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Have you ever ever eyeballed a professional rider’s bike and wished you had one which seemed identical to it? Effectively when you’re a fan of the Forbidden Synthesis Manufacturing facility Workforce, your likelihood is now! Forbidden has simply introduced the Dreadnought GX LTD Workforce Version, a reproduction of the workforce racers’ bikes that gives a extra inexpensive construct than the top-level bikes the professionals journey, however solely a few of us can afford.

It is a really restricted version construct, with solely 200 items obtainable. All of the LTD Workforce Version bikes can be assembled in Forbidden Bike Co.’s new facility within the firm’s house base of Cumberland, B.C. The LTD bikes do supply some customization choices, so learn up on all the small print under.

Dreadnought GX LTD Workforce Version – Construct Spec:

Forbidden LTD Team Edition bike

The LTD Workforce Version construct begins with a full carbon Dreadnought body, which presents 154mm of rear journey (and with their high-pivot suspension structure, that 154mm is designed to journey like an extended journey bike).

Forbidden Dreadnaught black

Forbidden didn’t skimp on suspension parts, providing a 170mm Rockshox ZEB Final and Tremendous Deluxe Final rear shock combo for the LTD Workforce Version (Fox, Ohlins and Push rear shock upgrades are additionally obtainable). SRAM provides their GX 12 pace drivetrain, and 4-piston Code R brakes with 200mm rotors entrance and rear.  

Forbidden high pivot CTE

There are some choices for the customer in terms of wheels: The LTD Workforce Version bikes include Crankbrothers Synthesis Enduro Alloy wheels, however you possibly can select between a 29” or combined dimension/mullet set. As for rubber, you’ll get a Maxxis Assegai 3C MaxTerra 2.5” entrance, and a Minion DHR II 3C MaxTerra 2.4” rear, however Forbidden says riders can select the casing they like (EXO+ or DoubleDown).

Forbidden Dreadnaught handlebar

Following their ‘One Experience Philosophy’, Forbidden specs every completely different body dimension with a unique rise handlebar. These bikes come outfitted with Burgtec MK3 Enduro stems (42.5mm attain) and Experience Huge Alloy Enduro bars; All bars are 800mm large however small frames get 15mm rise, mediums get 22.5mm, larges go to 30mm and XL’s run a 38mm rise. Burgtec additionally offers their Bar Tender Professional grips.

Oneup dropper post

A Fizik Terra X5 saddle sits atop a OneUp Elements V2 dropper put up. In response to body dimension, journey numbers are 120mm (small), 150mm (medium), 180mm (giant) and 210mm (XL).

Forbidden dreadnought
*Pictures by Liam Wallace / Dave Trumpore.

Final however not least, the customer additionally will get to decide on between two obtainable body colours – Blue Warmth (blue/black) or Stealth (black).


Under are charts displaying full body geometry for the Dreadnought in full 29er mode, or with Forbidden’s Ziggy Hyperlink and a combined wheel setup.

Forbidden Dreadnought geometry
Forbidden Dreadnought Ziggy link geometry
Take a look at this brief edit of Alex Storr shredding his Dreadnought in Verbier, Switzerland. Video by Thomas Doyle.

The Dreadnought GX LTD Workforce Version bikes can be found now, and retail for $6999 USD. Take a look at Forbidden Bike Co.’s web site for more information.



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