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Specialized Demo 8 I (2012)


Product Category
Brand Specialized
ModelDemo 8 I
SizeXs, S, M, L
ColorGloss Moto Green/Black/White, Satin/Gloss Black


Bottom bracketSRAM PF30 DH, 83mm shell
BrakesFRONT BRAKECustom Avid Elixir 7, hydraulic disc, tool-less reach adj., metallic pad, HS-1 rotor, 200mm rotor REAR BRAKECustom Avid Elixir 7, hydraulic disc, tool-less reach adj., metallic pad, HS-1 rotor, 180mm rotor
CassetteShimano Tiagra, 10-speed, 11-25t
CranksetCustom SRAM Descendant PF30, 7050 alloy arms, with Gamut P-30 chain guide
Features•Manipulated M5 alloy FSR frame has 8" of rear wheel travel; an oversized, forged head tube; rear derailleur protector, with suspension linkage engineered for the world's toughest terrain •Custom-tuned Fox Van RC coil shock is designed for high-speed downhill terrain, and features easily adjustable rebound, compression and preload •RockShox Boxxer RC offers 200mm of travel with externally adjustable compression and rebound, and a 20mm Maxle thru-axle •New Roval DH rims are 30mm wide, laced with DT Swiss spokes to Specialized hubs with a 20mm front thru-axle and 150x12mm rear thru-axle hub creates a reliable, and super strong wheelset that easily handles the biggest hits •Specialized Butcher DH 26 x 2.3" soft dual compound front and rear tires offer great traction with Monster Team approved tread, and a bombproof casing •Custom Truvativ Descendant crankset with alloy arms, 36T chainring and Gamut bashguard is built for speed and chain retention •Custom Avid Elixir 7 hydraulic disc brakes with tool-less reach adjustment, metallic pads and 200mm front and 180mm rear rotors keep speed in check on the most demanding descents
Fork typeRockShox Boxxer RC, alloy steerer, external compression and rebound adj., 20mm Maxle DH thru-axle, 200mm travel
Frame typeM5 manipulated alloy, compact race design, 1-1/2" forged HT, ISCG 05 mount, cartridge bearing rear shock mount, rear derailleur protector, 200mm travel
Headset1-1/2" integrated for 1-1/8" steerer, cartridge bearings
Hub frontSpecialized Hi Lo disc, laser-etched logo, sealed cartridge bearing, 20mm thru-axle, 32h
Hub rearSpecialized Hi Lo disc, 150mm, hollow 12mm Cr-Mo axle w/ RD guard, 32h
PedalsSpecialized Benies, low profile with removable pins
Rear derailleurSRAM X9, 10-speed, short cage
Recommended forDownhill
Rims typeRoval DH 26, 30mm wide w/eyelets, 32h
SaddleSpecialized DH, 8mm hollow Cr-Mo rails
ShiftersSRAM X7, 10-speed, aluminum trigger, w/MatchMaker clamp
Shock typeCustom Fox Van RC, coil over w/piggy back, compression and rebound adj., 9.5x3", XS: 300, S:350, M:400, L:450
SpokesDT Swiss Industry 2.0, (14g) stainless
StemSpecialized Direct-Mount stem, 40mm length, 31.8mm, 4-bolt, forged
TiresSpecialized Butcher DH, wire bead, soft dual-compound, 26x2.3"
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