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2015

Specialized Epic Expert Carbon 29

Specialized Epic 2015

All Mountain

At a glance

The 2015 Specialized Epic Expert Carbon 29 is an All Mountain Carbon mountain bike. It sports 29" wheels, has RockShox suspension and a Shimano drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Epic range of mountain bikes.

With 29-inch Roval Control Carbon wheels, FACT 9m carbon frame, and Brain inertia valve damping technology in both the FOX/Specialized shock and custom 100mm-travel RockShox SID fork, the Epic Expert Carbon has the speed to tame any cross-country terrain.

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    FACT 9m carbon, 29"" geometry, FACT IS construction, FACT carbon front triangle, M5 alloy rear triangle, tapered headtube, carbon PF30 BB, full internal cable routing, 142mm dropouts, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, SWAT EMT tool cradle, 100mm travel
  • Fork
    RockShox SID 29 Brain, Solo Air spring, tapered alloy steerer, bottom-mount BrainFade, rebound adjust, 15mm thru-axle, 100mm travel
  • Shock
    FOX/Specialized remote Mini-Brain w/ AUTOSAG, inertia valve, BrainFade adjust, 205x53mm, 100mm travel
Wheels
  • Hubs
    Front: Roval Control Carbon 29, 15mm thru-axle, 32h
    Rear: Roval Control Carbon 29 142+, DT Swiss Star Ratchet, 12mm thru-axle, 32h
  • Wheels
    Roval Control Carbon 29, carbon disc, hookless bead, 22mm internal width, 32h
  • Wheel Size
    29"
  • Spokes
    DT Swiss Revolution
  • Tires
    Front: S-Works Fast Trak Control, 120TPI, 2Bliss Ready, folding bead, 29x2.2""
    Rear: Specialized Fast Trak Control, 60TPI, 2Bliss Ready, folding bead, 29x2.0""
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    SRAM PC 1051, 10-speed, w/ PowerLink
  • Crank
    Custom SRAM S-2200, carbon, PF30 spindle, 22/36, 104/64mm BCD spider
  • Bottom Bracket
    SRAM PF30, OS press-in bearings
  • Front Derailleur
    Custom SRAM X0, 2x10, high direct mount
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano XTR Shadow Plus, 10-speed, GS mid cage
  • Shifters
    Shimano SLX, 10-speed, trigger
  • Cassette
    SRAM PG 1050, 10-speed, 11-36
  • Pedals
    Resin Test Ride Pedals with toe clips, CEN std.
Components
  • Brakeset
    Front: Magura MTS, hydraulic disc, Hi Friction pad, alloy master cylinder, alloy caliper, Storm SL rotor, S/M: 160mm rotor, Others: 180mm
    Rear: Magura MTS, hydraulic disc, Hi Friction pad, alloy master cylinder, alloy caliper, 160mm Storm SL rotor
  • Handlebar
    Specialized flat, 8-degree backsweep, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Phenom Comp, hollow Cr-Mo rails, 143mm
  • Seatpost
    Specialized alloy, single bolt, 27.2mm
  • Stem
    Specialized, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

FAQ

Q: What size wheels does the 2015 Specialized Epic Expert Carbon 29 have?

The 2015 Specialized Epic Expert Carbon 29 has 29" wheels.

Q: What size 2015 Specialized Epic Expert Carbon 29 should I get?

After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized Epic Expert Carbon 29 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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