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Men's Camber Comp 29

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2018 Men's Camber Comp 29

We're firm believers that a trail bike needs to be able to cover the entire trail at speed, and when it comes to sending it, it's tough to beat a 29er. Even more so, it's tough to beat our Camber Comp 29. With its fast 29-inch rolling stock, this Camber is designed for speed over the entire trail.

In other words, it blends all of the trail bike characteristics that you want with the XC climbing prowess that you need. This is achieved by thoughtfully combining our M5 alloy Trail Chassis with a Camber FSR rear end. The combination results in blending lightweight, rigidity, and durability in one package.

At both ends of the bike, you'll find sufficient travel lengths that deliver plenty of plush suspension—all without going overboard on big hit capability. This means that you don't have to sacrifice efficiency, weight, or sheer speed to ride how you want. And with our Trail 29 Geometry and lightweight, stiff, and smooth Concentric Pivot at the rear, we can guarantee it.

For the build, we selected components that focus on strength and performance, like a Race Face 2x crankset, powerful Shimano hydraulic disc brakes, and Roval Traverse alloy wheels. It's everything you need, and nothing that you don't.

Technical Specifications

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FRAMESET

FRAME

Specialized M5 Aluminum, Trail Geometry, PF30 BB, internal cable routing, 12x142mm dropouts, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, 120mm of travel

SEAT BINDER

Alloy, 34.9mm

SUSPENSION

REAR SHOCK

FOX FLOAT Performance, Rx Trail Tune, AUTOSAG, DPS damper, rebound and 3-position compression adjust, 205x53mm

FORK

RockShox Reba RL 29, tapered alloy steerer, 51mm offset, exeternal rebound adjust, low speed comp to lockout, custom 15mm Maxle® Lite thru-axle, 120mm of travel

WHEELS

RIMS

Roval Traverse 29, hookless alloy, 29mm internal width, tubeless-ready, 24/28h

FRONT HUB

Specialized, sealed cartridge bearing, 15x100mm thru-axle, 24h

REAR HUB

Specialized, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x142mm thru-axle, 28h

SPOKES

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

FRONT TIRE

Purgatory, GRIPTON compound, 2Bliss Ready, 29 x 2.3"

REAR TIRE

Ground Control, Gripton compound, 2Bliss Ready, 29 x 2.3"

INNER TUBES

Standard, Presta valve

DRIVETRAIN

FRONT DERAILLEUR

SRAM GX, 2x11

REAR DERAILLEUR

Shimano XT, Shadow Plus, GS cage, 11-speed

SHIFT LEVERS

Shimano SLX, 11-speed

CASSETTE

Shimano SLX, 11-speed, 11-42t

CHAIN

KMC X11, 11-speed w/ Missing Link™

CRANKSET

Race Face Aeffect crank, 2X11, 170/175mm arms, PF30

CHAINRINGS

26/36T

BOTTOM BRACKET

Race Face PF30

COCKPIT

STEM

Specialized Trail, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

HANDLEBARS

Specialized, 6061 alloy, 6-degree upsweep, 8-degree backsweep, 27mm rise, 750mm width

GRIPS

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

SADDLE

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

SEATPOST

Specialized, alloy, single bolt, 30.9mm

BRAKES

FRONT BRAKE

Shimano BR-M600 Deore disc, lever/caliper, 200/180mm rotor

REAR BRAKE

Shimano BR-M600 Deore disc, lever/caliper, 180/160mm rotor

ACCESSORIES

PEDALS

Specialized Platform, Cr-Mo, 9/16" spindle

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

Geometry

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SMLXLXXL
Crank Length170mm175mm175mm175mm175mm
Handlebar Width750mm750mm750mm750mm750mm
Stem Length60mm60mm75mm90mm105mm
Saddle Width143mm143mm143mm143mm143mm
Seatpost Length350mm400mm400mm400mm400mm
Stack609mm609mm627mm655mm678mm
Reach399mm427mm445mm471mm487mm
Head Tube Length115mm145mm170mm95mm95mm
Head Tube Angle68.5°68.5°68.5°68.5°68.5°
BB Height330mm330mm330mm330mm330mm
BB Drop42mm42mm42mm42mm42mm
Trail97mm97mm97mm97mm97mm
Fork Length, Full531mm531mm531mm531mm531mm
Fork Rake/Offset46mm46mm46mm46mm46mm
Front Center673mm701mm726mm763mm788mm
Chainstay Length437mm437mm437mm437mm437mm
Wheelbase1107mm1135mm1160mm1197mm1222mm
Top Tube Length, Horizontal562mm590mm613mm647mm669mm
Bike Standover Height734mm739mm752mm764mm778mm
Seat Tube Length396mm430mm468mm523mm564mm
Seat Tube Angle75°75°75°75°75°
Geometry

Rider Reviews

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Yes I would buy it again.

Good bike other than I had to buy my own dropper post. The bike handles well. It climbs well even though I tear up the down hills more than going up. I came to buy this bike after riding downhill on a GT hard tail so compared to a hard tail this bike is awesome. I see people downing this bike because it doesn't come with a dropper post but if that is the best you can do then get over it. I've had mine for a while and it has had no problems. It is fast down hill,corners well and clears table tops with ease. I even did a downhill race with it and placed top 5 over all. If you know,how to ride this bike is a bargain. I'd probably rather have a stump jumper knowing what I did now but this bike does well and I got it for less than 2400 with upgrades. Good job specialized but add a dropper post next time. Anything over 2000.00 dollars should have one.


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G M.

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Poor quality after sales support

I was charged the rebuild price for a rebuild after the frame cracked after 3 months, I brought from new...


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Thanks

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this bike is okay at everything, and good at nothing.

Like I said this bike is okay at everything, and good at nothing. The bike overall is well made, and has good specification for the price. I almost immediately switched it to a one by. The one other thing that I would recommend is getting a dropper post, it is a little sad that this bike doesn't just come with one. The bike overall climbs well, and descends with okay. The fork is a little too flimsy, and the stem is a bit too long. Overall this bike is great though there are a few things that I would change to make it better.


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Chris

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