Rockhopper 29
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Rockhopper 29

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Rockhopper 29
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The Rockhopper 29 is prepared for your favorite trails, with a smooth, 100mm-travel SR Suntour fork with custom damper, and powerful Tektro Auriga hydraulic disc brakes.
  • Specialized Body Geometry mountain saddle is tuned for trail performance and reduced fatigue
  • Specialized Ground Control 2.1" tires w/ a fast-rolling yet grippy tread
  • Tektro Auriga disc brakes for all-weather stopping power
  • Stout aluminum 29” rims are trail ready
  • 80mm-travel custom SR Suntour XCT fork w/ Multi-Circuit Damping for smooth performance
  • Shimano Acera 8-speed rear derailleur for shifting precision
  • New A1 Premium Aluminum frame w/ ORE downtube for a lighter, more compliant, and durable bike

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC X8, 8-speed, reusable Missing Link
BOTTOM BRACKET Square taper, cartridge bearings
CRANKSET Specialized Stout, forged alloy, 8-speed, 42/32/22, square taper spindle
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano Altus, high mount, bottom swing, dual-pull
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano Altus Rapidfire Plus, SL type, w/ optical display
CASSETTE Sunrace, 8-speed, 11-34
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Acera, 8-speed, SGS cage
SUSPENSION
FORK Custom SR Suntour XCT 29, w/ custom Multi-Circuit Damping, alloy lowers, coil/MCU spring, Hi-Ten 28mm stanchions, 1-1/8"" steerer, hydraulic lockout w/ preload adjust, disc mount, 100mm travel
WHEELS
FRONT HUB Specialized Hi Lo disc, alloy double-sealed, ground race, QR, 32h
REAR HUB Specialized Hi Lo disc, alloy, double-sealed, loose ball bearings, QR, 32h
INNER TUBES Standard, Schrader valve
SPOKES Stainless, 14g, w/ brass nipple
RIMS 29"" disc, alloy double-wall, pin joint, 25mm inner width, 36h
FRONT TIRE Specialized Ground Control Sport, 60TPI, wire bead, 29x2.1""
REAR TIRE Specialized Ground Control Sport, 60TPI, wire bead, 29x2.1""
COCKPIT
SADDLE Body Geometry mountain, steel rails, 143mm
SEATPOST Alloy, 2-bolt, micro-adjust, 12.5mm offset, 30.9mm, anti-corrosion hardware
STEM Specialized 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise, anti-corrosion hardware
HANDLEBARS Specialized flat, 6061 double butted alloy, 10-degree backsweep, 4-degree upsweep, 31.8mm
GRIPS Specialized Body Geometry XCT, Kraton w/ gel, lock-on, closed end, 132mm
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Tektro Auriga, hydraulic disc, resin/metallic pads
BRAKE LEVERS Tektro Auriga, hydraulic, tooled reach adjust
REAR BRAKE Tektro Auriga, hydraulic disc, resin/metallic pads
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Composite platform, w/ reflectors, 9/16""
FRAMESET
HEADSET 1-1/8"" upper/lower, Zerostack 44, steel cups, loose ball bearings
SEAT BINDER Alloy, nylon/glass fiber washer, QR, 34.9mm
FRAME Specialized A1 Premium Aluminum, 29er geometry ORE downtube, butted tubesets, externally relieved headtube, forged dropouts, reinforced disc mount, replaceable alloy derailleur hanger

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