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Yeti SB130 TURQ X01 Eagle
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Awards Top Pick Award Editors' Choice Award Editors' Choice Award Editors' Choice Award Top Pick Award 
Price $8,299.00 at Competitive Cyclist$5,899 List$7,299.00 at Competitive Cyclist$5,399 List$4,999.00 at Competitive Cyclist
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Pros Very stable at speed, hard charging, amazing build, supportive pedal platform, great deep stroke supportOutstanding all around performance, more capable on the descents than its predecessor, great climber, excellent buildExcellent climbing abilities, impressive downhill performance, high fun factor, tremendous build kitLightweight, playful, well-rounded, modern geometry, solid component specificationWell-rounded, modern geometry, fun on a wide range of terrain, more capable than previous model
Cons Build tested is expensive, somewhat less maneuverable than previous version, can feel sluggish at lower speedsExpensive, still not a full-on enduro bike, a touch on the heavy sideExpensive, pivots came loose a few times during testingNot a brawler, Fox 34 fork can be overwhelmedA little heavy for carbon, chattery over high frequency chop
Bottom Line Longer, slacker, burlier, the redesigned Hightower is a hard charging 29-inch trail bikeThe best gets even better, and the V2 Ripmo is the best all-around trail bike we've ever testedA killer daily driver that delivers feathery climbing performance and well-rounded downhill performanceThe new and improved Ibis Ripley is one of the best all around mid-travel trail bikes we've ever riddenCapable, versatile, and hard-charging, the new Tallboy is a fresh take on Santa Cruz's shorter travel 29er
Rating Categories Santa Cruz Hightower CC XO1 Ibis Ripmo V2 XT Yeti SB130 TURQ X01 Ibis Ripley GX Eagle Santa Cruz Tallboy Carbon C S
Fun Factor (25%)
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Downhill Performance (35%)
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Climbing Performance (35%)
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Ease Of Maintenance (5%)
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Specs Santa Cruz... Ibis Ripmo V2 XT Yeti SB130 TURQ X01 Ibis Ripley GX Eagle Santa Cruz Tallboy...
Wheel size 29" 29" 29" 29" 29"
Suspension & Travel Virtual Pivot Point (VPP) - 140mm DW-Link - 147mm Switch Infinity - 130mm DW-Link - 120mm Virtual Pivot Point (VPP) - 120mm
Measured Weight (w/o pedals) 29 lbs 13 oz (Large) 31 lbs 29 lbs 9 oz (Large) 28 lbs 14 oz (Large) 30 lbs 10 oz (Large)
Fork RockShox Lyrik Ultimate 150mm Fox Float 36 Grip 2 Factory 160mm Fox 36 Factory - 150mm 36mm stanchions Fox Float 34 Performance 130mm 34mm stanchions Fox 34 Float Performance 130mm
Shock RockShox Super Deluxe Select Ultimate Fox Float X2 Fox DPX2 Factory Fox Float Performance DPS EVOL Fox Float Performance DPS
Frame Material Carbon Fiber "CC" Carbon Fiber Carbon Fiber "TURQ" Carbon Fiber Carbon Fiber "C"
Frame Size Large Large Large Large Large
Frame Settings Flip Chip N/A N/A N/A Flip Chip
Available Sizes S-XXL S-XL S-XL S-XL XS-XXL
Wheelset Santa Cruz Reserve 30 Carbon Rims w/ DT 350 hubs Ibis S35 Aluminum rims with Ibis hubs, 35mm ID DT Swiss M1700, 30mm ID w/ DT Swiss 350 hub Ibis 938 Aluminum Rims 34mm ID w/ Ibis Hubs Race Face AR Offset 27 with DT 370 hubs
Front Tire Maxxis Minion DHR II 3C EXO TR 2.4" Maxxis Assegai EXO+ 2.5" Maxxis Minion DHF WT 29 x 2.5" Schwable Hans Dampf 2.6" Maxxis Minion DHF 3C EXO TR 2.3"
Rear Tire Maxxis Minion DHR II 3C EXO TR 2.4" Maxxis Assegai EXO+ 2.5" Maxxis Aggressor 29 x 2.3 Schwalbe Nobby Nic 2.6" Maxxis Minion DHR II EXO TR 2.3"
Shifters SRAM XO1 Eagle Shimano XT M8100 12-speed SRAM XO Eagle SRAM GX Eagle SRAM GX Eagle
Rear Derailleur SRAM XO1 Eagle Shimano XT M8100 Shadow Plus 12-speed SRAM X0 Eagle SRAM GX Eagle SRAM GX Eagle
Crankset SRAM X1 Eagle DUB 170mm(size Large) 30T Shimano XT M8100 32T SRAM X0 Eagle Carbon 30T SRAM Descendant Alloy 32T SRAM Style 7K DUB 175mm (size Large) 32T
Saddle WTB Silverado Team WTB Silverado Pro 142mm WTB Volt WTB Silverado 142mm WTB Siverado Pro
Seatpost RockShox Reverb Stealth Bike Yoke Revive (185mm size large) Fox Transfer 150mm Bike Yoke Revive 160mm RockShox Reverb Stealth
Handlebar Santa Cruz AM Carbon - 800mm Ibis Adjustable Carbon 800mm (30mm rise) Yeti Carbon - 780mm Ibis 780mm Alloy Race Face Ride 760mm
Stem Race Face Aeffect R 50mm Thomson Elite X4 RaceFace Aeffect R 35 Ibis 31.8mm 50mm Race Face Aeffect R 50mm
Brakes SRAM Code RSC Shimano XT M8120 4-piston Shimano XT M8000 Shimano Deore 2 Piston SRAM Guide R
Measured Effective Top Tube (mm) 619 632 628 625 620
Measured Reach (mm) 470 475 477 475 470
Measured Head Tube Angle 65.55-degrees H / 65.25-degrees L 64.9-degrees 65.1-degrees 66.5-degrees 65.7-degrees H / 65.5-degrees L
Measured Seat Tube Angle 76.8-degrees H / 76.3-degrees L 76-degrees 76.8-degrees 76.2-degrees 76.4-degrees H / 76.2-degrees L
Measured Bottom Bracket Height (mm) 340 341 335 338 337 H / 334 L
Measured Wheelbase (mm) 1230 1238 1231 1210 1214
Measured Chain Stay Length (mm) 435 435 438 434 432 short / 442 long
Warranty Lifetime Seven Years Lifetime Seven Years Lifetime
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