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    20" wheels with a suspension fork. Being a kid is awesome.

    Built for fun! With hard-wearing, scratch-resistant decals and a 50mm Zoom suspension fork, the Skid 20 is the perfect first mountain bike for your youngster.
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    Suspension fork

    The lightly sprung Zoom 50mm Suspension fork is ample for smaller riders, smoothing out uneven terrain as well as improving grip adding loads to the fun factor on bumpy trails or jumps.

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    Easy ride geometry

    Skid is designed to be a stable bike for kids inspiring their confidence and improving balance and riding skills. The frame also features a kicked top tube to lower the standover, making it ideal for smaller riders to get comfortable and confident riding since they can get their feet on the ground when they need to.

    DESIGNER NOTES.

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    MECHANICAL FORMED ALLOY FRAME

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    SUSPENSION FORK

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    MECHANICAL DISC BRAKES

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    KICKSTAND MOUNT

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    FENDER RACK MOUNT

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    EASY RIDE GEOMETRY

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    SIZE SPECIFIC CONTACT POINTS

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    BIGGER VOLUME TYRES

    WHY IT’S BEST.

    1. Desined with our easy ride geometry to inspire confidence and improve balance.
    2. The 1 X 6 Shimano drivetrain will help your youngster get use to changing gears without complication.
    3. The Skid is designed to easily fit higher volume 20" x 2.3" tyres what will help with mud clearance and improve grip.
    4. To ensure your younster is comfortable on the bike, it is equipped with: a kid's specific saddle, smaller, narrower bars, smaller diameter grips, reach adjustable brakes and a shorter crankset with smaller pedals
    5. A 50mm Zoom suspension fork will help smoothen the ride and give your little one the feel of a proper mountain bike
    6. A kids specific saddle, smaller grips and shorter cranck arms will ensure a comfortable ride.

    ENGINEERING NOTES.

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    1×6 SPEED SHIMANO DRIVETRAIN

    Skid 20 features a reliable, easy to use, Shimano Tourney 1x6spd drivetrain. This means younger riders has plenty of gears for any terrain, up or down.

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    EASY RIDE GEOMETRY

    Skid is designed to be a stable bike for kids inspiring their confidence and improving balance and riding skills.

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    HIGHER VOLUME TYRES

    Skid is designed to easily fit higher volume 20" x 2.3" tyres with plenty of mud clearance. Bigger tyres can increase the contact area and thus ride comfort, control and grip.

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    KICKSTAND MOUNT

    There is an integrated kickstand mount. The addition of a kickstand is neat and uncomplicated.

     silverback skid 20 suspension kids bike disc brakes

    MECHANICAL DISC BRAKES

    Skid comes with mechanical disc brakes. Disc brakes offer dependable all-weather performance over rim brakes and the lever pull is light for young riders. Levers are reach adjustable for smaller hands. Full-length cables keep brakes working better for longer, and maintenance easier.

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    MECHANICALLY-FORMED 6061 ALLOY FRAME

    Skid features a brand new frame for young riders. Trickle-down technology means that the new frame benefits from our leading platforms. The frame tubes are mechanically formed into complex shapes to increase strength and stiffness, minimizing weight and excess material use. Skid features a 1 1/8" headtube. Skid decals are applied under the clear coat for durability

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    RACK AND FENDER MOUNTS

    The frame features mounting points for a rear fender and pannier racks.

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    SIZE SPECIFIC CONTACT POINTS

    Skid is finished with a kid's specific saddle, smaller, narrower bars, smaller diameter grips, reach adjustable brakes and a shorter crankset with smaller pedals - all to suit smaller riders perfectly.

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    SUPER LOW STANDOVER

    Lower standover means that the Skid can be ridden by both male and female riders with more room for movement. This improves control and confidence on technical sections. It also allows for a longer dropper post to be used.

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    SUSPENSION FORK

    Skid features a Zoom suspension fork for a more comfortable ride, taking the sting out of trails.

    SPECIFICATIONS.

    DRIVETRAIN
    Crankset Steel, 152mm Crank Arm Length, w/Plastic Guard
    Cassette 14-28t 7spd
    Rear Der Shimano Tourney TY21-B
    Shifters Revoshift
    SUSPENSION
    Fork Zoom HL 565, 50mm travel
    WHEELS
    Hubs Cup and Cone Steel Threaded
    Rims 20" Alloy Single Wall
    Tyres 20x2.3
    COCKPIT
    Seatpost Alloy 27.2mm, 250mm
    Saddle 20" Kids Saddle
    Handlebar Black 25.4mm, 540mm W, 20mm Rise, 6deg back sweep
    Stem Alloy
    FRAME
    Frame Silverback 20" 6061 Aluminium, 11/8" Headtube,
    BRAKES
    Brake set Mechanical Disc Brakes
    WEIGHT
    Weight 11.17kg (Medium Frame, with tubes, without pedals)
    TRAVEL
    Travel F:50mm

    Disclaimer: Due to the nature of bike manufacturing, specification, finishes and price may be subject to change without prior written notification.

    Disclaimer: Due to Covid-related scheduling and component availability challenges, bike specifications are subject to change without notice. Specifications may not be exactly what is shown in the photo.

    FIND YOUR FIT

    FIND YOUR FIT.

    Proper bike fit is as important as getting the right bike for the job. Long term comfort and performance can be greatly improved with the right size bike. This acts as a guide only, so if you are unsure, please visit your Silverback reseller to be professionally measured and sized for the perfect fit.

    GEOMETRY.

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