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Santa Cruz Megatower Carbon C R 29" Mountain Bike 2020
The Santa Cruz Megatower Carbon C R 29 Mountain Bike is the burliest trail steed within the brand’s range. A coalition of an advanced composite frame, big-hitting suspension and large-diameter 29-inch wheels provide any rider, from hardened racer through to enthusiast, with unfaltering confidence with which to attack the toughest of off-road terrain.
The full carbon frame is constructed with a technical lay up to grant an accomplished blend of responsiveness, trail feel, and rough ground compliance. This advanced chassis is complemented by its integrated VPP lower-link-mounted suspension unit that donates ultimately composed levels of damping that in turn grant amplified amounts of trail traction and bottom-out resistance. The RockShox Yari RC fork then supplements this plush and secure sensation with its equable cushioning awarding increased trail accuracy and confidence.
A 76-degree seat tube is implemented within the chassis design to provide a high power riding position for thundering along fire roads or winching up climbs while the 65-degree head angle grants unflappable but reactive handling on the fastest of descents. This balance, however, can be fine-tuned via the Flip Chips that are situated within the rear linkage and the rear dropouts. User-configurable, these neat devices fine-tune the ride characteristics allowing for a customisable ride depending on the trail requirements ahead.
A 29-inch wheelset rolls through the terrain, rather than over, such is its momentum-preserving properties. It comprises the robust, reliable WTB alloy rims and the smooth-rolling SRAM MTH hubs to result in a solid and dependable wheelset that will perform no matter the ground.
Gear changes are charged to the SRAM NX Eagle groupset with this flicking through the 12-speed cassette with aplomb. Efficient forward drive is then translated by the stiff crank arms and oversized DUB axle before a hydraulic brake configuration bestows unruffled stopping in any conditions.
A Race Face dropper post and E13 bar and stem alliance then finalise an impressively comprehensive feature list.
- The toughest trail bike in the Santa Cruz collection fuses big 29er wheels and long-travel suspension for the hardest hits on the roughest of rides
- Santa Cruz C Carbon full suspension frame with VPP lower-link mounted shock design
- RockShox Super Deluxe Select air rear shock, 160mm travel
- Flip Chip technology: User-adjustable features allow the rear suspension and the chainstay length to be adjusted depending on the terrain to be faced
- RockShox Yari RC suspension fork with 160mm travel
- WTB ST i29 TCS 2.0 29-inch alloy wheelset built with SRAM MTH boost hubset
- SRAM NX Eagle, 12-speed groupset
- SRAM Guide RE hydraulic brake configuration
- Race Face Aeffect 31.6 dropper seatpost
- E13 handlebar and stem
|Frame||Santa Cruz C Carbon with VPP lower-link mounted shock design | Threaded BB for convenience | Refined cable routing for better shifting performance, simpler installation, and no cable rub | Shuttle guard, downtube protector, shock guard, and ribbed chainstay protector | Water bottle mounts inside the main frame|
|Fork||RockShox Yari RC 160mm, 29”|
|Rear Shock||RockShox Super Deluxe Select air rear shock, 160mm travel|
|Handlebar||E13 TRS Base|
|Front Brake||SRAM Guide RE with Avid Centerline 200mm brake rotors|
|Rear Brake||SRAM Guide RE with Avid Centerline 200mm brake rotors|
|Brake Levers||SRAM Guide RE|
|Rear Derailleur||SRAM NX Eagle, 12-speed|
|Shift Levers||SRAM NX Eagle, 12-speed|
|Cassette||SRAM PG1230 10-50, 12-speed|
|Chain||SRAM NX Eagle 12-speed|
|Crankset||SRAM NX Eagle 148 DUB, 30 tooth chainring|
|Bottom Bracket||SRAM DUB 68/73mm Threaded BB|
|Front Wheel||WTB ST i29 TCS 2.0 29-inch alloy rims, SRAM MTH 716 hub 110 x 15mm thru-axle, Torque Cap, 32 x DT Competition spokes|
|Rear Wheel||WTB ST i29 TCS 2.0 29-inch alloy rims, SRAM MTH 746 hub 148 x 12mm thru-axle, 32 x DT Competition spokes|
|Front Tyre||Maxxis Assegai 29"x2.5" EXO+ Tubeless Ready|
|Rear Tyre||Maxxis Assegai 29"x2.5" EXO+ Tubeless Ready|
|Saddle||WTB Silverado Race|
|Seatpost||Race Face Aeffect, 31.6|
|Manufacturer Claimed Weight||15.29kg / 33.71lbs (size medium)|
Santa Cruz Megatower Carbon C R 29" Mountain Bike 2020 Sizing
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