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Specialized Hardrock (2012)


Product Category
Brand Specialized
Size13.0, 15.5, 17.5, 19.0, 21.0, 23.0
ColorBlk Pnk/Pur Ano, Blk/Wht/Red, Blu/Blk/Wht


Bottom bracketSquare taper, cartridge bearing, double crank stop
BrakesDie cast, alloy "V" brake, 1pc. pad
CassetteShimano 8-speed, 11-34t
CranksetSR Suntour XCT, 8-speed, square taper spindle
Features•Fully butted A1 Premium Aluminum frame with double ORE down tube for a lighter, more compliant and durable bike, with disc mounts for upgrading •80mm-travel SR Suntour fork with preload adjustment and size-specific spring rates means the suspension is dialed for rider size •Light and durable, double-walled alloy rims are tough enough to handle the rough stuff •Specialized Fast Trak LK Sport 60 TPI tires use a reduced knob height for lower rolling resistance, but have plenty of grip for confidence on the trail •Shimano 7-speed, 12-32t cassette offers gearing options for a variety of fitness levels; replaces the freewheel mechanism for lighter weight and more durability •Specialized Body Geometry Hardrock saddle has front/rear bumpers for on and off-road durability, and ample padding for comfort
Fork typeSR Suntour XCT (SF12-XCT-V4-P), 1pc. alloy lower, 28mm Hi-Ten stanchions, 1-1/8" Hi-Ten steerer, coil/mcu spring w/ preload adj., 80mm travel
Frame typeSpecialized A1 Premium Aluminium, fully butted, w/ canti bosses, 6061 alloy, double ORE down tube, externally relieved head tube, forged dropouts and reinforced disc mount, alloy replaceable derailleur hanger
Front derailleurShimano Altus, 8-speed, 34.9mm clamp, top-swing, dual-pull
Headset1-1/8" threadless, loose ball w/ seals
Hub frontQR axle, sealed loose ball, 17mm contact, 32h
Hub rearDouble-sealed loose ball, 19mm contact, QR, 32h
PedalsComposite platform w/ moulded pins, toe clip compatible, 9/16" w/ reflectors
Rear derailleurShimano Altus, 8-speed, SGS cage
Recommended forgeneral use
Rims typeAlex HR 26", alloy double-wall, 24mm, pin joint, 32h
SaddleSpecialized Body Geometry Hardrock, steel rails, front and rear bumpers, 143mm width
ShiftersShimano Altus, 8-speed Rapidfire plus, SL type w/ optical display
SpokesStainless silver, 2.0mm (14g)
StemAhead, 4 bolt clamp, 20¼ rise, 25.4mm
TiresSpecialized Fast Trak LK Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, 26x2.0"
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