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2014

Specialized S-Works Epic 29 WC

Specialized Epic 2014

All Mountain

At a glance

The 2014 Specialized S-Works Epic 29 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.

The full-suspension, carbon fibre, S-Works Epic 29 is the first 29er to win a World Cup event, and the bike Mountain Bike Action magazine describes as the best bike we’ve ever ridden. One of two S-Works versions, this model is equipped with SRAM’s XX1 component group.

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    FACT 11m carbon front triangle, SWAT EMT tool cradle, 29"" World Cup geometry, FACT IS construction, full FACT carbon rear triangle, World Cup mega-chainstays, 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 World Cup 29 Brain, inertia valve damper, Solo Air spring, tapered carbon crown/steerer, top-mount Brain Fade and rebound adj., 15mm thru-axle, 95mm travel
  • Shock
    FOX/Specialized remote Mini-Brain w/ AUTOSAG, Kashima coating, inertia valve w/ Aramid hose, Brain Fade adjust, 200x48mm, 95mm travel
Wheels
  • Hubs
    [F] Roval Control SL 29, alloy hub body w/ Labyrinth design, 15mm thru-axle, 24h [R] Roval Control SL 29 142+, DT Swiss Star Ratchet, XX1 driver body, 12mm thru-axle, 28h
  • Wheels
    Roval Control SL 29, carbon disc, 22mm internal width, 24h/28h
  • Wheel Size
    29"
  • Spokes
    DT Swiss Revolution, 2.0/1.5/2.0mm stainless
  • Tires
    [F] S-Works Fast Trak, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.0"", foldable aramid bead, 120 TPI [R] S-Works Renegade, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.0"", foldable aramid bead, 120 TPI
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    SRAM XX1, 11-speed, hollow plates/pins, PowerLink
  • Crank
    S-Works OS carbon, integrated 1-piece spider, S: 170mm, Others: 175mm
  • Bottom Bracket
    PF30, OS press-in bearings, sealed cartridge
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM XX1 Type 2, 11-speed
  • Shifters
    SRAM XX1, 11-speed, carbon/aluminum trigger, w/ MatchMaker clamp
  • Cassette
    SRAM XX1, 11-speed, 10-42
Components
  • Brakeset
    [F] Magura MT8, hydraulic disc, Hi Friction pad, alloy caliper, Storm SL rotor, S/M: 160mm, L/XL: 180mm rotor [R] Magura MT8, hydraulic disc, Hi Friction pad, alloy caliper, Storm SL rotor, 160mm rotor
  • Handlebar
    S-Works XC, flat bar, carbon, 700mm wide, 8-degree backsweep, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Phenom Expert, hollow Ti rails, 143mm
  • Seatpost
    Specialized carbon, single bolt, 27.2mm, S: 350mm, Others: 400mm
  • Stem
    Syntace F109, 6-degree rise, 31.8mm clamp

FAQ

Q: What size wheels does the 2014 Specialized S-Works Epic 29 WC have?

The 2014 Specialized S-Works Epic 29 WC has 29" wheels.

Q: What size 2014 Specialized S-Works Epic 29 WC should I get?

After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized S-Works Epic 29 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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