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Specialized Hardrock

Specialized Hardrock 2012

Cross Country

Size / 13", 15.5", 17.5", 19", 21", 23"

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At a glance

The 2012 Specialized Hardrock is an Cross Country Aluminium / Alloy mountain bike. It sports 26" wheels, comes in a range of sizes, including 13", 15.5", 17.5", 19", 21", 23", has SR Suntour suspension and a SRAM drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Hardrock range of mountain bikes.

Where To Buy



  • Frame
    Specialized A1 Premium Aluminum, fully butted, w/ canti bosses, 6061 alloy, double ORE down tube, externally relieved head tube, forged dropouts and reinforced disc mount, alloy replaceable derailleur hanger
  • Fork
    SunTour XCT, SR Suntour XCT (SF12-XCT-V4-P), 1pc. alloy lower, 28mm Hi-Ten stanchions, 1-1/8"" alloy steerer, coil/mcu spring w/ preload adj. 80mm travel
  • Hubs
    Double-sealed loose ball, 19mm contact, QR, 32h
  • Wheels
    Alex HR 26"", alloy double-wall, 24mm, pin joint, 32h
  • Wheel Size
  • Spokes
    Stainless silver, 2.0mm (14g)
  • Tires
    Specialized Fast Trak LK Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, 26x2.0""
  • Chain
    KMC, KMC X-8, 8-speed, reusable Missing Link
  • Crank
    Suntour SR, SR Suntour XCT, 8-speed, square taper spindle
  • Bottom Bracket
    Square taper, cartridge bearing, double crank stop
  • Front Derailleur
    Shimano Altus, Shimano Altus, 8-speed, 34.9mm clamp, top-swing, dual-pull
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM X3, SRAM X3, 7-speed, long cage
  • Shifters
    SRAM X3, SRAM X3, 7-speed, trigger
  • Brakeset
    Die cast, alloy ""V"" brake, 1pc. pad
  • Handlebar
    Hi-Ten riserbar, 35mm rise, 8º backsweep, 4º upsweep, 25.4mm
  • Saddle
    Specialized Body Geometry Hardrock, steel rails, front and rear bumpers, 143mm width
  • Seatpost
    Alloy, 2 bolt head, 30.9mm, 12.5mm offset, micro adjust
  • Stem
    Ahead, 4 bolt clamp, 20º rise, 25.4mm
  • Grips
    Specialized Enduro, dual compound
  • Headset
    1-1/8"" threadless, loose ball w/ seals


Q: Where to buy a 2012 Specialized Hardrock?

The 2012 Specialized Hardrock may be purchased directly from Specialized.

Q: What size wheels does the 2012 Specialized Hardrock have?

The 2012 Specialized Hardrock has 26" wheels.

Q: What size 2012 Specialized Hardrock should I get?

The 2012 Specialized Hardrock comes in sizes 13", 15.5", 17.5", 19", 21", 23". After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized Hardrock size for your height. Remember that these sizes are a general guide and bike sizes can vary between riders and bikes. The best way to find your size is to go for a test ride.

Rider Height (cm)Rider Height (in)Frame Size
148cm - 158cm4'10" - 5'2"XS
158cm - 168cm5'2" - 5'6"S
168cm - 178cm5'6" - 5' 10"M
178cm - 185cm5'10" - 6'1"L
185cm - 193cm6'1" - 6'4"XL
193cm - 198cm6'4" - 6'6"XXL


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