Built to party, pure and simple.
The Starling Cycles Twist Trail is our mini-mullet. 29″ wheel up front and a fast, fun 27.5″ wheel out-back.
With 140mm rear travel, mullet wheels and plenty of tyre clearance, it’s built to be an absolute riot on the trails. Acres of travel doesn’t always equal mountains of fun, and the Twist Trail proves it.
The 29″ front wheel offers a ton of stability for monster-trucking through rough terrain. The 27.5″ wheel will slash turns, whip through your tightest and techiest and guarantee that speed doesn’t leave behind fun.
Starling Cycles are made by real flesh-and-blood humans. The perfect blend of precision and passion.
Our frames are hand-crafted with quality, lightweight steel for an unmistakable feel and undeniable speed.
Our single-pivot suspension design eliminates complexity. A blast to ride and a breeze to maintain.
|Wheel size||27.5″ & 29″||27.5″ & 29″||27.5″ & 29″|
|Rider size range||5’6″ – 5’10”|
167cm – 177cm
|5’9″ – 6’1″|
175cm – 185cm
|6’0 – 6’4″
183cm – 193cm
|D.Seat Tube Length||410mm||440mm||480mm|
|E.Head Tube Length||110mm||110mm||120mm|
|K.Effective Top Tube||596mm||628mm||663mm|
|Max Seat Post Insertion||265mm||295mm||335mm|
|Shock||210 x 55mm metric|
|Chain Device||Integrated 28T-34T|
|Bash Mount||Integrated ISCG05|
|Rear Axle||148x12mm Boost*|
|Max Tyre||27.5 x 2.8″|
|Front Shock Hardware||25x8mm|
|Rear Shock Hardware||35x8mm|
|Main Pivot Bearings||6002 2RS|
*Non- Boost available on special request.
Starling Cycles customisation isn’t just about function, we can also create the best looking bike on your trails.
Starling Cycles frames are supplied as standard with light grey front triangle with black swingarm and graphics.
If you want something special you can customise your colour scheme and graphics to create your dream bike.
Your dream build needn’t be a nightmare. We can supply your frame with or without a shock and with build-kits to help you complete your masterpiece.
We’ve hand-picked some of the very best brands in the business, brands that we’ve personally ridden and rated. This includes Funn, Hope, Öhlins, RockShox, Middleburn, Magura, BikeYoke build components available.
Previously known as Starling Cycles, Puffin Pedallers was born out of a commitment to the hard yards of mountain biking. No assistance, no engines, no driver-assist style technology. Just a rider, a bike and the mountain.
When you’re puffin’ on a Puffin no one will be in any doubt that you’re working hard and earning those descents.
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