Scalpel Carbon 4 | Cross Country Bikes | Cannondale

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Scalpel Carbon 4

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          The New Cutting Edge

          This is the ultimate XC race bike. Ground-breaking suspension, aggressive geometry and feathery weight let you go full gas from the gun.

          Where it thrives

          On the race course

          What it's built for

          Chasing podiums

          Highlights

          • Lightweight BallisTec carbon FlexPivot frame / Fox Float Performance 32 SC fork / Integrated Cannondale App connectivity
          • SRAM NX Eagle 12-speed shifting / Shimano MT500 hydro disc brakes
          • Stan's NoTubes Crest S1 tubeless-ready rims / Shimano MT400 hubs

          The New Cutting Edge

          Suspension for speed

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          The most advanced suspension ever made for XC. While others sacrifice performance to save weight, our patented FlexPivot suspension delivers both. Incredibly light, with unreal grip, acceleration and control, it lets you go flat-out everywhere. More speed. More fun.

          Degrees of difference

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          Scalpel’s progressive geometry has evolved even further – we have a full degree and a half slacker headtube angle, one-degree steeper seat tube angle – creating an XC bike that’s more aggressive, lightning-fast, fun and stable everywhere, from the World Cup to your local loop.

          Technology

          Stiff. Light. Fast.
          At just over 1900 grams, complete with shock, the new Scalpel frame is one of the lightest full suspension MTB frames on the market. Incredible suspension, impeccable handling and feathery weight – it’s a recipe for victory.

          The New Cutting Edge

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          Specs

          Connectivity

          • Wheel Sensor
            Cannondale Wheel Sensor

          Drivetrain

          • Bottom Bracket
            SRAM DUB PF30 MTB83
          • Chain
            SRAM NX Eagle, 12-speed
          • Crank
            Truvativ Stylo 6K DUB, 34T, Ai offset
          • Rear Cogs
            SRAM SX Eagle, 11-50, 12-speed
          • Rear Derailleur
            SRAM NX Eagle
          • Shifters
            SRAM NX Eagle, 12-speed

          Frameset

          • Fork
            Fox Float Performance 32 SC, 100mm, 15x110mm thru-axle, tapered steerer, 51mm offset, remote-actuated
          • Frame
            All-New, 100mm travel, BallisTec Carbon, Proportional Response Tuned, FlexPivot Chainstay, PF30-83, Tapered Headtube,Speed Release 12mm thru axle, Ai Offset, Stash compatible
          • Headset
            Integrated, 1-1/8 to 1.5", sealed angular contact bearings
          • Rear Shock
            Fox Float DPS Performance Elite EVOL, remote lockout, adjustable rebound

          Wheels

          • Front Hub
            Shimano MT400, 15x110mm thru-axle
          • Rear Hub
            Shimano MT400 12x148
          • Rims
            Stan's NoTubes Crest S1, 32h, tubeless ready
          • Spokes
            DT Swiss Champion
          • Tires
            (F) Schwalbe Racing Ray Performance, 29 x 2.25", Addix Compound, tubeless ready, (R) Schwalbe Racing Ralph Performance, 29 x 2.25", Addix Compound, tubeless ready
          • Wheel Size
            29

          Brakes

          • Brake Levers
            Shimano MT500 hydraulic disc
          • Brakes
            Shimano MT500 hydraulic disc, 160/160mm RT54 rotors

          Components

          • Grips
            ESI Chunky Silicone, 32mm dia.
          • Handlebar
            Cannondale 2 Flat, butted 2014 Alloy, 31.8mm, 3° rise, 8° sweep, 760mm
          • Saddle
            Prologo Dimension STN NDR, steel rails
          • Seatpost
            Cannondale C3, 6061 Alloy, 27.2 x 350mm (S), 400mm (M-XL)
          • Stem
            Cannondale 3, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 7°

          Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

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