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Santa Cruz Bicycles Megatower C R Complete Mountain Bike 2021

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Santa Cruz Bicycles - Megatower C R Complete Mountain Bike 2021
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The smart money's on the Santa Cruz Bicycles Megatower C R Complete Mountain Bike. A silly fast machine designed for the Enduro World Series, this is a beast of a bike on any trail. Its big 29" wheels span holes and smooth out bumps with all the grip you could ever want, and 160mm of travel does the rest. It has Santa Cruz's lower-link driven VPP suspension, so it scores top marks for efficiency when it comes to pedaling, too. The components on this build are all beneficiaries of the most expensive stuff from last year, rounding out a very solid big-hitter package.

Product Details

Frame/Shock

Carbon C FrameA minimal weight gain of approximately 250 - 280 grams (0.6 lbs) for the C frame over the CC due to the different grade of carbon used. Whether you're riding a carbon CC or C frame, you get exactly the same legendary strength and stiffness because Santa Cruz uses exactly the same manufacturing facility and techniques.

Lower-Link Mounted VPP® SuspensionVPP is based on the patented principle of having two short links rotating in opposite directions. This system provides huge design flexibility, allowing Santa Cruz to manipulate shock rates to the intended purpose and character of each model; from short travel endurance bikes to World Championship winning DH machines. This redesign mounts the shock lower on the bike, making for an even better ride quality.

RockShox Super Deluxe Select Rear ShockSuper Deluxe Select is built for the latest breed of hard hitting enduro and trail bikes. Offering the ride control you need paired with a user-friendly threshold adjustment all rolled into a great high performance-to-value package. They even threw in Maxima Plush fluid to reduce friction and silence noise.

Shock AdjustmentsSeparate and Independent Open / Threshold Positions, Air Spring Pressure, External Rebound

Dropout Flip ChipAllows 10mm chainstay length adjustment.

Bottle Cage MountWithin the front triangle, fits piggyback shocks.

148mm Rear Axle Spacing

Angular Contact Bearings Maximize Stiffness

Double Sealed Pivots for Long Bearing Life

Integrated Flip Chip for High/Low Setting Adjustment

Integrated Headset

ISCG-05 Tabs for Chainguide Compatibility

Molded Rubber Swingarm and Downtube Protection

Internal Brake and Dropper Cable Routing

Threaded Bottom Bracket

Fork

RockShox Yari RCYari brings Lyrik’s acclaimed look and proven features – 35mm chassis, Fast Black upper tubes and new DebonAir™ air spring – to a wider audience. The Motion Control™ damper features Rapid Recovery™ rebound and its high-speed compression circuit is tuned to match the feeling of the Charger™ damper.

Fork AdjustmentsAir Spring Pressure, Low Speed Compression to Lockout, External Rebound Adjust

Drive Train

SRAM NX Eagle™It's how you start that matters. Whether you're discovering the mountain for the first time or you're an MTB lifer searching for a no-nonsense, no-worries 1x drivetrain, SRAM NX Eagle is ready for action and ready to take you there. NX Eagle brings you a wide range of gear choices engineered for simplicity and durability, so you can focus on what matters most-the ride ahead. German engineered and proudly bearing the SRAM Eagle stamp of approval, NX Eagle is ready to let the world know what real riding feels like.

Brakes

SRAM Guide REOriginally designed for heavier eMTBs, Guide RE brings the consistent performance that you have come to expect from SRAM's four-piston calipers. Pair this with MatchMaker™ for a clean looking bar set-up, plus the ease of use with SRAM's Bleeding Edge™ drip-free bleed port and you have a smart budget minded brake that keeps you in control.

Avid CenterLine RotorsThe new CenterLine Rotor was designed to keep the center of friction consistent throughout rotation thereby minimizing vibration offering consistent performance and a quiet ride.

Wheelset

Maxxis Assegai Front TireWith tall knobs that punch through dust and loam to find traction, this tire offers support and confidence on wet roots and rocks. While other tires excel only in certain conditions, the new Maxxis Assegai is built to go fast everywhere.

Maxxis Minion DHR II Rear TireA real rider's tire choice, these Minions bring a mix of rolling resistance, wear, and performance that can't be beat.

WTB ST i30 TCS 2.0 29" Rims Laced to SRAM MTH HubsA trail-worthy wheelset that's down for the bumps and bruises of rowdy riding, this aluminum offering is light and durable.

Additional Features

SDG Tellis Dropper PostAn absolute workhorse. A dropper post and remote combo with unsurpassed durability, reliability and simplicity all in one competitively priced package.

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Specs

  • Biking Type: Mountain
  • Used For: All-Mountain / Enduro
  • Gearing: 1 x 12
  • Handlebar Shape: Riser
  • Frame Material: Carbon Fiber
  • Brake Type: Hydraulic Disc
  • Water Bottle Mounts: 1
  • Fork: RockShox Yari
  • Stanchion Diameter (mm): 35
  • Front Travel (mm): 160
  • Front Travel (in): 6.3
  • Rear Shock: RockShox Super Deluxe Select
  • Rear Travel (mm): 160
  • Rear Travel (in): 6.3
  • Shifters: SRAM NX Eagle
  • Rear Derailleur: SRAM NX Eagle
  • Crankset: SRAM NX Eagle 148 DUB 30T
  • Cassette: SRAM PG1230 11-50t
  • Chain: SRAM NX Eagle
  • Bottom Bracket: SRAM DUB 68/73mm Threaded
  • ISCG Tabs: ISCG05 / E.13 TRS Race SL
  • Brake Levers: SRAM Guide RE
  • Brake Calipers: SRAM Guide RE
  • Rotors: Avid Centerline 200mm
  • Headset: Cane Creek 10 Integrated
  • Handlebar: e13 TRS Base
  • Bar Tape/Grips: Santa Cruz Palmdale
  • Stem: e13 Base
  • Saddle: WTB Silverado Race
  • Seatpost: SDG Tellis
  • Hubs: SRAM MTH 716/746 32h
  • Rims: WTB ST i30 TCS 2.0 29"
  • Spokes: Sapim Race
  • Front Tire: Maxxis Assegai 29"x2.5" 3C MaxxGRIP EXO+
  • Rear Tire: Maxxis Minion DHR II 29 x 2.4" 3C EXO+
  • Warranty: Limited Lifetime (Frame and Bearings)
Size S M L XL XXL
Top Tube (mm) 567 596 619 646 680
Seat Tube (mm) 380 405 430 460 500
Stack (mm) 607 616 625 643 666
Reach (mm) 425 450 470 490 515
Standover Height (mm) 702 714 713 711 708
Head Tube Angle (°) 65 65 65 65 65
Seat Tube Angle (°) 76.8 76.7 76.6 76.3 76.0
Chainstay Length (mm) 435 435 435 435 435
Bottom Bracket Height (mm) 343 343 343 343 343
Bottom Bracket Drop (mm) 29 29 29 29 29
Head Tube Length (mm) 90 100 110 130 155
Wheelbase (mm) 1178 1207 1231 1260 1295

Other Notes

Santa Cruz Bicycles products can only be shipped within the United States

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