Nukeproof Scout 290 Expert Bike
The Scout takes you back to minimal fuss, rawmountain biking. It will sharpen your skills, forcing you to read the trailahead, seeking out the best lines to stay smooth and carry speed. Whether itsembracing your spirit of adventure or attacking the trail, the Scout 290 Expertis designed as a do-it-all hardtail.
Versatility is the name of the game and Itslow bottom bracket, slack head angle and stiff frame allow you to tackleanything that you come across; explore endless singletrack, session the pumptrack or rail berms and hit jumps in the bike park. In the right hands, theScout 290 Expert is robust and versatile enough to provide comfort for longerXC rides, yet supple and confidence inspiring enough to tackle steep, rough andtechnical Enduro trails with ease.
Whichever wheel size you choose, Nukeproofguarantee you will enjoy every second of your ride, so get out and explorenature's playground.
Updated with longer geometry to accommodateeven the tallest of riders, Nukeproof's engineers took the opportunity tosoften the ride with a profile seat stay assembly offering more compliancewithout compromising the torsional stiffness of the frame under pedalling.
Paired with the new ‘Boost 148’ rear axlespacing, helping build a stronger, stiffer wheel, the acceleration of the newScout 290 Sport has been notably improved as well as allowing additional tyreclearance for up to 2.5” tyres on 29” wheels. (Note: Can be fitted with up to2.8” tyres on 27.5+” wheels).
Frame: Nukeproof Scout 290, custom triple butted hydro-formed Alloy, internal cable routing for dropper seat posts, threaded bottom bracket, Boost 148mm rear axle spacing
•Fork: Fox 36 Rhythm 140mm, Grip Sweep adjust, 51mm Offset, Matte Black
•Front Wheel: DT Swiss M 1900 SPLINE 29", 15x110mm
•Rear Wheel: DT Swiss M 1900 SPLINE 29", Shimano Microspline freehub, 148x12mm
•Tyres: Front: Maxxis Assegai 29" x 2.5”WT, EXO+, TR, Maxx Terra, Rear: Maxxis Minion DHRII 29" x 2.4”WT, EXO+, TR, Maxx Terra
•Crankset: Shimano M7100 SLX, 12 Speed, 170mm, 30T, B148
•Shifter: Shimano M7100 SLX 12 Speed (I-Spec EV)
•Rear Deraileur: Shimano M7100 SLX 12 Speed
•Chain: Shimano M7100 SLX 12 Speed (Inc. Quicklink)
•Cassette: Shimano M7100 SLX 12 Speed, 10-51T
•Brakes: Shimano M7120 SLX 4 Pot, I-Spec EV
•Front Rotor: Shimano SM-RT70, 180mm, Centrelock
•Rear Rotor: Shimano SM-RT70, 180mm, Centrelock
•Handlebars: Nukeproof Horizon 800mm, 25mm
•Stem: Nukeproof Neutron AM, 45mm, black
•Saddle: Nukeproof Horizon SL, Black
•Seatpost: Brand X Ascend internal, S:120mm drop; M:150mm drop; L/XL: 170mm drop
•Headset: Nukeproof Warhead, 44-56 IITS
•Grips: Nukeproof Sam Hill Signature
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