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Salsa Notch Deore 12

Salsa Notch Deore 12
  • Color: Silver
Color: Silver
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Notch is Salsa's high-torque electric mountain bike. In 160 mm-travel mode, It’s a balanced platform built for roaming far on rowdy terrain. With geometry poised for stability at speed, a powerful Bosch Performance Line CX motor, efficient Split Pivot suspension, and on-bike storage, Notch is happiest when it’s putting in extra laps, exploring new trail systems, or battling between the tape in an enduro event.

- 6061-T6 alloy frame with high-modulus carbon fiber control link
- Split Pivot suspension design with 160 mm of efficient travel
- Split Pivot+ frame design allows riders to swap between travel classes
- Bosch Performance Line CX class 1 mid-drive motor with smart system (20 mph/32 kph max assist)
- 85 Nm max torque
- 500 Wh Bosch PowerTube battery fully enclosed in downtube?
- Compatible with 250 Wh Bosch PowerPack range-extender battery ?(sold separately)
- 29 x 2.6” tire clearance
- Tool and tube mount on underside of top tube
- All sizes fit one bottle or Bosch PowerPack range-extender battery
- Frame protection in high-wear areas (downtube, main pivot, seatstay, and chainstay)

Frame SizeSmallMediumLargeX-Large
Effective Top Tube (mm)588.1 609.9631.6653.3
Stand Over (mm)752.6 751.7751.6751.5
Reach (mm)477.8 498.9519539.1
Stack (mm)619 623.3632.2641.1
Total Seat Tube Length (mm)405 430455480
Headtube Length (mm)95 100110120
Headtube Angle64.4° 64.4°64.4°64.4°
Seat Tube Angle79.9° 79.9°79.9°79.9°
BB drop (mm)21.5 21.321.221.1
BB Height (mm)358 358.2358.3358.4
Chainstay length (mm)441.7 441.7441.7441.7
Fork Length Axle to Crown (mm)585 585585585
Fork Offset (mm)44 444444
Wheelbase (mm)1254.1 1277.31301.71326.2
Trail (Mechanical) (mm)120 120120120
Trail (Ground) (mm)133 133133133
Frame SizeRider Height (in)Rider Height (cm)
Small5ft 1.8in - 5ft 6.9in 157 - 170cm
Medium5ft 6.1in - 5ft 10.9in 168 - 180cm
Large5ft 10.1in - 6ft 3.2in 178 - 191cm
X-Large6ft 2in - UP 188 - +cm


Motor Bosch Performance Line CX - BDU37
Pedals Sold Separately
Battery PowerTube 500
Controller/Display Bosch top tube System Controller and handlebar Mini Remote
Fork RockShox Domain Gold RC, 170mm
Hubs Front: Fox Float X Performance Series
Rear: Shimano TC500-MS-B, 32h
Rims WTB ST i30 Tough, TCS
Stem Salsa Guide 40mm
Chain Shimano Deore M6100 HYPERGLIDE+
Frame Notch Aluminum
Tires Front: Teravail Kessel 29 x 2.6", Ultra Durable casing, WTB TCS Sealant included
Teravail Warwick 29x2.5", Ultra Durable casing, WTB TCS Sealant included
Brakes Shimano Deore M6120, 4-piston
Rotors Shimano Deore RT64, Center Lock (220mm)
Saddle WTB Solano, Medium, Fusion Form, steel rail
Spokes 2.0 mm straight gauge, 3-cross
Headset Salsa Guide 40mm
Crankset FSA CK-762 w/ RaceFace direct-mount chainring, 34t
MRP 1x SL TR2 for Bosch Performance Line CX BDU37
Seatpost Tranz X YSP18, SM: 150mm travel; MD, LG, XL: 170mm travel
Shifters Shiman Deore M6100
Handlebars Race Face Chester, 780mm wide, 20mm rise
Rear Shock Fox Float X Performance Series
Tape/Grips WTB Wavelength
Brake Levers Shimano Deore M6100
Rear Derailleur Shimano Deore M6100-SGS
Cassette/Freewheel Shimano Deore M6100-12, 10–51t, 12-speed

* Subject to change without notice.

Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN Store SKU
Silver / Medium 657993354308 BK00068
Silver / X-Large 657993354346 BK00070
Silver / Large 657993354322 BK00069 210000004085
Silver / Small 657993354285 BK00067