Anyone who is looking for an entry to mid level performance MTB that is actually capable of tackling the tougher terrains, The Scott Aspect 970 is a good option. It is well built, has good level of componentry and is priced competitively to boot.
The Scott Aspect 970 is an entry - mid level performance MTB that comes with an Aspect 900 Series 6061 Alloy frame, with performance geometry.
The Aspect 970 comes with a 21 speed gear system. It has Shimano FD-TX50 (31.8 mm) for front derailleurs, and Shimano Tourney RD-TX35, 21 Speed. These are controlled by Shimanos ST-EF 41L / 7R EZ-Fire plus shifters.
The Brakes used on this MTB are mechanical discs in the front and back. They have used Tektro SCM-02 Mechanical Disc with Rotors (160mm in the front and 160 mm in the rear.)
The Aspect 970 comes only with front suspensions. The bike employs the HL ZOOM 565 29" suspension system which has an impressive 100mm travel.
The wheel size of the bike is 29". The Aspect 970 comes with Kenda Slant 6 29* 2.2 / 30TPI Tires. These are fitted on to Syncross X-39 Disc (32H) Black Rims.
Bicycle Frame Aspect 900 Series; Alloy 6061; Performance Geometry
Fork HL Zoom 565 29", 100 mm Travel
Front Derailleur (Gears) Shimano FD-TX50 / 31.8 mm
Rear Derailleur (Gears) Shimano Tourney RD-TX35, 21 Speed
Brakes Disc Brakes
Bicycle Weight 14.1kgs
Brake Levers nil
Gear Shifters Shimano ST-EF 41 L / 7R, EZ-fire Plus
Bicycle Wheel Size 29"
Tires Kenda Slant 6, 29x2.2 / 30TPI
Rims Syncros X-39 Disc, 32H, Black
Handlebar Aspect 720mm, Black, 31.8 mm, 9Â° BS
Crankset Shimano FC-TY701, 42x34x24 with CG
Stem Aspect HL-D507A
Pedals Wellgo M-141SDU
Cassette/Freewheel Shimano MF-TZ 21-7, 14-28 T
Chain KMC Z-50
Seatpost Alloy, 27.2 mm
Saddle Syncros M2.5
Hubs Front: Formula DC-19FQR Disc; Rear: Formula DC-31RQR Disc
Bicycle Suspension Hardtail
Bottom Bracket Shimano BB-UN 100, Cartridge Type
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