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  1. #1
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    Options for carbon "North American" geometry disc?

    Other than the Crux disc, Hakkalugi and Altamira 1.3 (2013 Fuji Altamira CX 1.3 Cyclocross Bike -) what are the options for carbon disc CX or gravel grinders with "North American" geometry? The Fuji can be had for a great price, even lower than the Performance link, enough so that the heavy oem wheels will be replaced and still come in for a great value for a new bike.

    In order of importance (if the frame fits)
    Lower BB with slacker angles and longer wheelbase; looking to do multi-hour training rides and would like to mimic traditional road bike feel without the high and short CX ergos

    Then Price, Disc, Carbon, 135mm spacing

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    Options for carbon "North American" geometry disc?

    Niner RLT?
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    How do you define low and slack? Redline is right there with the Crux IMO with a 72 HTA and 70mm BB drop. Cannondale is a touch higher, but with longer chainstays as well. Foundry has some nice options as well. I think the pivot vault also looks like a good choice, but the BB is a bit high. I would look at Focus and Jamis as well (I think they both have disc options).

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