2022 Specialized Demo Expert

C$7,499.00
Pair an irrational appreciation for speed with the unmatched versatility of being able to run a traction-loving 29-inch front wheel and a snappy 27.5-inch rear, and you have the fastest, most capable Demo to date.

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Pair an irrational appreciation for speed with the unmatched versatility of being able to run a traction-loving 29-inch front wheel and a snappy 27.5-inch rear, and you have the fastest, most capable Demo to date. The Demo Expert adds planted, confident control to the mix with an assist from RockShox’s BoXXer Select 29 fork featuring their DH DebonAir spring and a Super Deluxe Select Coil shock offering external rebound adjustment. Should your riding style or terrain require, the Demo's adjustable rear end means 29-inch rear wheel compatibiity is on deck, ready to deliver.
  • The Demo Expert M5 alloy frame is fully optimized to take advantage of the traction benefits of a 29-inch front wheel and the increased manueverability of a 27.5-inch rear wheel while maintaiining the ability to change your rear wheel size to 29-inch to suit different terrain and riding styles with an adjustable rear end that ensures chainstay length and bottom-bracket height stay dialed no matter the hoop size.
  • The Rockshox Super Deluxe Select DH coil shock may be heavy on adjectives, but it’s even heavier on performance, offering external low speed compression and rebound adjustment while the Trunnion mount offers extra bushing overlap for increased durability.

SPECS

FRAMESET

  • Frame - M5 alloy, Style-Specific DH Geometry, horst pivot flip chip for 27.5 or 29 rear wheel, BSA threaded BB, full internal cable routing with option for full external brake, 148mm rear spacing, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, 200mm of travel
  • Seat Binder - Alloy, 34.9mm

SUSPENSION

  • Rear Shock - RockShox Super Deluxe Select Coil, external rebound adjust, Trunnion mount, 225x75
  • Fork - RockShox BoXXer Select 29, DH DebonAir spring, adjustable low-speed compression, adjustable rebound, short crown, 20x110mm thru-axle, 56mm offset, 200mm of travel

COCKPIT

  • Stem - Descendant 35mm Direct Mount Stem, 50mm length
  • Handlebars - Specialized Trail, 7050 alloy, 8-degree backsweep, 6-degree upsweep, 30mm rise, 800mm, 35mm clamp
  • Tape - Specialized Trail Grips
  • Saddle - Body Geometry Henge DH, hollow Cro-Mo rails, 130mm
  • SeatPost - Specialized, 6061 alloy, 2-bolt clamp, 0mm setback, 30.9mm

BRAKES

  • Front Brake - SRAM Code RS, 4-piston caliper, hydraulic disc, 200mm
  • Rear Brake - SRAM Code RS, 4-piston caliper, hydraulic disc, 200mm

DRIVETRAIN

  • Rear Derailleur - SRAM GX DH, 7-speed, trigger
  • Shift Levers - SRAM GX DH, trigger, 7-speed
  • Cassette - SRAM GX DH, 7-speed, 11-24t
  • Chain - SRAM PC1110 w/ Powerlink™
  • Crankset - DESCENDANT DH, DUB, alloy, Direct mount ring, 165mm
  • Chainrings - 34T
  • Bottom Bracket - SRAM DUB, 83mm

WHEELS

  • Rims - Roval 29" Alloy DH, 28mm internal width, 28h, tubeless ready
  • Front Hub - Alloy, sealed cartridge bearings, 20x110mm, 28h
  • Rear Hub - Alloy, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x148mm thru-axle, 32h
  • Spokes - DT Swiss Industry
  • Front Tire - Butcher, GRID GRAVITY casing, GRIPTON® T9 compound, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.3"
  • Rear Tire - Butcher, GRID GRAVITY casing, GRIPTON® T9 compound, 27.5x2.3"
  • Inner Tubes - Standard, Presta Valve

* Specifications are subject to change without notice

 

Geometry

  S2 S3 S4
Crank Length 165mm 165mm 165mm
Stem Length 50mm 50mm 50mm
Handlebar Width 800mm 800mm 800mm
Front-Center (27.5 Mid) 801mm 821mm 841mm
Front-Center (29 Mid) 801mm 821mm 841mm
Head-Tube Length 105mm 105mm 105mm
B-B Height (27.5 Mid) 345mm 345mm 345mm
Head-Tube Angle (29 Mid) 63.2° 63.2° 63.2°
Head-Tube Angle (27.5 Mid) 62.5° 62.5° 62.5°
Head-Tube Angle 62.8° 62.8° 62.8°
Seat-Tube Angle 78.2° 76.8° 76.8°
Seat-Tube Length 394mm 420mm 420mm
Seatpost Length 300mm 300mm 300mm
Saddle Width 130mm 130mm 130mm
Wheelbase (Mid) 1244mm 1264mm 1284mm
Reach 426mm 446mm 466mm
Stack 632mm 632mm 632mm
Wheelbase (29) 1249mm 1269mm 1289mm
Wheelbase (27.5) 1239mm 1259mm 1279mm
Reach (29 Mid) 430mm 450mm 470mm
Reach (27.5 Mid) 423mm 443mm 463mm
B-B Height (29 Mid) 355mm 355mm 355mm
Trail (29 Mid) 127mm 127mm 127mm
Trail (27.5 Mid) 132mm 132mm 132mm
Stack (27.5 Mid) 635mm 635mm 635mm
Chain-Stay Length (Mid) 443mm 443mm 443mm
Seat-Tube Angle (29 Mid) 78.5° 77.1° 77.1°
Stack (29 Mid) 629mm 629mm 629mm
Front-Center 801mm 821mm 841mm
Fork Rake/Offset 56mm 56mm 56mm
Trail 130mm 130mm 130mm
Chain-Stay Length (29) 448mm 448mm 448mm
Seat-Tube Angle (27.5 Mid) 77.8° 76.4° 76.4°
B-B Height 350mm 350mm 350mm
Chain-Stay Length (27.5) 438mm 438mm 438mm
B-B Drop 25mm 25mm 25mm