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Demo 8 I Alloy

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2018 Demo 8 I Alloy

When sending it full gas down the run, you want confidence that your bike will perform as it should, and no material has earned its keep on the downhill circuit like our M5 aluminium. The reasons for this are stacking, but primarily, it can all be summed up by stiffness, light overall weight, and strength. That's why you'll find that our Demo 8 I Alloy was constructed from it in order to make your next shred-sesh that much more fun.

It's more than a one-trick-pony, though, as it also features a 1.5-inch forged head tube to enhance most of these qualities. As for the ride, the Demo 8 pairs our S3 Geometry with an asymmetric frame design that ensures plenty of access, a roomy top tube for added control, ultra-short, nimble chainstays, a low bottom bracket that keeps you feeling planted, and a slack front end that provides the utmost in responsive handling at speed.

For suspension, this Demo features 200mm up front via a RockShox BoXXer RC 650b and 200mm of travel at the rear controlled by a custom-tuned FOX VAN RC. Together, the combo ensures that you'll be able to rocket over any terrain with confidence.

And when you add in a build kit consisting of SRAM's powerful Guide RS brakes, a durable one-by SRAM drivetrain, and our legendary Butcher & Slaughter DH tyres, you get a bike that wants nothing more than to be pushed harder and faster.

Technical Specifications

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FRAMESET

FRAME

M5 alloy, S3 Geometry, carbon seatstay, BB30, full internal cable routing, 135mm dropouts, lipped and sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, 200mm of travel

SEAT BINDER

Alloy, 36.9mm

SUSPENSION

REAR SHOCK

FOX/Specialized Van RC, rebound & compression adjust, 9.5x3.0"

FORK

RockShox BoXXer Team 27.5, coil spring, S: Extra soft spring, M: Soft spring, L: Medium spring, XL: Firm spring, 200mm of travel, Charger Damper, compression adjust, rebound adjust, alloy steerer, 48mm offset, Maxle Lite DH

WHEELS

RIMS

Roval 27.5, alloy, 24mm internal width

FRONT HUB

Specialized disc, alloy flange & disc mount, sealed cartridge bearings, 20mm thru-axle, 32h

REAR HUB

Specialized, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x135mm spacing, 32h

SPOKES

DT Swiss Industry, stainless, 3-cross, 2.0"

FRONT TIRE

Butcher, DH casing, 27.5 b x2.5", 60 TPI, wire bead

REAR TIRE

Butcher, DH casing, 27.5 b x2.3", 60 TPI, wire bead

INNER TUBES

Standard, Presta valve

DRIVETRAIN

REAR DERAILLEUR

SRAM GX, Type 2.1, short cage

SHIFT LEVERS

SRAM X7, trigger

CASSETTE

SRAM PG-1030, 10 speed, 11-36 last three cogs removed

CHAIN

SRAM PC-1031, 10-speed w/ PowerLink

CRANKSET

Custom SRAM Descendant, BB30, 7050 alloy arms w/ Gamut bashguard, 165mm

CHAINRINGS

Steel, 30T

BOTTOM BRACKET

SRAM BB30, 83mm

COCKPIT

STEM

Specialized Direct Mount DH Stem, two-piece, forged alloy, 45mm

HANDLEBARS

Specialized DH, 7050 alloy, 8-degree backsweep, 6-degree upsweep, 27mm rise, 800mm, 31.8mm clamp

GRIPS

Specialized Sip Grip, half-waffle, S/M: regular thickness, L/XL: XL thickness

SADDLE

Body Geometry Phenom Comp, hollow Cr-Mo rails, 143mm

SEATPOST

Specialized, 6061 alloy, 2-bolt clamp, 0mm setback, 30.9mm

BRAKES

FRONT BRAKE

SRAM Guide R, hydraulic disc, organic pads, Guide S4 4-piston caliper, 200mm rotor

REAR BRAKE

SRAM Guide R, hydraulic disc, organic pads, Guide S4 4-piston caliper, 180mm rotor

ACCESSORIES

PEDALS

Specialized Bennies, 6061 alloy body, sealed cartridge bearings, 4.5mm removable pins

* Weights based on production painted frames as pictured. Actual weights will vary based on colourway, frame size, and component variation. Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Geometry

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SHORTMEDIUMLONGEXTRA LONG
Crank Length165mm165mm165mm165mm
Handlebar Width800mm800mm800mm800mm
Stem Length45mm45mm45mm45mm
Saddle Width143mm143mm143mm143mm
Seatpost Length300mm300mm300mm300mm
Stack614mm614mm614mm614mm
Reach395mm420mm440mm460mm
Head Tube Length105mm105mm105mm105mm
Head Tube Angle63.5°63.5°63.5°63.5°
BB Height342mm342mm342mm342mm
BB Drop12mm12mm12mm12mm
Trail118mm118mm118mm118mm
Fork Length, Full590mm590mm590mm590mm
Fork Rake/Offset52mm52mm52mm52mm
Front Centre754mm779mm799mm819mm
Chainstay Length430mm430mm430mm430mm
Wheelbase1183mm1208mm1228mm1248mm
Top Tube Length, Horizontal571mm596mm616mm636mm
Bike Standover Height698mm698mm698mm698mm
Seat Tube Length367mm367mm367mm367mm
Seat Tube Angle74°74°74°74°
Geometry

Rider Reviews

  • 5
  • 3 Reviews

this is awesome

for the price its amazing quality


Name:
Zacy!

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bru downhill bikes (--)

the best


Name:
Bruv

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great

one of the best bike I have every riding for the price


Name:
Mr.Foxracing

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