Santa Cruz Nomad Aluminum R

Santa Cruz Nomad Aluminum R
  • Color: Carbon and Olive
  • Color: Eggplant and Aquarius Green
$3,599.00

Details

The Nomad's reputation is built on consistently pushing the envelope on how lawless a single-crown bike can get while still remaining a capable daily driver.

The latest iteration nudged the travel and geometry further towards the outer limits, and we surprised ourselves at just how well-rounded it turned out.

The fourth generation design saw a dramatic shift to the lower-link mounted shock configuration. The shock rate is a short-travel version of the V10—which means feather-light small bump sensitivity right off the bat, supportive mid-stroke, and overall progression that you'd normally only experience on a DH bike.

To handle all this newfound capability, the geometry was adapted too. It's longer and lower-slung to ensure maximum stability and confidence on absolutely everything. At the same time, the Nomad’s still a trail bike. It pedals well and tackles valley-to-valley alpine runs and all-day missions without skipping a beat—a fact helped by its pedal-friendly seat tube angle and standard 170mm dropper post fit.

- Aluminum frame
- RockShox Yari RC 170 fork
- RockShox Super Deluxe Select rear shock
- WTB ST i29 TCS 2.0 27.5 Rims with SRAM hubs
- Maxxis Assegai tires
- 12-speed SRAM NX Eagle drivetrain
- Race Face Aeffect dropper seatpost

A dropper seatpost allows you to quickly lower and raise your seat to give you an ideal riding position. Dropping your seat creates a lower center of gravity for better control and maneuverability on steep descents, while raising it puts you at normal riding height for efficient pedaling.

Construction can include either hydraulic- or cable-actuated systems and the post’s travel can either be infinitely adjustable or stopped at set intervals, depending on the model.

Dropper seatposts come in standard lengths and diameters and vary by the amount of travel.

Specs

Frame Aluminum
Fork RockShox Yari RC 170
Headset Cane Creek 10 IS Integrated Headset
Rear Shock RockShox Super Deluxe Select
Axles Front: 15x110mm
Rear: 12x148mm
Rims/Wheels WTB ST i29 TCS 2.0 27.5" Rims
Hubs Front: SRAM MTH 716, 15x110, Torque Cap, 32h
Rear: SRAM MTH 746, 12x148, 32h
Spokes DT Competition (32)
Tires Front: Maxxis Assegai 27.5x2.5 MaxxGRIP 3C
Rear: Maxxis Assegai 27.5x2.5 MaxxGRIP 3C
Crankset SRAM NX Eagle 148 DUB
Chainrings 32T
Bottom Bracket SRAM DUB 68/73mm Threaded BB
Chain SRAM NX Eagle
Rear Derailleur SRAM NX Eagle
Cassette/Rear Cogs SRAM PG1230 11-50T
Shifters SRAM NX Eagle
Handlebars E13 TRS Base
Tape/Grips Santa Cruz Palmdale Grips
Stem E13 Base
Brakes SRAM Guide RE
Saddle WTB Silverado Race Saddle
Seat Post Race Face Aeffect 150mm
Accessories & Extras E13 TRS Race SL ISCG05 chainguide

* Subject to change without notice.

Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN
Carbon and Olive / Small 192219123806 58-20143-104-2-668-488301
Carbon and Olive / Medium 192219123820 58-20143-104-3-668-488301
Carbon and Olive / Large 192219123844 58-20143-104-4-668-488301
Carbon and Olive / X-Large 192219123868 58-20143-104-5-668-488301
Eggplant and Aquarius Green / Small 192219123813 58-20143-104-2-669-488301
Eggplant and Aquarius Green / Medium 192219123837 58-20143-104-3-669-488301
Eggplant and Aquarius Green / Large 192219123851 58-20143-104-4-669-488301
Eggplant and Aquarius Green / X-Large 192219123875 58-20143-104-5-669-488301

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