2018 Santa Cruz
Hightower Carbon CC XX1 29

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Product Description

Hightower has the versatility to deal with whatever appears on the horizon.  Running either proven 29" wheels or the new monster-truck 27.5”+ standard, Hightower seamlessly adapts to the trails and style you ride, no matter where you are in the world.  
So the big question, 27.5+ or 29?
If straight line speed, rallying through rock gardens and sprinting out of turns is your bag, then 29” wheels are the big ticket. Upgrade to the new Santa Cruz Reserve carbon rims and you have a precision instrument on your hands. 
When conditions get loose and the traction just ain’t there, you’ll want to reach for bigger tires. 27.5+ elevates Hightower to a whole different level, enabling you to rise above the fray, rail the soft spots, and carry momentum where standard tires bog down.
No matter what size you run, geometry remains optimized thanks to a “High/Low” setting on the upper link that flips to adjust bottom bracket height*.  Hightower’s 67° head angle, longer reach and trim chain stays combine to create an altogether different class of dreadnought in any configuration.  Meanwhile, 150mm of seat dropper, a water bottle mount, and internal routing reflect an armada of killer details.
135mm of VPP® travel is reinforced by a 148 rear axle spacing and the kind of linkage arrangement and swingarm design we reserve for the heaviest hitters in our model line up.  The resulting package leaves Hightower standing head and shoulders above anything else out there. 
*Please note: 140mm fork comes standard on the 29” kits, and is exchanged for a 150mm version on the 27+ builds to keep the 67° head angle consistent.

Product Specification

Weight :12.22kg / 26.93lbs
Material :29
Wheel Size :FOX 36 F140 Factory
Fork :FOX Float Factory DPS Kashima
Shock :SRAM XX1 Eagle
Rear Derailleur :SRAM XX1 Eagle
Shifters :SRAM XX1 Eagle 30T
Crankset :SRAM XG1295 Eagle 10-50T
Cassette :SRAM XX1 Eagle 12 SPD
Chain :SRAM GXP Team BB
Bottom Bracket :SRAM Guide Ultimate
Brakes :Avid Centerline 180mm
Brake Rotors :Cane Creek 110 IS Integrated Headset
Headset :Santa Cruz Bicycles AM Flat Bar Carbon 31.8 x 780
Bars :Easton Haven 55mm
Stem :Santa Cruz Palmdale Grips
Grips :I9 15x110mm 28H Front Hub
Front Hub :I9 148x12 28h Rear Hub XD
Rear Hub :Race Face ARC 27 29 28h
Rims :Reserve Carbon Rim w I9 Hub
Rim Options :DT Competition (28)
Spokes :Maxxis Minion 29x2.3 DHF 3c EXO TR
Front Tire :Maxxis Minion DHR2 29x2.3 EXO TR
Rear Tire :Stans Sealant 2oz
Tubes :Sapim Secure Lock AL Silver Nipples (28)
Nipples :RockShox Reverb Stealth 31.6
Seat Post :WTB Silverado SLT

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