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Scott: Spark 960 - 2020
Scott: Spark 960 - 2020
The Spark 960 is lightweight, durable, and affordable mountain bike from Scott and features a front and rear fork/shock lockout that allows for a more optimized ride.
MOUNTAIN BIKES - TRAIL
Scott’s trail bikes were designed to get you up mountains, down mountains, to cover long distances, and to make you feel like a hero the entire time. Time to explore.
The Spark is not only one of the most successful full suspension bikes on the World Cup Circuit, it's also Scott's most popular bikes for non-racers. Light, capable, fast - a cross country dream.
Spark Alloy SL Frame
RockShox Judy 120mm Fork
X-Fusion Nude, 120mm, TwinLoc
SRAM SX Eagle 12 Speed
Shimano Disc Brakes
Syncros X-25 Rims
Maxxis Rekon Tires
Syncros Dropper Post and Parts
S, M, L, XL
- Spark 3 Alloy SL 6011
- custom butted Hydroformed tubes
- tapered Headtube / BB92
- dropouts for 5x141mm
- 2.6 tire compatible
- RockShox Judy Silver TK Solo Air
- 15x110mm QR axle / Tapered Steerer / Reb. Adj.
- 2 Modes / Lockout / 120mm travel
- X-Fusion NUDE Trunnion
- SCOTT custom w. travel / geo adj.
- 3 modes: Lockout-Traction Control -Descend
- Reb. Adj.
- Travel 120-85-Lockout / 165X45mm
- SCOTT TwinLoc TSP
- Suspension-Seatpost Remote
- below Bar / integ. Grip clamp
- Syncros OE Press Fit / Tapered 1.5"-1 1/8"
- OD 50/61mm / ID 44/55mm
- SRAM SX / Eagle 12 Speed
- SRAM SX Eagle Trigger
- Shimano MT201 Disc
- F&R 180mm SM-RT10 CL rotor
- SRAM SX Eagle DUB Boost
- SRAM DUB PF integrated / shell 41x92mm
- Syncros Alloy 6061
- T shape Flat / 9° / 740mm
- Syncros Pro lock-on grips
- Syncros Alloy 6061
- oversized 31.8mm / 1 1/8" / 6° angle
- Syncros Duncan Dropper 2.5 Remote
- 31.6mm / S size 100mm / M, L & XL 125mm
- Syncros Belcarra Regular 2.5
- Formula CL811 / 15x110mm
- Formula CL2241 / 5x141mm
- SRAM CN SX Eagle
- SRAM SX-PG1210 / 11-50 T
- Stainless Black 15G / 1.8mm
- Syncros X-25 / 32H / 25mm
- Maxxis Rekon / 2.4" / 60TPI
Improved roll-over is the most noticeable attribute when it comes to 29” wheels. The big wheels are great for rolling over nasty roots and rocky sections, essentially making it easier to ride these conditions. Improved traction is also a key factor with the increased wheel diameter compared to 27.5” wheels as tire contact to the ground is larger.
• Best Roll-Over Performance
• Carries Momentum
• Maximum Traction surface
• Best stability on easy trails
• Lowest suspension stress
• Great for larger frame sizes
• Increase stability on long curve
The Spark down tube shock and linkage are clearly asymmetric, when looking from the top of the bike. Carbon fibres achieve their full potential when used in smooth straight lines. Off setting the shock slightly to the left hand side of the bike gives a clean and continuous structure from the down tube through the shock mount to the main pivot.
TWINLOCK SUSPENSION SYSTEM
With TwinLoc, a rider can effectively control the complete frame, fork, and shock as a system. Why does this matter? A bike with 150mm of suspension travel, correctly set up, has more sag than a bike with 130mm. It's that extra travel that makes it more fun to ride and more capable on the descents, but the greater sag has an oversized effect on the bike's geometry and climbing performance. That's where TwinLoc matters.
TwinLoc helps manage the sag effect in several ways. Whereas most systems only increase low-speed compression in an effort to gain pedaling efficiency, TwinLoc allows us to not only change compression damping, but also to change the spring curve, dynamically altering the geometry of the bike. In Trail mode, the shock is not only firmer, but it has dynamically less travel. The bike sits higher, maintains a steep seat angle for those climbs, and becomes more agile. Scott also offers a third, full lockout mode for going up in the most efficient manner possible.
These unique settings optimize climbing geometry, even on longer travel bikes. They can eliminate the "long travel effect" that can rob your pedaling efficiency, but are not robbing you of the full-fun, 150mm travel when you point it downhill. From a race setting, to a lunch ride, to an after work trail shred, being able to switch from mode to mode depending on a trails profile at the push of a lever is paramount to riding faster and having a damned good time.
Shipping & Returns
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You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).
You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).
If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the "Complete Orders" link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.
We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.
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