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Specialized Crave 2014


Item condition: new



The Crave has a new, lighter-weight frame and includes a Shimano drivetrain with hydraulic disc brakes for a great first race bike.
> New, fully butted, smooth-welded M4 Premium Aluminium frame is super-lightweight, stiff, and features XC 29er Geometry, integrated headset, tapered headtube for front-end stiffness, plus bridge-less seatstays for compliance over bumps
> 100mm-travel RockShox XC32 29er fork features TurnKey hydraulic damping, Solo Air spring, lockout, alloy tapered steerer tube and externally adjustable rebound for plush and lightweight trail performance
> Specialized Stout SL Disc 29" wheels feature double-wall rims with sealed bearings for lightweight, durable wheels
> Custom SRAM 10-speed XC double-ring crankset with 29er gearing and GXP bottom bracket offers lightweight and durable performance paired with Shimano Deore Shadow Plus rear derailleur for quick and precise shifting
> Tektro Gemini dual piston hydraulic disc brakes use 180mm front rotor for increased braking power, while 160mm rear rotor keeps weight low

Crave 29
Bike Geometry...
Technical Specifications

FRAME New Specialized M4 Premium Aluminum, XC 29er Geometry, fully butted w/ smooth welds, tapered headtube and seat tube, forged post-mount 160mm disc dropouts, replaceable alloy derailleur hanger



FORK RockShox XC32 TK 29, TurnKey hydraulic damping w/ lockout, Solo Air spring, 1-1/8" tapered alloy steerer, 32mm alloy stanchion, external rebound adj., S: 80mm travel, Others: 100mm travel

HEADSET 1-1/8" upper and 1-1/2" lower threadless, Campy style, integrated full cartridge bearings

STEM Specialized 3D forged 6061 alloy, 4-bolt clamp, 6-degree rise, 31.8mm

HANDLEBARS Specialized mini riser, double-butted 6061 alloy, 700mm wide, 10-degree backsweep, 6-degree upsweep, 31.8mm

GRIPS Specialized Body Geometry XC Contour, Kraton w/ gel, closed end, 132mm, lock-on

FRONT BRAKE Tektro Gemini, hydraulic disc, dual piston, 180mm rotor

REAR BRAKE Tektro Gemini, hydraulic disc, dual piston, 160mm rotor

BRAKE LEVERS Tektro Gemini, hydraulic lever

FRONT DERAILLEUR SRAM X5, 10-speed 2X10, 34.9mm clamp

REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Deore Shadow Plus, 10-speed, SGS cage

SHIFT LEVERS Shimano Deore, 10-speed Rapidfire Plus, w/ optical display

CASSETTE SRAM PG 1030, 10-speed, 11-36


CRANKSET Custom SRAM S-1255, 2pc., 10-speed XC double for 29er

CHAINRINGS 36/22, aluminum

BOTTOM BRACKET SRAM GXP BB for 2pc., 73mm shell

PEDALS Alloy, 1pc. body and cage, w/ reflectors, 9/16"

RIMS Crave SL Disc 29", alloy double-wall, sleeve joint, 26mm, 28h/32h

FRONT HUB Specialized disc, alloy, Hi Lo flange, RCC ball bearing system, steel axle, QR, 28h

REAR HUB Specialized disc, alloy, Hi Lo flange, RCC ball bearing system, steel axle, steel cassette body, QR, 32h

SPOKES Stainless, 14g (2.0mm)

FRONT TYRE Specialized Ground Control, 29x2.1", aramid bead, 60TPI

REAR TYRE Specialized Fast Trak Control, 29x2.0", aramid bead, 60TPI

INNER TUBES Standard presta valve

SADDLE Specialized Body Geometry Henge, steel rails, 143mm

SEATPOST Specialized alloy, 2-bolt, micro-adjust, 12.5mm offset, 27.2mm, size-specific 350mm/400mm

SEAT BINDER Forged alloy, 31.8mm, QR, brass washer


Specifications subject to change without notice.

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