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2016

Specialized Era Expert Carbon 29

Specialized Era 2016

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At a glance

The 2016 Specialized Era Expert Carbon 29 is an Trail Carbon mountain bike. It sports 29" wheels, has RockShox suspension and a SRAM drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Era range of mountain bikes.

Going fast is as much about attitude as it is raw power, and the Era Expert Carbon 29er has sass to spare. With high-performance components, plus a lightweight carbon frame and Roval Carbon wheels, this bike’s ready to help convert your raw power into your best time ever—and maybe a podium spot to boot. Designed and engineered to be the fastest, lightest, and best-fitting women’s full-suspension XC machine around, it’s the only woman’s XC bike that dynamically reads terrain for everything from uphill sprints to singletrack descents. Efficient, fast, powerful—you two are made for each other.

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    FACT 9m, carbon front triangle, M5 alloy rear end, Women's Competitive XC Geometry, PF30 BB, carbon headset cups, 12x142mm dropouts, internal cable routing, front derailluermount, PM 160 rear brake, SWAT™ tool cradle
  • Fork
    RockShox SID Brain 29, Solo Air spring, S: 90mm travel, M/L: 100mm travel, bottom-mount Brain fade adjust, rebound adjust, tapered alloy crown/steerer, 46mm offset, 15mm Maxle Stealth thru-axle
  • Shock
    FOX/Specialized remote Mini Brain, AUTOSAG, custom women's Brain tune, Brain Fade adjust I-Valve, S: 200x43mm, M/L: 200x48mm,
Wheels
  • Hubs
    [F] Roval Control Carbon, 15mm end caps [R] Roval Control Carbon 142+, SRAM XX1 XD driver body
  • Wheels
    Roval Control Carbon 29, carbon, disc
  • Wheel Size
    29"
  • Spokes
    DT Swiss Revolution
  • Tires
    [F] S-Works Fast Trak, 120TPI, 2Bliss Ready, folding bead, 29x2.2"" [R] S-Works Fast Trak, 120TPI, 2Bliss Ready, folding bead, 29x2.0""
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    SRAM PC-X1, 11-speed
  • Crank
    Custom SRAM S-2200, carbon, PF30 spindle, 28T, 94mm BCD spider
  • 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 [R] Shimano Deore XT, Ice-Tech metallic pads
  • Handlebar
    Specialized, flat bar, 8-degree backsweep, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Women's Myth Comp, hollow Cr-Mo rails, 155mm
  • Seatpost
    Specialized, alloy, single bolt, 27.2mm
  • Stem
    Specialized, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

FAQ

Q: What size wheels does the 2016 Specialized Era Expert Carbon 29 have?

The 2016 Specialized Era Expert Carbon 29 has 29" wheels.

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

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