Rockhopper 29
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Rockhopper 29

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Rockhopper 29
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The Rockhopper is a time-tested XC hardtail built for cruising fire roads and slicing through singletrack. Equipped with Tektro Draco hydraulic disc brakes and a custom-tuned SR Suntour suspension fork with lockout, the Rockhopper 29er combines performance with value in a package every rider will appreciate.
  • Fully butted M4 alloy frame with 29er trail geometry for better control, leverage, and bump performance.
  • Custom-tuned 29", SR Suntour suspension fork with hydraulic damping and proprietary Spike Valve, lockout with lightweight magnesium lowers, and alloy steerer deliver the supple ride qualities of a high-end fork
  • Light and durable double-walled alloy rims are tough enough to handle the rough stuff
  • Specialized The Captain Sport tires lend a perfect knob pattern for diverse conditions
  • SR Suntour replaceable-ring crankset uses Shimano's sealed cartridge bearing, Octalink-splined, BB interface for reliable power transfer and ease of service
  • Double-butted, flat alloy handlebar designed for navigating singletrack terrain
  • Tektro Draco hydraulic disc brakes with dual pistons and forged calipers assure precision braking and durability
  • Shimano Alivio 9-speed rear derailleur and Rapidfire trigger shifters for reliable, high-end performance
  • Shimano 9-speed, 11-34t cassette offers gearing options for a variety of terrain types

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC X-9, 9-speed, reusable Missing Link
BOTTOM BRACKET Shimano, Octalink spline, cartridge bearing, 73mm
CRANKSET SR Suntour, 9-speed, Octalink spline
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano Acera, 9-speed, 34.9mm clamp, top-swing, dual-pull
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano Acera, 9-speed Rapidfire plus, SL type w/ optical display
CASSETTE Shimano 9-speed, 11-34t
CHAINRINGS 44/32/22, replaceable outer
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Alivio, 9-speed, SGS cage
SUSPENSION
FORK SR Suntour XCR 29"" (SF11-XCR-DS-26-LO-SP), magnesium lower, 30mm steel stanchions, 1-1/8"" alloy steerer, hyd. damping w/ Specialized Spike Valve and alloy LO cartridge, 80mm travel
WHEELS
FRONT HUB Formula disc hub, high-low flange, double-sealed loose ball, machined disc mount, QR, 32h
REAR HUB SBC alloy, mid flange, double-sealed, ground race, machined disc mount and flanges, cassette, QR, 32h
INNER TUBES Presta valve
SPOKES Stainless, 2.0mm (14g)
FRONT TIRE Specialized The Captain Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, 29x2.0""
RIMS Alex RH Disc 29"", alloy double-wall, 28mm, pin joint, 32h
REAR TIRE Specialized The Captain Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, 29x2.0""
COCKPIT
SADDLE Specialized Body Geometry Rockhopper, steel rails, 143mm width
SEATPOST Alloy, 2 bolt head, 30.9mm, 12.5mm offset, micro adjust
STEM 3D forged 6061 alloy, 4 bolt clamp, 7º rise, 31.8mm
HANDLEBARS Flat bar, double butted alloy , 680mm (S) or 700mm (M, L, XL, XXL) wide,10º backsweep, 4º upsweep, 31.8mm
GRIPS Specialized Body Geometry XCT Men's, dual compound, Kraton rubber, closed end, 130mm
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Tektro Draco hydraulic disc brake, post mount, 180mm 6-bolt rotor
BRAKE LEVERS Tektro Draco hydraulic
REAR BRAKE Tektro Draco hydraulic disc brake, post mount, 160mm 6-bolt rotor
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Composite plastic body, loose ball w/ reflectors
FRAMESET
HEADSET Integrated 1-1/8"" threadless, Campy-style, full cartridge bearings
SEAT BINDER 34.9mm, forged alloy, extruded QR lever
FRAME Specialized M4 29"" fully manipulated alloy frame, fully butted, disc only, externally relieved HT, forged dropouts w/ replaceable derailleur hanger

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