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Trek Marlin 6 - 2017/2018

Marlin takes its cue from light, fast XC bikes. The right wheel size for each frame size, performance pedigree, and unbeatable ride feel make Marlin the perfect trail rider. When you're ready for longer days on the bike, bigger challenges ...(Read More)

Trek Marlin 6
  • Color: Dnister Black
  • Color: Roarange
  • Color: Matte Waterloo Blue

Details

Marlin takes its cue from light, fast XC bikes. The right wheel size for each frame size, performance pedigree, and unbeatable ride feel make Marlin the perfect trail rider.

When you're ready for longer days on the bike, bigger challenges on the trail, and all the fun of the full mountain biking experience, you're ready for Marlin.

Key Features

- Ride the fastest wheel that fits with Smart Wheel Size
- Ride-tuned aluminum frame is XC light, mountain tough
- Extended size range gives you a better fit for a better ride

Trek’s Smart Wheel Size

The right wheel size paired with your frame size gives you the perfect combination of responsiveness and control.

Trek's Smart Wheel Size

Specs

Frame Alpha Silver Aluminum w/semi-integrated head tube, rack & fender mounts, G2 Geometry on 29ers
Fork RST Gila, coil spring, preload, mechanical lockout, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset on 29ers, 100mm travel (13.5: 80mm travel)
Headset 1-1/8-inch threadless, semi-integrated, semi-cartridge bearings
Rims/Wheels Bontrager Connection 32-hole double-walled
Hubs Front: Formula DC20 alloy; Rear: DC22 alloy
Spokes Bontrager 14-gauge
Tires Bontrager XR2: Front: 29 x 2.2; Rear: 29 x 2.0 (13.5 & 15.5 Frame: 27.5 x 2.0)
Crankset Shimano Tourney TY501
Chainrings 42/34/24
Bottom Bracket Sealed cartridge
Chain KMC Z7
Front Derailleur Shimano Tourney TY500
Rear Derailleur Shimano Altus
Rear Cogs Shimano HG20, 8-speed: 12-32
Shifters Shimano Altus M310
Handlebars Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 15mm rise
Tape/Grips Bontrager Satellite Plus, ergonomic
Stem Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 7mm rise, Blendr compatible
Brake Levers Tektro
Brakes Tektro M285 hydraulic disc
Pedals Wellgo nylon platform
Saddle Bontrager Evoke 1
Seat Post Bontrager SSR, 2-bolt head, 27.2mm, 12mm offset

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Trek Marlin

Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN
Matte Waterloo Blue / 13.5-inch / 27.5-inch 00601479452040 532468
Matte Waterloo Blue / 15.5-inch / 27.5-inch 00601479452057 532469
Matte Waterloo Blue / 17.5-inch / 27.5-inch
Matte Waterloo Blue / 18.5-inch / 27.5-inch
Matte Waterloo Blue / 19.5-inch / 27.5-inch
Matte Waterloo Blue / 21.5-inch / 27.5-inch
Matte Waterloo Blue / 23-inch / 27.5-inch
Dnister Black / 13.5-inch / 27.5-inch 00601479451968 532460
Dnister Black / 15.5-inch / 27.5-inch 00601479451975 532461
Dnister Black / 17.5-inch / 27.5-inch
Dnister Black / 18.5-inch / 27.5-inch
Dnister Black / 19.5-inch / 27.5-inch