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Santa Cruz Bicycles Chameleon C S+ Complete Mountain Bike 2019

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Santa Cruz Bicycles - Chameleon C S+ Complete Mountain Bike 2019
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Ever heard "less is more"? Well, when it comes to the Santa Cruz Bicycles Chameleon C S+ Complete Mountain Bike that would be an accurate statement in more ways than one. For the first time ever the "tin lizard" is offered in a carbon frame with burly carbon wheels, taking mountain bike minimalism to a whole new level. Boasting a signature carbon C frame with Boost spacing, this light weight trail slayer has a super stable foundation for all sorts of bike adventures. Add in a SRAM Eagle drivetrain, 130mm of Fox front travel and water bottle/pack mounts and this steed just jumped to the top of the versatility list. Quit compensating with all that suspension and take it back to the basics with the Santa Cruz Bicycles Chameleon C S+ Complete Mountain Bike.

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.

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

Geared and Single Speed Dropouts Compatible with Alu Chameleon

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

Internal Brake and Dropper Cable Routing

Fork

Fox 34 Float PerformancePerformance forks retain the same black anodized 7000 series aluminum upper tubes as Performance Elite, but have a different damper (FIT GRIP) with fewer adjustments. A Performance Series graphics package is found on these forks to continue the black-on-black look.

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

Drive Train

SRAM GX Eagle™SRAM Eagle™ drivetrains are the only 1x drivetrains that are fully system engineered for optimal performance. Eagle™ drivetrains are designed, tested and proven to deliver the lightest, highest-performing, most durable systems for all riders on any trail. Eagle™ technology provides an expanded, optimum, gear range that allows you to realize your bike's potential beyond where it has ever been. Every SRAM GX Eagle™ component is 100% compatible with all levels of SRAM Eagle™ drivetrain systems.

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.

Wheel Set

Race Face AR Offset 40 27.5" Rims Laced to DT 370 HubsA light and tough alloy wheel made for the demands of the EWS Enduro series, these are trail-tested to be durable and responsive. At 30mm internal width, they pair well with today's wider trail tires.

Maxxis Rekon Plus 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

RockShox Reverb Stealth Dropper SeatpostDon’t let its familiar good looks fool you—Reverb is a whole new weapon. Its internals have been completely re-engineered to improve on its already legendary performance and to offer enhanced reliability: all the smallest details, down to the single seal, have been re-evaluated and updated to pass the hardest and longest durability tests. Additional bushing overlap also improves performance over time. This is the brand-new Reverb, engineered for the next-generation mountain biker.

Shipping Information

Oversize Itemcan only be shipped via UPS Ground within the continental U.S.

Specs

  • Used For: XC, Trail
  • Wheel Size: 27.5"+
  • Gearing: 1 x 12
  • Handlebar Shape: Riser
  • Frame Material: Carbon Fiber
  • Brake Type: Hydraulic Disc
  • Water Bottle Mounts: 2
  • Fork: Fox 34 Float Performance
  • Stanchion Diameter (mm): 34
  • Front Travel (mm): 130
  • Front Travel (in): 5.12
  • Shifters: SRAM GX Eagle™
  • Rear Derailleur: SRAM GX Eagle™
  • Crankset: SRAM Stylo 7k 148 DUB, 30t - 170mm (XS-S), 175mm (M-XXL)
  • Cassette: SRAM XG-1275 Eagle™ 10-50t
  • Chain: SRAM GX Eagle™
  • Bottom Bracket: SRAM DUB 68/73mm Threaded BB
  • ISCG Tabs: ISCG05
  • Brake Levers: SRAM Guide T
  • Brake Calipers: SRAM Guide T
  • Rotors: Avid Centerline 180mm
  • Headset: Cane Creek 40 IS Integrated Headset
  • Handlebar: Race Face Aeffect R
  • Bar Tape/Grips: Santa Cruz Palmdale Grips
  • Stem: Race Face Aeffect R (50mm)
  • Saddle: WTB Silverado Pro
  • Seatpost: RockShox Reverb Stealth, 31.6mm
  • Hubs: DT Swiss 370 32h, 15x110mm Front / 12x148mm Rear
  • Rims: RaceFace AR Offset 40
  • Spokes: DT Swiss Competition
  • Front Tire: Maxxis Rekon 3C EXO TR | 27.5 x 2.8"
  • Rear Tire: Maxxis Rekon 3C EXO TR | 27.5 x 2.8"
  • Warranty: Limited Lifetime (Frame and Bearings Only)
Size S M L XL
Top Tube (mm) 596 623 646 684
Seat Tube (mm) 390 420 450 490
Stack (mm) 614 618 628 637
Reach (mm) 411 436 456 486
Standover Height (mm) 693 709 731 746
Head Tube Angle (°) 67.2 67.2 67.2 67.2
Seat Tube Angle (°) 72.7 72.7 72.7 72.7
Chainstay Length (mm) 415 415 415 415
Bottom Bracket Height (mm) 314 314 314 314
Bottom Bracket Drop (mm) 47 47 47 47
Head Tube Length (mm) 95 100 110 120
Wheelbase (mm) 1117 1144 1168 1201

Other Notes

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

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