Its lightweight, stiff, and can also take a beating. Reviews, ratings, specifications, weight, price and more for the 2015 specialized epic comp carbon 29 bike. Read it before you take the first ride on your new bicycle, and keep it for. Specialized epic manuals manuals and user guides for specialized epic. We have 3 specialized epic manuals available for free pdf download. This is an updated video to clarify the amount of starting pressure you should start with to use your autosag equiped stumpjumper fsr. Specialized fsr frame pivot bearings camber, stumpjumper. Read more sram x9 type 2, 10speed, midcage rear derailleur for lightweight, pinpoint shifts. Specialized stumpjumper fsr year 2010 2011 kit 12 bearings in total. Used 2014 specialized epic comp, 29er, full suspension, size medium frame all components are in good shape. Specialized body geometry phenom comp, hollow crmo rails. Reviews, ratings, specifications, weight, price and more for the 2014 specialized epic comp bike. Specialized body geometry phenom comp, hollow crmo rails, 143mm width.
The build of the epic comp is valuepacked, featuring an 11speed sram gx groupset, sram level tl brakes, and a roval control alloy wheelset. So when the guys in the demo paddock asked me what i wanted to ride, i chose an epic and was given a 20 specialized epic comp 29. A perfect introduction to your world of xc riding and racing, the epic comp carbon features all of the same frame technologies that are found in its older siblings, only with a build that lets you give racing. And if youre curious, this weight savings is equivalent to shedding a chainstay and shock extension from the previous epicnearly 525 grams. M5 alloy, 29 geometry, tapered headtube, full internal shiftbrake routing, 142mm dropouts, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, 100mm. Specialized epic comp 29er 29er full suspension user. For more information on intended use and structural weight limits for the frame and components, please refer to the owners manual. Aug 22, 2015 specializeds camber faces stiff competitionmuch of it coming from its older siblings in the specialized pantheon, the epic and stumpjumper. M5 alloy, 29 geometry, tapered headtube, full internal shiftbrake routing, 142mm dropouts, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable.
I found the schematics on line, cross referenced all the seals and proprietary parts and have stripped the shock and brain down for rebuild. Specialized xc flat, 2014 butted alloy, 680mm wide, 8. The epic range is specialized s 29 full suspension, cross country mountain bike range designed for anything from cross country trails to top level competition use. Specialized stumpjumper fsr year 2008 2009 kit 10 bearings in total. For more information on intended use and structural weight limits for the frame and components, please. Shock 20142015 specialized iv rebuild bike help center fox. Epic is a 100mm travel endurance racers dream, while the 95mm travel epic world cup tightens things up to offer an explosive short course slaying machine. The 20 epics are improved once again so we are excited to try them.
Were prepared to bet that 99% of those were the american companys racingtuned epic model, largely the fullcarbon versions, which cost at least r70 000. Specialized epic owners manual 72 pages specialized afr rear shock owners manual. Specialized does not warrant the bicycle frame or components for such activities. Components from formula, specialized, and roval finish things off. Is it possible to service specialized brain suspension. Specialized epic comp carbon it really doesnt get any more crosscountry than this. Seatpost 2014 butted alloy, single bolt setback, 30.
Were prepared to bet that 99% of those were the american companys racingtuned. Specialized stemmed the blood loss from your wallet by equipping this model with a fox float ctd evolution fork and rear shock, shimano deore brakes and a mix of midrange shimano and. Fsr technology, optimized for brain shock, m4 manipulated alloy, fully butted and manipulated frame with ore dt, sealed cartridge bearings, disc mounts, 90mm travel, replaceable derailleur hanger. Owners of specialized road frame with a virgin carbon shell, just remove the specialized delrin cups and install cbear osbb 61 bottom bracket, depending on the crank of your choice. Oct 29, 20 specialized epic expert wc long term duration. Thats what we could have said about last years epic, and then we would have been wrong. In 2014, specialized keeps the winning ways of the epic, but diversifies the model into two different bikes the epic and the epic world cup.
Shock 20142015 specialized iv rebuild bike help center. Is it carbon and digital everything, or is it the perfect geometry, suspension, and attention to detail. Read it before you take the first ride on your new bicycle, and keep it for reference. Not a high end model, this one was an all aluminum frame, main. View and download specialized 2014 fsr owners manual online. Specialized renegade control, 60 tpi, 2bliss ready aramid bead, dualcompound, 29x1. If you have a specialized with the insert already expoxied, you can elect cbear bb30 bottom bracket, depending on the crank of your choice. A perfect introduction to your world of xc riding and racing, the epic comp carbon features all of the same frame technologies that are found in its older siblings, only with a build that lets you give racing a try without breaking the bank. Scrolle herunter bis zum dunklen abschnitt technische spezifikationen. The m5 aluminum epic comp 29 has 100mm of travel and 29inch wheels to smooth any crosscountry terrain. A total of 30% of the participants at the 2014 absa cape epic were on specialized bikes. With an m5 alloy frame, 100mm of travel, fox specialized brain shock, and custom sram gearing, the epic comp is a fast and efficient crosscountry machine. Here is a bike that bridges the two needs of climbing fast and descending with confidence. A foxrock shox suspension keeps the wheels planted over rocks and roots, and the sram drivetrain is smooth and reliable.
I couldnt find a 20 epic manual on the specialized site but the 20 epic is the same as the 2012 epic. Ive been riding the 2012 specialized epic and have been setting prs on both climbs and descents. This manual is designed to be used in conjunction with the bicycle owners manual and owners manuals supplied by the. There are frame suspension schematics on page 14 carbon rear triangle and page 16. A multi xc world champion, the epic also captured olympic gold in london. Osbb confusion which bottom bracket for my specialized bike. Epic comp 29er rider age 41 weight 75kg height 5ft 9 bike size medium.
The bicycle looks new and is in likenew mechanical. Specialized 2014 butted alloy flat bar, 600mm width, 31. Brains always go back, i love how my epic feels but i hate, hate that i have to send my rear shock back every year for service. Bicycle owners manual 9th edition, 2007 this manual meets en standards 14764, 14765, 14766 and 14781.
Oct 27, 2011 this is an updated video to clarify the amount of starting pressure you should start with to use your autosag equiped stumpjumper fsr. But not only that, you also get a redesigned version of the brain suspension technology thats made the epic famous. With an m5 alloy frame, 100mm of travel, foxspecialized brain shock, and custom sram gearing, the epic comp is a fast and efficient crosscountry machine. Bikingman corsica bikepacking race 2018 the film duration. Not sure what year specialized brain you are talking about, but i have a 2005 epic. Ok, having rode specialized hardtail 26ers since 1990 i was reluctant to splash out.
While carbon often gets all the credit, alloy is far from obsolete, especially the m5 premium aluminum with daluisio smartweld technology found on the epic comp alloy. Notes protective clear coat, derailleur hanger, reflectors, owners manual if ad. Thats why we constructed the epic comp from our lightweight, stiff, and reliable m5 aluminum, while the geo follows our xc 29 geometry for explosive power, incredible speeds, and nimble handling. Im not talking about air chamber service, but dampening and brain overhaul. The epic range is specializeds 29 full suspension, cross country mountain bike range designed for anything from cross country trails to top level competition use. The guard works with solid or qr axle types and is compatible with all mountain bike models using the 00 006 endurodemo derailleur hanger. Both fox and specialized told me that they didnt have parts and couldnt service the unit. Jul 15, 20 in 2014, specialized keeps the winning ways of the epic, but diversifies the model into two different bikes the epic and the epic world cup.
Specialized body geometry rival, hollow crmo rails. Theyre more technical, steeper, and simply more challenging to ride. The specialized epic comp shares its dna and trail manners with its carbon siblings, but this one has a lightweight alloy frame. It comes with the 2014 enduro 29er and the new 2014 rumor. Intended use the specialized epic is intended and tested for mountain bike condition 4 use only. This manual contains important safety, performance and service information. Specialized bicycle owners manual all languages shock fox instruction guide. The specialized derailleur guard is available separately through your local specialized dealer. Available in carbon fiber and alloy models, the epic features our proven 29er geometry, our active and independent fsr suspension. Cbear is the first in 20123 that came out with the silencing. My riding style is xc and with the exception of a few alpine events most of my trails are bridleways around the dales and pennines. Specialized poured a lot of engineering resources into the 2014 epic to further refine it into one of the most effective crosscountry weapons available. There are frame suspension schematics on page 14 carbon rear triangle and page 16 alloy rear triangle of the 2012 epic manual showing how it goes together. The camber achieves a nice balance between those two betterknown models.59 1351 529 333 1621 667 1562 1149 74 687 1009 1380 922 1263 1180 527 554 782 1025 1149 730 1218 609 816 333 835 1452 316 153 850 80 1128 1276 898 1062 764 1297 939 491 906