The Karate Monkey frame features updated, progressive trail geometry, a new tubeset, and Surly’s Gnot-Boost rear dropout system to support multiple drivetrain and wheel size configurations.
- 100% Surly 4130 chromoly steel frame and fork; double-butted main triangle and 44mm headtube
- Tubeset uses the same trumpet tubes found on Instigator 2.0 frame
- Adjustable rear dropouts with 145mm Gnot-Boost spacing works with 142 x 12, 148 x 12mm, and 135mm w/ 10/12 washer
- Internal dropper seatpost routing
- 30.9mm seat tube ID
- Clearance for 29 x 2.55 or 27.5 x 3 tires