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2014

Specialized Epic Expert Carbon WC

Specialized Epic 2014

All Mountain

At a glance

The 2014 Specialized Epic Expert Carbon WC is an All Mountain Carbon mountain bike. It sports 29" wheels, has RockShox suspension and a SRAM drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Epic range of mountain bikes.

With 29-inch wheels, carbon fibre frame, and Brain inertia valve damping technology in both the Fox/Specialized shock and custom RockShox SID fork, the Epic Expert Carbon 29 has the speed to tame any cross-country terrain.

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    FACT 10m carbon front triangle, SWAT EMT tool cradle, 29"" World Cup geometry, FACT IS construction, FACT carbon World Cup mega-chainstays, M5 seatstays, single ring only, tapered headtube, carbon PF30 BB, full internal shift/brake routing, 142mm dropouts, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, 95mm
  • Fork
    Custom RockShox SID 29 Brain, inertia valve damper, Solo Air spring, tapered alloy steerer, bottom-mount Brain Fade and rebound adj., 15mm thru-axle, 95mm travel
  • Shock
    FOX/Specialized remote Mini-Brain w/ AUTOSAG, inertia valve w/ Aramid hose, Brain Fade adjust, 200x48mm, 95mm travel
Wheels
  • Hubs
    [F] Roval Control Carbon 29, 15mm thru-axle, 32h [R] Roval Control Carbon 29 142+, DT Swiss Star Ratchet, XX1 driver body, 12mm thru-axle, 32h
  • Wheels
    Roval Control Carbon 29, carbon disc, hookless bead, 22mm internal width, 32h
  • Wheel Size
    29"
  • Spokes
    DT Swiss Super Comp, 2.0/1.65/1.8 stainless
  • Tires
    [F] S-Works Fast Trak, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.0"", foldable aramid bead, 120 TPI [R] Specialized Renegade Control, 2Bliss Ready, 29x1.95"", foldable aramid bead, 60 TPI
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    SRAM XX1, 11-speed, hollow plates/pins, PowerLink
  • Crank
    Custom SRAM carbon S-2200, custom SRAM XX1 style single ring, PF30 spindle, removable spider, S: 170mm, Others: 175mm
  • Bottom Bracket
    SRAM PF30, OS press-in bearings, sealed cartridge
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM X01 Type 2, 11-speed, mid cage
  • Shifters
    SRAM X01, 11-speed, trigger
  • Cassette
    SRAM X01, 11-speed, 10-42
Components
  • Brakeset
    [F] Magura MTS, hydraulic disc, Hi Friction pad, alloy caliper, Storm SL rotor, S/M: 160mm, L/XL:180mm rotor [R] Magura MTS, hydraulic disc, Hi Friction pad, alloy caliper, Storm SL rotor, 160mm rotor
  • Handlebar
    Specialized XC, flat bar, 2014 butted alloy, 700mm wide, 8-degree backsweep, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Phenom Comp, hollow Cr-Mo rails, 143mm
  • Seatpost
    Specialized 2014 butted alloy, single bolt setback, 27.2mm, S: 350mm, Others: 400mm
  • Stem
    Specialized XC, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise, 31.8mm clamp

FAQ

Q: What size wheels does the 2014 Specialized Epic Expert Carbon WC have?

The 2014 Specialized Epic Expert Carbon WC has 29" wheels.

Q: What size 2014 Specialized Epic Expert Carbon WC should I get?

After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized Epic Expert Carbon WC 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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