The Scout is a poppy, fun bike that will remind you why you got into mountain biking! Paired with a burly Fox 36 Rythm fork, this is one of the most entertaining and capable bikes out there.
Out of the box, the bike is set up with a 140 mm shock, but you can change the rear shock for a longer one to run the back end at 150 mm. The frame will be happy with a fork between 140 and 160 mm.
Transition have given the longer-lower-slacker approach a name - "Speed Balanced Geometry" - but effectively it means a longer top tube and slack head angle, ready to run a short stem and short offset fork, pretty much what you would expect from any modern enduro-orientated bike. On that note, all models can take a water bottle, though you'll need to use a fid lock bottle on the size XS frame.
Never ones to shy away from a cheesy name, the Scouts "GiddyUp" suspension has fantastic small bump sensitivity and enough progression to run a coil shock without blowing through the travel. The Enduro MAX bearings and additional bearing shields are a huge plus point for UK riding!
The alloy NX model has a solid spec, with a OneUp dropper sized depending on frame size, Flow rims, and Fox Performance shock.
|C. Effective TT Length||534||564||593||623||652|
|D. Seat Tube Length||350||360||390||430||460|
|E. Effective ST Angle||78.2°||77.7°||77.2°||76.8°||76.4°|
|Saddle Height For Effective St Angle||560||600||660||720||780|
|Actual St Angle||72°||72°||72°||72°||72°|
|Seat Tube Offset At BB||63||63||63||63||63|
|F. Head Tube Length||95||110||125||140||155|
|G. Head Tube Angle||64.0°||64.0°||64.0°||64.0°||64.0°|
|H. Chainstay Length||430||430||430||430||430|
|J. Bottom Bracket Drop||18||18||18||18||18|
|K. Estimated BB Height||337||337||337||337||337|
|L. Stand Over Height||665||665||673||686||698|
|M. Fork Offset||37||37||37||37||37|FRAME Scout Alloy 140 mm (compatible with 150mm), 27.5" Wheels, Alloy construction, additional bearing shields, Enduro MAX bearings, top tube accessory mount, 73 mm threaded BB, chainstay and downtube protection, Internal Cable Guides, Manufacturers lifetime warranty REAR SHOCK Fox Float X Performance 2 Position FORK Fox Float 36 Rhythm 150 mm Travel/37 mm Offset HEADSET FSA No.57E STEM RaceFace Aeffect R (40 mm) HANDLEBAR RaceFace Chester 35 - XS/SM (780x20) MD/LG/XL (780x35) GRIPS Sensus Lite SADDLE ANVL Forge Cromo SEATPOST OneUp Dropper Post - XS (120 mm) SM (150 mm) MD (180 mm) LG/XL (210 mm) BRAKES SRAM Code R or SRAM Guide RE 4-Piston ROTORS SRAM Centerline (180 mm) SHIFTER SRAM NX Eagle MMX DERAILLEUR SRAM NX Eagle CASSETTE SRAM PG 1230 (11-50t) CHAIN SRAM NX Eagle CRANK SRAM Stylo 6k DUB - 30t/165 mm RIMS Stans Flow D SPOKES Pillar Double Butted HUBS Novatech D791SB/D902SB TIRE/FRONT Maxxis Assegai 3C EXO+ (27.5x2.5) TIRE/REAR Maxxis Minion DHRII 3C EXO+ (27.5x2.4) INCLUDED Tubeless Valves & Stans Sealant (6oz) WEIGHT 34.8 lbs / 15.79 kg (Size MD)
Cycle to Work
UK customers - you can use the Government’s “Cycle to Work” scheme to a bike or frame from 20Twenty, and you could save 25-39%. You can buy a bike, frame, bike and accessories, or just accessories through the Cycle to Work scheme. We can even provide you with a custom-built bike through the scheme.
We use several Cycle to Work schemes, including:
There is no £1000 limit any more, though your employer might have a limit. You can use the Cyclescheme calculator to work out what you might save.
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