2014 Epic Expert Carbon World Cup 24 lbs even
After a few changes, my size large Epic World Cup weighs 24 lbs even in rideable form. Parts upgrades include Easton EC70 Wide Light 720mm bar, Thomson X4 100 x 10 degree rise stem, ESI Chunky Grips, Easton EC90 Zero Seatpost, Romin Expert Evo Saddle 155mm (pictures show a 155 mm Phenom Comp), 2.3 Ground Control Front and 2.0 Captain Rear tires both control casing and run tubeless, two carbon bottle cages, and S.W.A.T mini tool, XTR 970 pedals. This bike weighed 24lbs stock and I got it down to 23 lbs even before I switched the stock tires. The weight penalty on the tires was pretty significant, but the performance on the trails here in Colorado is worth it.
2014 Niner Rip 9 sz Medium
3 Star build (Full XT)
Shimano XT trail pedals
Roval Control Carbon wheels w/ Schwalbe NoNo 2.35 tubeless
Rock Shox Pike 140mm
28.7lbs ready to ride as seen in pic. The weight seems much more balanced than my Fuel EX8 29er did. Very pleased!
2014 Niner RIP 9
Rock Shox Pike 140
Roval Control Carbon
2013 Epic Marathon carbon 29er.
After pedals, pump, and saddle bag.
24.4 lbs stock in a large frame, bathroom scale.
I go up.....then I go down.
Re: Your 29er weight
My Stumpy FSR Comp comes in at 27.14
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Stumpy FSR Comp 29er
SC Bronson C
29 porky pounds. Single speed but heavy wheels and steel frame. Someday I'll get a lightweight machine. Not until I'm a lightweight motor though.
Re: Your 29er weight
28.99 today. Waiting on carbon bars, lighter saddle, and lighter grips. Probably 28.5 after that. Might go back to eggbeaters too, which will be closer to 28 even (with dropper). Not bad if you ask me
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Your 29er weight
A little bit more lighter 24.52 pounds.
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I soon a change the cassette frm sram 1050 to 1090 I'm gone shave 200 gr and change the pedal for some xpedo another 200gr that's gone take me to low 23rd After that is gone be , raceface next sl crank another 200 gr. maybe I hit 22 pound My goal. Stay tune for updates.
Last edited by protsi; 05-26-2014 at 06:13 PM.
2012 Stump Jumper Comp 29er HT
Wen't tube less with Light Bicycle Carbon rim's 28 hole front and rear Chris King Hubs DT SWISS Comp spokes DT SWISS alloy nipples.
ENVE Sweep 740 mm Carbon bar.
Specialized 27.2 Carbon seat post.
Just a little under 24 pounds.
Next change will be:
Thomson 70 mm Stem.
Specialized Phenom Pro Carbon rail saddle.
1 x 10 Drive Train (that should shed a pound).
Hope to get close to 23 pounds when done.
Running Captain Control 2.20 up front and Renegade Control 1.95 in rear a bit heavy may change to lighter tires.
it's getting there.
2012 Stump Jumper Comp 29'er H.T.
1997 Rock Hopper / Manitou TI Bulge Fork / Shimano STX-3 x 7 P.O.S.
... none of my bikes werer built with weight savings in mind ... I built them to be trail bikes so they better be able to take a bit of abuse. Each do have carbon bars for feel, not weight. Each are 1x ... cranks are all 175mm (2 stylo, 1 slx). Each have Stan's Flow wheels set-up tubeless.
12' Transition TransAM 29'er (steel ht: rock shox reba 120mm) ... 27lbs
12' Transition Bandit29 (full-sus: rock shox rev 140mm) ... 29lbs
13' On-One Inbred 29 SS (steel ht: rock shox reba 100mm) ... 28lbs
'12 Transition Bandit29
'12 Transition TransAM 29
'13 On-One Inbred 29'er LTD ED Single Speed
XL Kona Hei Hei 1X10 = 24 lbs.
2013 Scott Spark 940 Aluminum frame
XT Brakes and Rotors (M785)
XT Shifters (M780)
XT Pedals (M780)
XT Wheelset (WH-M785)
Maxxis Ardent 2.25 EXO TR
Ergon GE1 grips
2013 Stumpy Comp = 25 lbs.
It's completely stock except for the 1x10 mod using a Raceface ring. Pedals are Crampon Ultimate
Last edited by HobieWan; 07-21-2014 at 04:31 AM.
Reason: pedal upg
2013 Specialized Carve Comp 23" frame, DX pedals 27lbs.
06 Kona Stinky Deluxe
08 Gary Fisher X-Cal
01 Jeep Cherokee Sport, locked, lifted, and loaded
Rotating mass is where weight loss is most effective. Tubes? Really?
Originally Posted by Flash29r
What's up Dut?
My Specialized Camber weighs in at 26.5 lbs. Not too shabby.