Specialized Hardrock Disc 29 2016
If you're looking to dip your toe in the dirt pool that is mountain biking, you came to the right place. After all, there's no better bike to get your feet wet with than the Hardrock Disc 29. With durable, performance-driven components, powerful disc brakes, a bump absorbing suspension fork, and Sport Trail 29 Geometry that's sure to leave you feeling confident and inspired, the Hardrock is punching well above its weight class. Go on, go out and get dirty.
The frame is constructed from A1 Premium Aluminum in order to provide a lightweight, durable platform to support our acclaimed Sport Trail 29 Geometry. Combined, you get a bike that's efficient on climbs and eager on descents.
SR Suntour XCT 29 fork features a coil spring that delivers 80mm of trail absorbing travel.
29" alloy rims have been laced to a pair of our sturdiest hubs to form wheels that allow you mow over everything in sight, climb gracefully, and get to the bottom of the trail eager for more.
With reliable traction, puncture-resistance, and sheer speed over the dirt, our 29x2.0" Ground Control Sport tires will keep you rolling with confidence over almost any terrain.
FRAMESpecialized A1 Premium Aluminum, Sport Trail 29 Geometry, ORE down tube, externally relieved head tube, forged dropouts, reinforced disc mount, replaceable alloy derailleur hanger
FORKSR Suntour XCT 29, coil spring, 80mm travel, preload adjust, 1-1/8" steerer, alloy lowers, Hi-Ten 28mm stanchions, disc mount
HEADSET1-1/8" threadless, loose ball
STEMSpecialized, forged alloy, 4-bolt, 10-degree rise
HANDLEBARSSpecialized, flat bar, alloy, 8-degree backsweep, 4-degree upsweep, 25.4mm
GRIPSSpecialized Body Geometry XCT, Kraton w/ gel, lock-on, closed end
FRONT BRAKETektro Aries, mechanical disc, organic pads
REAR BRAKETektro Aries, mechanical disc, organic pads
FRONT DERAILLEURShimano Altus, 3-speed, top swing, dual pull
REAR DERAILLEURShimano Altus, 8-speed
SHIFT LEVERSShimano ST-EF51, w/ integrated brake lever
CASSETTE Sunrace, 8-speed, 11-34t
CHAINKMC X8, 8-speed, w/ reusable MissingLink
CRANKSETSamox, forged alloy, 3 pc., 8-speed, 42/32/22T, w/ chainguard
BOTTOM BRACKET Square taper, cartridge bearings
PEDALSPlastic, 9/16", w/ reflectors
RIMS29", disc, alloy, double-wall, pin joint, 25mm inner width, 32h
FRONT HUBSpecialized, Hi Lo disc, alloy, double-sealed, ground race, QR, 32h
REAR HUBSpecialized, Hi Lo disc, double-sealed bearing, QR, 32h
FRONT TIRESpecialized Fast Trak Sport, 30TPI, wire bead, Flak Jacket protection, 29x2.0"
REAR TIRESpecialized Fast Trak Sport, 30TPI, wire bead, Flak Jacket protection, 29x2.0"
INNER TUBESStandard, Schrader valve
SADDLEBody Geometry mountain, thick padding, steel rails, 143mm
SEATPOSTAlloy, 2-bolt, micro-adjust, 12.5mm offset, 30.9mm, anti-corrosion hardware
SEAT BINDERAlloy, nylon/glass fiber washer, QR, 34.9mm