Felt Edict 3 Full Suspension Mountain Bike 2019 [Review]
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FELT EDICT 3 FULL SUSPENSION BIKE 2019
The Felt Edict is a powerful bike built for any rugged terrain and if you are someone that loves the great outdoors, then look no further this bike has got you covered.
It features a RockShox suspension with a full carbon frame and an SRAM GX 12-speed drivetrain infused with a Shimano MT500 disc brakes to makes the bike light, tough and easy handle to traverse mountainous routes.
GREAT FELTS SUSPENSION SYSTEM AND SRAM GX EAGLE 12-SPEED SHIFTERS
Fully reinforced with FELTS FAST suspension system which works with the DebonAir Deluxe RL shock and the Reba RL SoloAir fork to provide easy pedalling and smooth control while riding across difficult terrains without having the rider working up much sweat. The SRAM GX Eagle shifters come with a 12-speed derailleur and a 6k powerspline stylo to get you from standstill to top speed in no time.
DEVOX PAULEY HANDLEBAR SUPPORTED BY MAXXIS ARDENT TYRES
Equipped with a Devox 6061 flattop handlebar, stem and grips for the rider to lock on to and also fully supported by a tubeless-ready Maxxis Ardent EXO tyre, the bike was built for speed and quick manoeuvres. The MT-500 hydraulic brake discs also keeps the propulsion in check in every condition without skidding or derailing.
Also giving it grit in the area of speed is the Alex MD25 rims with boost thru hubs and double-butted stainless-steel spokes that ensure flexibility and great performance.
SIZES: Small, Medium, Large and Xtra-Large
WEIGHT: 28lb 1.4 oz (12.74kg)
WHEEL SIZE: 29”
FRAME: UHC advanced carbon fiber with full carbon dropouts
SHIFTERS: SRAM GX Eagle, 12 speed
CRANKS: SRAM Stylo6K PowerSpline
RIMS: Alex MD25 compatible with tubeless tires, 32 holes 25mm inner width
SEATPOST: FELT butted 6061, dual bolt with FELT single bolt clamp and 30.9mm diameter
REAR SHOCK: RockShox Deluxe RL DebonAir , 190mm x 40mm, travel: 100mm
FORK: RockShox Reba RL Solo Air with motion control, 51mm offset, travel: 120mm
BRAKES: Shimano MT-500 hydraulic disc, 180mm rotors for the front and 160mm for the rear.
HUBS: Front: 15 x 110mm Boost thru-axle, Center lock Rear: XD Driver, 12 x 148mm Boost thru-axle with Center lock
SPOKES: 2.0/1.8mm double-butted stainless steel
TIRES: Maxxis Ardent, tubeless-ready, EXO, 29 X 2,25”
STEMS AND GRIPS: Devox 6061 flat-top stems: 31.8mm with Chromoly bolts, Devox Pauley grips
SADDLE: Prologo Kappa RS, T2.0 rails
ISCG TABS: ISCG05, 2 bolt
CHAIN GUIDE: OneUp components top guide
CHAINRINGS: 34 tooth
BOTTOM BRACKET: SRAM PowerSpline, BSA threaded, 73mm
PEDALS: Not included
Very versatile with excellent suspensions
Essentially built for speed
Wide and tough tires
The forks are a tad-bit heavy
The FELT EDICT 3 full-suspension bike has it all in the bag. Versatility, speed and a lightweight build with a tough finishing. The bikes SRAM GX Eagle 12 speed shifter alongside its suspension system makes it a go-to bike for racing, exercising and cross-country riding especially when taking on a difficult landscape. Taking the FELT EDICT 3 on a ride is always an experience worth having.