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Santa Cruz Bicycles Chameleon A R+ Complete Mountain Bike 2021

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Santa Cruz Bicycles - Chameleon A R+ Complete Mountain Bike 2021
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The Santa Cruz Bicycles Chameleon A R+ Complete Mountain Bike is a versatile whip for the rider seeking hardtail response and efficiency with the versatility of a 27.5+ setup. It's beefy enough to shred singletrack without blinking an eye, climbs like a champ, and is a blast to get in the air. The 130mm Fox Rhythm 34 fork and compliant Aluminum frame compliment a playful geometry that blurs the lines between genres. Whether it's a singletrack hog, a jump line demon, a cross country stallion, or a bikepacking mule, the Chameleon will have you repping the hardtail life in supreme style.

Product Details

Frame/Shock

Aluminum Frame

Two Bottle Cage MountsIncluding option for a cargo cage mount under downtube.

Integrated Headset

Threaded Bottom Bracket

148mm Rear Axle Spacing

ISCG-05 Tabs for Chainguide Compatibility

Convertible Between 29 and 27.5+ Wheels

Clearance for Up to 3.0" (27.5+) or 2.5" (29) Tires

Fork

Fox Rhythm 34Designed for the aggressive trail rider, the 34 Rhythm features a GRIP damper, FLOAT air spring, and super lightweight chassis. The 34 provides proven trail performance that instills confidence and control.

Fork AdjustmentsFIT GRIP 3-Position Lever (Open, Medium, Firm), Air Spring Pressure, External Rebound

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 T BrakesetGuide T brings the consistent performance that you have come to expect from SRAM's lightweight Guide four-piston caliper. 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

WTB ST i40 TCS 2.0 27.5" 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.

Maxxis Rekon+ TiresThe Rekon+ is an aggressive trail tire inspired by the Ikon+ for intermediate and technical terrain. Wide knobs down the middle provide control under braking and L-shaped side knobs assure support when carving loose turns. With confidence like this you can race more and scout less with the Rekon+.

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.

Specs

  • Biking Type: Mountain
  • Used For: XC, Trail
  • Wheel Size: 27.5"+
  • Gearing: 1 x 12
  • Handlebar Shape: Riser
  • Frame Material: Aluminum Alloy
  • Brake Type: Hydraulic Disc
  • Water Bottle Mounts: 2
  • Fork: Fox Rhythm 34
  • Stanchion Diameter (mm): 34
  • Front Travel (mm): 130
  • Front Travel (in): 5.1
  • Shifters: SRAM NX Eagle™
  • Rear Derailleur: SRAM NX Eagle™
  • Crankset: SRAM NX Eagle™ 148 DUB, 30t
  • Cassette: SRAM PG-1230, 11-50t
  • Chain: SRAM NX Eagle™
  • Bottom Bracket: SRAM DUB 68/73mm
  • ISCG Tabs: ISCG05
  • Brake Levers: SRAM Guide T
  • Brake Calipers: SRAM Guide T
  • Rotors: Avid Centerline 180mm
  • Headset: Cane Creek 10 IS Integrated
  • Handlebar: RaceFace Ride
  • Bar Tape/Grips: Santa Cruz Palmdale
  • Stem: RaceFace Ride
  • Saddle: WTB Silverado Race
  • Seatpost: SDG Tellis
  • Hubs: SRAM MTH 716 15x110 Front / SRAM MTH 746 12x148 Rear
  • Rims: WTB ST i40 TCS 2.0
  • Spokes: Sapim Race
  • Tires: Maxxis Rekon+ EXO TR | 27.5 x 2.8"
  • Warranty: Limited Lifetime (Frame and Bearings Only)
Size S M L XL
Top Tube (mm) 596 624 646 684
Seat Tube (mm) 390 420 450 490
Stack (mm) 618 618 628 637
Reach (mm) 411 436 456 486
Standover Height (mm) 686 702 719 738
Head Tube Angle (°) 67.1 67.1 67.1 67.1
Seat Tube Angle (°) 72.6 72.6 72.6 72.6
Chainstay Length (mm) 415 415 415 415
Bottom Bracket Height (mm) 315 315 315 315
Bottom Bracket Drop (mm) 47 47 47 47
Head Tube Length (mm) 100 100 110 120
Wheelbase (mm) 1119 1144 1167 1201

Other Notes

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

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