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2016

Specialized Rockhopper 29

Specialized Rockhopper 2016

Cross Country

At a glance

The 2016 Specialized Rockhopper 29 is an Cross Country Aluminium / Alloy mountain bike. It has SR Suntour suspension and a Shimano drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Rockhopper range of mountain bikes.

We’ve been there. The trail can be a pretty intimidating place—intimidating, that is, until you hit it on the right bike. The Rockhopper 29 is the bike for you to find your confidence on the trail. It features our Trail 29 Geometry that will keep you feeling planted and comfortable over bumpy terrain, while the lightweight aluminium construction and durable, performance-driven components will have you flying up the trail in no time. It’s the perfect start to a beautiful relationship.

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    Specialized A1 Premium Aluminium, Trail 29 Geometry ORE down tube, butted tube sets, externally relieved head tube, forged dropouts, reinforced disc mount, replaceable alloy derailleur hanger
  • Fork
    Custom SR Suntour XCT 29, custom Multi-Circuit Damping, coil spring, S: 80mm travel, M/L/XL: 100mm travel, preload adjust, 1-1/8"" steerer, alloy lowers, Hi-Ten 28mm stanchions, disc mount
Wheels
  • Hubs
    [F] Specialized Stout, Hi Lo disc, alloy, double-sealed, ground race, QR, 32h [R] Specialized Stout, Hi Lo disc, alloy, double-sealed, loose ball bearings, QR, 32h
  • Wheels
    Stout 29, alloy disc, double-wall, pinned joint, 20mm inner width, 32h
  • Spokes
    Stainless, 14g
  • Tires
    [F] [R]
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    KMC X8, 8-speed, w/ reusable MissingLink
  • Crank
    Stout, forged alloy construction, 8-speed
  • Bottom Bracket
    Square taper, cartridge bearings
  • Front Derailleur
    Shimano Altus, high mount, bottom swing, dual pull
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Acera Shadow, 8-speed
  • Shifters
    Shimano Altus RapidFire Plus, SL type, optical display
  • Cassette
    Sunrace, 8-speed, 11-34t
  • Pedals
    Plastic, 9/16"", w/ reflectors
Components
  • Brakeset
    [F] Tektro Auriga, hydraulic disc, resin/metallic pads [R] Tektro Auriga, hydraulic disc, resin/metallic pads
  • Handlebar
    Specialized Stout, flat bar, double-butted 6061 alloy, 10-degree backsweep, 4-degree upsweep, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry mountain, steel rails, 143mm
  • Seatpost
    Alloy, 2-bolt, micro-adjust, 12.5mm offset, 30.9mm, anti-corrosion hardware
  • Stem
    Specialized, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

FAQ

Q: What size 2016 Specialized Rockhopper 29 should I get?

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