Carve Comp 29
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Carve Comp 29

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The Carve Comp 29 was designed to cruise fast-rolling singletrack. With a 100mm-travel RockShox Recon Gold fork, plus SRAM 2x10 drivetrain and Avid Elixir 1 hydraulic disc brakes, the Carve Comp 29 brings XC performances to a more affordable price point.
  • 100mm-travel RockShox Recon Gold 29 fork with lockout and external rebound/preload adjust for quick, fine-tuning, plus tapered alloy steerer for precision handling and light weight
  • Custom SRAM 10-speed XC double-ring crankset with 29er gearing and GXP bottom bracket offers lightweight and durable performance
  • SRAM's carbon cage, X7 10-speed rear derailleur for lightweight and precise shifting
  • Avid Elixir 1 hydraulic disc brakes use 180mm front rotor for increased leverage on 29" wheels, while 160mm rear rotor keeps weight low
  • Light and stiff, double-walled alloy rims for added stiffness, front hub has cartridge bearings and oversized dropout interface for front-end rigidity
  • Fully butted, smooth-welded M4SL alloy frame is superlight, stiff, and efficient, with 29er XC geometry, integrated headset, tapered head tube for front-end stiffness, plus bridge-less seatstays for compliance over bumps

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC X-10, 10-speed w/ reusable Missing Link
BOTTOM BRACKET SRAM GXP BB for 2pc, 73mm shell
CRANKSET Custom SRAM S1250 2pc, 10-speed XC double for 29er, GXP
FRONT DERAILLEUR SRAM X5, 10-speed 2X10, 34.9mm clamp
SHIFT LEVERS SRAM X5, 10-speed, trigger shifter
CASSETTE SRAM PG 1030, 10-speed cassette, 11-36
CHAINRINGS 36/22, aluminum
REAR DERAILLEUR SRAM X7, 10-speed, medium carbon cage
SUSPENSION
FORK RockShox Recon Gold TK SA 29 SL, Solo Air spring, TurnKey damping w/ Push-Loc remote lock out, tapered alloy steerer, 32mm alloy stanchions, external rebound adj., 100mm travel
WHEELS
FRONT HUB Specialized MTB disc hub, alloy, Hi Lo flange, RCC ball bearing system, steel axle, QR, 32h
REAR HUB Specialized MTB disc hub, alloy, Hi Lo flange, RCC ball bearing system, steel axle, steel cassette body, QR, 32h
INNER TUBES Presta valve
SPOKES Stainless, 2.0mm (14g)
FRONT TIRE Specialized Ground Control, 29x2.1"", aramid bead, 60TPI
RIMS Carve SL Disc, 29"", alloy double-wall, sleeve joint, 26mm, 32h
REAR TIRE Specialized Ground Control, 29x2.1"", aramid bead, 60TPI
COCKPIT
SADDLE Specialized Body Geometry Carve, steel rails, 143mm width
SEATPOST Specialized 2 bolt head, forged alloy, 12.5mm offset, micro adjust, 27.2mm, 350mm or 400mm
STEM Specialized 3D forged 6061 alloy, 4 bolt clamp, 7º rise, 31.8mm
HANDLEBARS Flat bar, 6061 double butted alloy, 700mm wide, 10º backsweep, 4º upsweep, 31.8mm
GRIPS Specialized Body Geometry XCT, Kraton rubber w/ gel, closed end, 132mm, lock-on
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Avid Elixir 1, hydraulic disc, G2 CleanSweep 180mm rotor
BRAKE LEVERS Avid Elixir 1, hydraulic lever
REAR BRAKE Avid Elixir 1, hydraulic disc, G2 CleanSweep 160mm rotor
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Alloy 1pc. body and cage, w/ reflectors, 9/16""
FRAMESET
HEADSET Integrated 1-1/8"" upper and 1-1/2"" lower threadless, Campy-style, full cartridge bearings
SEAT BINDER 31.8mm, forged alloy QR, brass washer
FRAME Specialized M4SL Aluminum, 29er frame w/ XC geometry, fully butted w/ smooth welding, tapered headtube and seat tube, forged post mount 160mm disc dropouts, alloy replaceable der. hanger

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