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2016

Specialized Camber Expert Carbon 29

Specialized Camber 2016

Trail

At a glance

The 2016 Specialized Camber Expert Carbon 29 is an Trail Carbon mountain bike. It has Fox suspension and a SRAM drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Camber range of mountain bikes.

Full-blown, big suspension trail bikes are cool, but they get uncool pretty fast when it’s time to ride them up the trail. With the large rolling stock found on the Camber Expert Carbon 29, however, you’ll be moving with maximum efficiency uphill with enough travel leftover to tear the descent. This is achieved by combining our full FACT carbon fibre Trail Chassis with a M5 aluminium Camber FSR rear end. The combination results in the perfect blend of responsiveness, lightweight, and durability. At both ends of the bike, you’ll find sufficient travel lengths that deliver plenty of plush suspension—all without going overboard on big hit capability.

This means that you don’t have to sacrifice efficiency, weight, or sheer speed to ride how you want. And with our Trail 29 Geometry and lightweight, stiff and smooth Concentric Pivot at the rear, we can guarantee it. The other trail component of the Camber is utility, and along these lines, it features our fully integrated SWAT Door at the down tube of the frame. Open it up, and you’re able to safely and securely house your ride essentials right where you want them—on the bike. For the build, we selected components like a SRAM one-by drivetrain, powerful Shimano brakes, and a FOX 34 fork with ultra-stiff stanchions. Altogether, it’s a bike that’s can do it all, and do it all fast.

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    FACT 9m carbon, Trail 29 Geometry, FACT IS carbon construction, M5 alloy rear triangle, SWAT Door integration, internal cable routing, 142mm dropouts, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, Brain shock mount, replaceable derailleur hanger, 120mm travel
  • Fork
    FOX 34 Performance 29, 120mm travel, 3-position lever adjust, tapered steerer, 44mm offset, 15mm thru axle
  • Shock
    FOX/Specialized remote Position-Sensitive Mini Brain, AUTOSAG, Spike Valve, Brain Fade adjust I-Valve, 205x53mm
Wheels
  • Hubs
    [F] Roval Traverse, 15/20mm thru-axle, 24h [R] Roval Traverse 142+, SRAM XX1 XD driver body, 12mm thru-axle, 28h
  • Wheels
    Roval Traverse 29, alloy, disc, 29mm inner width, 24/28h
  • Spokes
    DT Swiss Revolution
  • Tires
    [F] [R]
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    SRAM PC-X1, 11-speed
  • Crank
    Custom SRAM S-2200, carbon, PF30 spindle, 28T direct mount ring
  • Bottom Bracket
    SRAM PF30, OS press-in bearings
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM X01, 11-speed, carbon cage
  • Shifters
    SRAM X1, 11-speed, trigger
  • Cassette
    SRAM XG-1180, 11-speed, 10-42t
  • Pedals
    Resin Test Ride Pedals with toe clips, CEN std.
Components
  • Brakeset
    [F] Shimano Deore XT, Ice-Tech metallic pads, S/M: 180mm rotor, L/XL: 200mm rotor [R] Shimano Deore XT, Ice-Tech metallic pads, S/M: 160mm rotor, L/XL: 180mm rotor
  • Handlebar
    Specialized Mini-rise, 7050 alloy, 8-backsweep, 6-upsweep, 10mm rise, 720mm width, 31.8mm clamp
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Henge Comp, hollow Cr-Mo rails, 143mm
  • Seatpost
    Command Post IRcc, cruiser control technology, micro-adjust height adjustable, alien head design, bottom mount cable routing, remote adjust SRL lever, 30.9mm, S: 100mm travel, M/L/XL: 125mm
  • Stem
    Specialized, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

FAQ

Q: What size 2016 Specialized Camber Expert Carbon 29 should I get?

After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized Camber 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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