Santa Cruz Hightower Carbon - S Kit - 2019
Built for big days in big terrain.
The Hightower brings versatility and brawn to the game while hitting a sweet spot for aggressive trail riding. It sports 135mm of rear travel, fast-rolling 29er wheels, and a 67-degree head angle.
The Hightower gives you the extra bit of confidence to let off the brakes and let 'er rip through the rough stuff. It feels well-balanced in the air and corners like a champ. At the same time, it is has impeccable trail manners and pedals efficiently, so you won’t get that ‘too much bike’ feeling if you end up doing an extra lap or pushing your ride further into the hills.
- 135mm (5.3") VPP™ suspension
- 148mm Rear Axle Spacing
- 15mm thru-axle fork
- 27.5+ or 29" wheels
- Bottle cage mount within front triangle fits piggyback shocks
- Carbon C and Carbon CC frame options
- Double sealed pivots for long bearing life
- Integrated Headset (IS41; IS52)
- Internal carbon tubes ensure precise and hassle-free routing of derailleur and seat post cables
- ISCG-05 tabs for chainguide compatibility
- Threaded Bottom Bracket
Weight: 12.88kg / 28.4lbs
Material: Carbon C
Wheel Size: 29"
Fork: FOX 36 Float Performance, 140mm, 29"
Shock: FOX Float Performance DPS
Rear Deraileur: SRAM GX Eagle
Shifters: SRAM GX Eagle
Crankset: SRAM Stylo 7k 148 DUB, 32t - 170mm (XS-S), 175mm (M-XL)
Cassete: SRAM XG1275 Eagle 10-50T
Chain: SRAM NX Eagle
Brakes: SRAM Guide R
Brake Rotors: Avid Centerline 180mm
Headset: Cane Creek 40 IS Integrated Headset
Bars: Race Face Aeffect R
Stem: Race Face Aeffect R 50mm
Grips: Santa Cruz Palmdale Grips
Front Hub: DT 370 15x110 32H
Rear Hub: DT 370 12x148 32H
Rims: Race Face AR Offset 27 29" Rims
Spokes: DT Competition (32)
Front Tire: Maxxis Minion 29x2.3 DHF 3c EXO TR
Rear Tire: Maxxis Minion DHR2 29x2.3 EXO TR
Tubes: Stans Sealant 2oz
Seat Post: Race Face Aeffect, 31.6
Saddle: WTB Silverado Pro