2016-2017 Canfield Balance

2016-2017 Balance


  • 27.5” Aggressive All Mountain / 165mm travel
  • 7005 aluminum with an all new, stiff CNC’d upper link
  • Patented Canfield Balance Formula Suspension
  • Cane Creek Double Barrel Air CS or DVO Topaz included, DVO Jade and Push ElevenSix upgrade options available
  • 142 x 12mm rear dropouts, axle included
  • Tapered headtube
  • 15mm pivot bearings
  • Replaceable rear derailleur hanger, spare hanger included
  • Anodized and factory raw frame options
  • Available in Small, Medium, Large and X-Large


  • Shock Specs – 216mm x 63mm, (22mmX8mm/36mmX8mm hardware)
  • Recommend fork length – 160mm – 170mm
  • Headset – Tapered 44mm upper/49.6mm lower
  • Front derailleur – Not available
  • Bottom bracket – 73mm, threaded
  • Seatpost – 30.9mm, stealth dropper compatible
  • Seatpost clamp – 35mm
  • Rear dropouts – 142mm x 12mm, Canfield axle included
  • 650b+ compatibility – Up to 35i rim/2.8 tire
  • ISCG tabs – ISCG 05/MRP AMg V2 chain guide recommended
  • Brake mount – IS, (international standard)


Small Medium Large XLarge
Top Tube Length (Effective) 572mm 593mm 614mm 636mm
Reach 419mm 438mm 457mm 476mm
Stack 591mm 596mm 600mm 610mm
Standover Height 691mm 727mm 750mm 755mm
Seat Tube Length 394mm 432mm 470mm 508mm
Wheel Base 1155mm 1176mm 1191mm 1220mm
Head Tube Angle 65° 65° 65° 65°
Seat Tube Angle (Effective) 75.5° 75.5° 75.5° 75.5°
Seat Tube Angle (Actual) 70.2° 70.5° 70.2° 70.2°
Chainstay Length 420mm 420mm 420mm 420mm
Bottom Bracket Drop 12.4mm 12.4mm 12.4mm 12.4mm
Bottom Bracket Height (*Approximate) 343mm 343mm 343mm 343mm
Head Tube length 105mm 110mmm 120mm 125mm
*Geo based on 552mm axle to crown fork (Rock Shox Pike)