    cheapskate
  • 02-12-2013
    cpfitness
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by mtbnachos View Post
    This is a pound heavier and 100 bucks more than the previous edition? Please explain the drastic design change.

    WHo the hell died and made you boss? lol

    At least you said please.
  • 02-12-2013
    VertKurt
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by cpfitness View Post
    cheapskate

    It is what it is times and are rough nowadays, but the Honzo shares near identical geometry to the nimble 9 and is $200 cheaper. I don't see what the big deal is.
  • 02-12-2013
    tao
    I suggest a game of "one of these things is not like the other".
  • 02-13-2013
    AOK
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    So when do we get to see pics of the new frame built up?
  • 02-13-2013
    cpfitness
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by VertKurt View Post
    It is what it is times and are rough nowadays, but the Honzo shares near identical geometry to the nimble 9 and is $200 cheaper. I don't see what the big deal is.

    I was just breaking your balls! Personally I agree with you, the specs on the 2 bikes seem the same and it seems like the Canfields were playing a bit of catchup with the tapered headtube. BUt gotta give them credit for the style points that go with a hydroformed STEEL top tube. I'm sure it exists elsewhere but I haven't seen it. I'm a bit of a newb to MTB but I know back in college my roommate had a Kona and it was a great bike but I get the feeling that Kona is a bit larger of a company with greater buying power and bigger marketing budget than the canfield bros. It's natural that the smaller company needs to charge a bit more. Besides, a lot more frame color options with the Bros!
  • 02-13-2013
    KillingtonVT
    We are planning a photo shoot next week with Sean on a few of our local trails. Hoping to get a few static full build shots as well as a few riding shots that we'll be using for the new website.
  • 02-13-2013
    djembe975
    Are the frames powdercoated?
  • 02-13-2013
    cSquared
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by djembe975 View Post
    are the frames powdercoated?

    yes-
  • 02-13-2013
    c-wal
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    Any possibility of a 12x142 dropout option?
    Thanks!
  • 02-14-2013
    Aaron1017
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by cSquared View Post
    yes-

    What were the 2011-2012 frames? Paint? They chipped and wore easily.
  • 02-14-2013
    92gli
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by Aaron1017 View Post
    What were the 2011-2012 frames? Paint?

    yes

    I'm surprised at people complaining about $750 for a frame in this day and age. But if it helps you, we have a forum member here who a lot of people buy parts from. He happens to be a canfield dealer and might be able to help you out a little. PM me if you want to know. Out of respect for canfield I'm not going to post it here.
  • 02-14-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by c-wal View Post
    Any possibility of a 12x142 dropout option?
    Thanks!

    The 142x12 option is certainly something that we have spoke about in great lengths. However, the custom dropouts we are using on our new Nimble are SUPER expensive. For us to do an aftermarket 142 option, between the 2 dropouts and axle, we would have to sell them for over $100. This could be something we entertain down the road, but at this time it just didn't seem to be cost effective.
  • 02-14-2013
    tkblazer
    Can't wait for them to show up! I think I my finally retire my purple yelli for a chrome n9. I'll have to check if my boss preordered our three frames for the guys at the shop
  • 02-15-2013
    jimithng23
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by KillingtonVT View Post
    The 142x12 option is certainly something that we have spoke about in great lengths. However, the custom dropouts we are using on our new Nimble are SUPER expensive. For us to do an aftermarket 142 option, between the 2 dropouts and axle, we would have to sell them for over $100. This could be something we entertain down the road, but at this time it just didn't seem to be cost effective.

    I'd pay $100 for 142.

    Just sayin...
  • 02-15-2013
    jimithng23
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by KillingtonVT View Post
    The 142x12 option is certainly something that we have spoke about in great lengths. However, the custom dropouts we are using on our new Nimble are SUPER expensive. For us to do an aftermarket 142 option, between the 2 dropouts and axle, we would have to sell them for over $100. This could be something we entertain down the road, but at this time it just didn't seem to be cost effective.

    And...if you can give me some semblance of confidence that 142s will be available down the road, the Nimble 9 just moved to the top of my list.
  • 02-15-2013
    Lets-Ride
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by jimithng23 View Post
    And...if you can give me some semblance of confidence that 142s will be available down the road, the Nimble 9 just moved to the top of my list.

    I was thinking the same exact thing except I would order my N9 today if I knew 142x12 would be possible. $100.00 sounds good to me.
  • 02-15-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by Lets-Ride View Post
    I was thinking the same exact thing except I would order my N9 today if I knew 142x12 would be possible. $100.00 sounds good to me.

    We COMPLETELY understand... HOWEVER, we have to meet order mins before we can pull this off.
  • 02-16-2013
    sslos
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    I can see where geared, AM type riders might want 142x12.
    Personally, my 1speed Chris King with Fun Bolts offers a super stiff rear axle on my N9.

    Los
  • 02-17-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by sslos View Post
    I can see where geared, AM type riders might want 142x12.
    Personally, my 1speed Chris King with Fun Bolts offers a super stiff rear axle on my N9.

    Los

    I've always had great luck with running Fun Bolts, they are super solid!
  • 02-19-2013
    savo
    This frame looks really beautiful and I'm thinking I could change my Yelli for a new N9.
    Which size is the blue frame pictured here and in the Canfield's webpage?
    How much is the clearance for rear tire with dropouts slided all the way forward?
  • 02-19-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by savo View Post
    This frame looks really beautiful and I'm thinking I could change my Yelli for a new N9.
    Which size is the blue frame pictured here and in the Canfield's webpage?
    How much is the clearance for rear tire with dropouts slided all the way forward?

    The production sample we received is a large. I'll slide our dropouts all the way in and try to grab a pic or two later this week.
  • 02-19-2013
    slapmackie
    1 Attachment(s)
    My new nimble trike!!
    Saweeet!
  • 02-19-2013
    going29AZ
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by sslos View Post
    I can see where geared, AM type riders might want 142x12.
    Personally, my 1speed Chris King with Fun Bolts offers a super stiff rear axle on my N9.

    Los


    Agreed fun bolts with SS or geared (1x9) was pretty stiff rear axle for me...142x12 IMHO is a non-issue.
  • 02-21-2013
    KillingtonVT
    1 Attachment(s)
    A Little Teaser
    Here's a quick teaser... I'll get her in the studio tomorrow night and get some good images to post up. With the narrow Kenda 2.2 Small Blocks, there is plenty of tire clearance with the stays pushed all the way forward... 16.25"!
    Attachment 774228
  • 02-21-2013
    goldenaustin
    Wow, very nice! What size frame and fork is that?
  • 02-21-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by goldenaustin View Post
    Wow, very nice! What size frame and fork is that?

    That is our Large Sample with an X Fusion Slide 120.
  • 02-21-2013
    bigcrs
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by KillingtonVT View Post
    Here's a quick teaser... I'll get her in the studio tomorrow night and get some good images to post up. With the narrow Kenda 2.2 Small Blocks, there is plenty of tire clearance with the stays pushed all the way forward... 16.25"!
    Attachment 774228

    Wow for sure! For a 29er it looks like a sharp handling 26er. Hot!

    You guys gotta get some dirt demos going on in Bellingham!
  • 02-22-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by bigcrs View Post
    You guys gotta get some dirt demos going on in Bellingham!

    It's in the plans for this year for sure!
  • 02-24-2013
    KillingtonVT
    3 Attachment(s)
    A few more images of the NEW Nimble 9 Built. I included a chainstay image to show clearance in the shortest position. We have a set of Maxxis Ardent 2.4's on order and will post a comparison image as soon as we have them. We have also had a ton of questions as if a Gnard would fit... however, we pushed the limits as far as we could when designing the chainstays on this bike to be a short as possible, have as much tire clearance as possible AND still have it front derailleur compatible. Widening the stays to fit a Gnard 3.0 would have compromised our original design aspirations.
    Attachment 775064

    Attachment 775066

    Attachment 775067
  • 02-25-2013
    KillingtonVT
    1 Attachment(s)
    One more from Sean's first ride out yesterday:
    Attachment 775406
    We will post a full ride report once we have a little more time on the bike. Sean did say how stoked he was and said, "The new frame corners even harder with 16.25" chain stays. This bike changes direction instantly!" Sean always thought that the old Nimble wheelied well before, the even shorter stays were very noticeable and made the new frame that much more fun to ride.
  • 02-25-2013
    randyjackson
    nice
  • 02-26-2013
    Pedal/Paddle
    Looks great. If possible could we have the stack measurement? First frame up build and I'm agonizing over every detail while I wait for May. :thumbsup: Thanks.
  • 02-26-2013
    rob1035
    New frame is great!

    any idea how long you will keep selling the post mount and SS-only dropouts for the OG N9? Its on my "to-do" list, but haven't gotten down to it
  • 02-26-2013
    KillingtonVT
    1 Attachment(s)
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by rob1035 View Post
    New frame is great!

    any idea how long you will keep selling the post mount and SS-only dropouts for the OG N9? Its on my "to-do" list, but haven't gotten down to it

    We still have a few in stock. I was just looking at them over the weekend when we were shooting all the service parts for the new site. Just let us know when you are ready!
    Attachment 775762
  • 02-27-2013
    RobInfo
    I love my 2012 Nimble 9, set up as a singlespeed it's great for tearing up east coast singletrack. The 2012 frames a little porky for a hardtail, but you usually don't notice it in the woods. The new Nimble 9 has some cool features, I'm not entirely a weight weenie, but at 6.5 lbs the frame seems too heavy for XC use.
  • 02-28-2013
    rideeatrepeat
    Finally we're seeing some standover love given to the XL frames! I'm in the process of choosing my 1st 29er HT and I'm always amazed and the high standover for the XL's.
    Until now. Thanks !
    Oh, and when someone gets an XL built up PLEEEASE post it here !
  • 03-03-2013
    KillingtonVT
    2 Attachment(s)
    2.4 Maxxis Ardent with the dropouts all the way forward.
    Attachment 777122

    Attachment 777531
  • 03-04-2013
    dfiler
    I can't wait! Time to start figuring out how to unload my current nimble.

    As a single speeder, I like the look of the new frame. Besides having a removeable front derailer mount, the rear caliper position will make the bike even cleaner.
  • 03-10-2013
    bubba13
    Any full pictures of the new Nimble with the 2.4 Ardents? The pictures with those little tires are just wrong...
  • 03-14-2013
    rob1035
    I'm wondering who will be the first to [try to?] cram a Knard in the back of a N9...:p

    My gen 1 N9 has beaucoup room in the back, sliders slammed, Ardent 2.4 on narrow rims. Gen 2 seemingly has more...
  • 03-14-2013
    sslos
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by bubba13 View Post
    Any full pictures of the new Nimble with the 2.4 Ardents? The pictures with those little tires are just wrong...

    Quote:

    Originally Posted by KillingtonVT View Post
    2.4 Maxxis Ardent with the dropouts all the way forward.
    Attachment 777122

    Attachment 777531

    Ummm...

    Los
  • 03-14-2013
    bubba13
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by sslos View Post
    Ummm...

    Los

    FULL pictures...as in entire bike.

    Any more updates on rear rotor fitment for the new 9? Would like to run a 180 rotor with new XT calipers.

    Thanks!
  • 04-07-2013
    Trailmosher
    I have a couple of questions on the N9.2; sorry if any of those has already been answered in the thread:

    1) Does it support 8" rear rotors?
    2) Why is the fork length on the geo chart 480mm for a 100mm Fox F29, which as far as I know has 500mm (are measurments incl 20% sag)?
    3) What is actually the complete frame weigth on an M size (including bolts and drop outs)? The estimate of 6.5 lbs was on an L, I guess.

    I'd appreciate anyone's help.
    ...and please do the 142x12!
  • 04-08-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by Trailmosher View Post
    I have a couple of questions on the N9.2; sorry if any of those has already been answered in the thread:

    1) Does it support 8" rear rotors?
    2) Why is the fork length on the geo chart 480mm for a 100mm Fox F29, which as far as I know has 500mm (are measurments incl 20% sag)?
    3) What is actually the complete frame weigth on an M size (including bolts and drop outs)? The estimate of 6.5 lbs was on an L, I guess.

    I'd appreciate anyone's help.
    ...and please do the 142x12!

    Trailmosher - We designed the post mount with enough clearance to run a 180mm. Lance thinks a 200mm will fit, I'll have to test fit one for you.

    The A to C of a Fox F29 100, is 500.8mm which is what we are basing our geo of off. (Our Geo chart is updated.)

    The frames are back from their ED black treatment and are going to paint this week. I will have actual weights shortly as soon as they are back. We are expecting them to come in slightly over our estimates from the tweaks we have made from our sample. I will have a little more on this as soon as possible.

    Cheers
  • 04-08-2013
    AOK
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by KillingtonVT View Post
    The A to C of a Fox F29 120, is 500.8mm which is what we are basing our geo of off.

    Is that a sagged a-c?

    Because I also thought that a unsagged f29 at 100mm was around 500mm.
  • 04-09-2013
    flymybike
    Trailmosher -The new N9 will fit any size brake rotor. The sliding dropouts allow allot of clearance.

    The A to C on a 100mm Fox is a 500.8. That's what the new bikes geo is based on. 120 travel forks and up will be fine on this bike. Vin's updating the geo chart. Thanks for the heads up.
  • 04-15-2013
    ElwoodT
    is the sparkle green expected to be the same the same as the older frames?
  • 04-16-2013
    KillingtonVT
    3 Attachment(s)
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by ElwoodT View Post
    is the sparkle green expected to be the same the same as the older frames?

    ***Edited, we decided to do our PNW Green instead, (Pacific Northwest) and they came out beautiful!
    Attachment 792876

    Attachment 792874

    Attachment 792875
  • 04-19-2013
    AOK
    1 Attachment(s)
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    New chrome... From Canfield's Facebook page.
  • 04-19-2013
    Coach417
    WOW!!!! At this point, that's all I can say.
  • 04-20-2013
    dfiler
    And here I was pretending I wasn't going to buy the new version.
  • 04-20-2013
    Coach417
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by dfiler View Post
    And here I was pretending I wasn't going to buy the new version.

    You and me both!

    ....damn it
  • 04-20-2013
    DBY
    That's a great looking frame!
  • 04-21-2013
    fishwrinkle
    AHHHHH!!!!! i hope chrome xl's are still available in 2 wks when i finally will have enough dough for one of these very fine looking frames
  • 04-30-2013
    Widget
    The NEW Canfield Brothers Nimble 9
    Just placed my order for a chrome XL! It's going to be FLY!
  • 04-30-2013
    fishwrinkle
    ^^^ yeah i'm going to place my chrome xl order on friday, which cant get here soon enough.
  • 05-07-2013
    ast
    2 Attachment(s)
    It's Here!!!! (NZ)
    So exciting!
  • 05-07-2013
    ast
    1 Attachment(s)
    New Nimble 9
    Chrome...
  • 05-08-2013
    Widget
    Did they give any heads up on a tracking number etc?
  • 05-08-2013
    Coach417
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by ast View Post
    Chrome...


    Tease! Take off her top!
  • 05-08-2013
    dfiler
    Those photos sent me over the edge. Large chrome - order placed.

    It looks like the single speed dropouts aren't available yet though. Or at least they aren't listed on the website. I'll inquire and report back.
  • 05-08-2013
    KillingtonVT
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by Widget View Post
    Did they give any heads up on a tracking number etc?

    Ast's was air shipped in as part of our New Zealand distributor's order, the US shipment is currently in transit, on the boat. These will be arriving in just a couple of weeks and we will be pushing SUPER hard to get all of our preorders as quickly as possible. And yes, Sean will email out tracking numbers as they are available...
  • 05-08-2013
    dfiler
    A rep from Canfield has confirmed that there is no single speed dropout for the G2 yet.

    The frames are due the 31st and they'll be staying up all night until they're shipped out. So let's cross our fingers that the shipping container(s) get to Canfield on time. If so, we should start seeing these in people's hands by the middle of June.

    Or perhaps earlier but I'm trying not to get my hopes up. I'm confident that they're doing everything possible to get us the new nimbles as soon as possible, but there is always the possibility of shipping or customs delays.
  • 05-08-2013
    ast
    2 Attachment(s)
    Chrome Nimble 9
    Chrome in all it's glory!
  • 05-08-2013
    wv_bob
    That's purty. Size small?
  • 05-08-2013
    flymybike
    That's a medium. That's hot!
  • 05-08-2013
    Pedal/Paddle
    Sweet!
  • 05-08-2013
    dfiler
    I think my keyboard just shorted out from drool.
  • 05-08-2013
    Coach417
    Ohhhh my! That is gorgeous. No offense to the brothers Canfield, but I would have to de-sticker that thing. It is is way too nice for wallpaper.
  • 05-08-2013
    fishwrinkle
    eww wee! looks like i just got that pre-order in on time this past friday. i cant wait, cuz that chrome is titties. AST why dont you have some built up pics of her yet? lol