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Model Version:29
Production Start:2012
Production End:2016
Suspension/Pivot System:Single Pivot
Material:Aluminum - 6000 series
Rear Wheel Travel:100mm
Size Range:S,M,L,XL

Frame Specs

Compatible Forks:100mm - 120mm
Headtube/Headset:Tapered - 44mm zero stack/internal upper cup, with an external 49mm lower cup. The SHIS name is ZS44/28.6 EC49/40.
Seat Post:30.9mm - Minimum insertion 100mm
Front Derailleur:34.9mm Top Pull/Top Swing (Low Clamp)
BB Shell Width:73mm - Threaded - ISO
Chainline Spec:50mm
Recommended Max Tire Size:2.35 - may vary by tire and rim model
Brakes:Disc Brake - ISO
Max Brake Rotor Size:203mm
Rear Hub:*See Component Notes
Seatpost Clamp:34.9mm
Component Notes:Superlight 29 (2012-2014)Rear hub: 135x10mm QRSuperlight 29 (2015-2016)Rear hub: 142x12mm TA

Shock Specs

Rear Shock Eye-to-Eye:165mm (Small and Medium) 200mm (Large and Extra Large)
Stroke:38mm (Small and Medium) 51mm (Large and Extra Large)
Mounting Bushing Width Front:22mm
Mounting Bushing Width Rear:22mm
Mounting Bolt Diameter Front:M5 bolt threads into 8mm diameter through-nut
Mounting Bolt Diameter Rear:M5 bolt threads into 8mm diameter through-nut
Rear Shock Setup:SL29shocksetup.png

Geometry and Sizing

Facet NamesBike
Facet ValuesBike
Size NamesSMLXL
Head Tube Angle69°69°70.2°70.2°
Seat Tube Length413mm445mm495mm533mm
Front Center
BB Height331mm331mm338mm338mm
BB Drop
Rear Center424mm424mm444mm444mm
Head Tube Length90mm100mm100mm110mm
Top Tube Length564mm590mm613mm638mm
Seat Tube Angle72.7°72.7°72.7°72.7°
Standover Height691mm694mm747mm757mm
Eye to Eye Length
Seatpost Length
Stem Length
Crank Length
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