A robust, comfortable hardtail with all the advantages of bigger 29" wheels and disk brakes for extended capabilities. The 29" RFR geometry delivers a comfortable riding position due to a shorter top tube. The Aluminium Lite 6061 frame is specially designed for use with disc brakes and the cross-ovalized down tube is manufactured using Cube's Advanced Mechanical forming process, designed for high durability. Featuring Cube's Frame Save System consisting of a replaceable derailleur hanger with thread in the hanger. The Aim SL 29 includes an easy-rolling wheelset with Shimano Centrelock hubs, DT Swiss spokes and ZX 24 rims. Also included are a 100mm travel Suntour XCT 29 suspension fork with lockout, Shimano 3x8 components with Alivio rear derailleur and a Scape Active 8 saddle for plenty of comfort on longer rides. Quality parts like the CUBE Rise Trail Bar, CUBE stem and CUBE Performance Post complete the package.
Frame: Aluminium Lite, AMF, RFR Geometry
Forks: SR Suntour XCT MLO 29", 100mm
Chainset: Shimano Acera FC-M361 44x32x22T
Bottom Bracket: Shimano BB-UN26
Brake/Shift Levers: Shimano Altus SL-M310 Rapidfire Plus
Front Derailleur: Shimano Altus FD-M310, Top Swing, 34.9mm
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Alivio RD-M410, 8-speed
Rims: CUBE ZX24 Disc 29
Front Hub: Shimano HB-RM35
Rear Hub: Shimano FH-RM35
Tyres: Schwalbe Smart Sam 2.25
Front Brake: Shimano BR-M395, hydr. Discbrake (160/160mm)
Wet Paint Surface: On polished, brushed aluminium and all HPC frames, the logos and graphics are applied in multi-layer wet paint. Cube use this surface treatment technology mainly to save weight.
Frame Safe System: To protect their high-end aluminium frames from damage, they are built with the CUBE Frame Save System replaceable derailleur hanger. The mounting thread is in the hanger and not in the frame as usual. In case of a crash, this hanger can be easily and quickly replaced by a new one.
Aluminium Lite: 6061 aluminium alloy requires a heat treatment for the finished product. It is a stiff, very corrosion resistant, fatigue resistant,high-elongation material suitable for light tubesets with high stiffness
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