Scott Aspect 940 29er Hardtail

3.5/5 (2 Reviews)


Product Description

  • Frame: SCOTT Aspect 29 Alloy 6061 Double Butted
  • Fork: Suntour XCM-29-HLO
  • Brake Levers: Shimano BL-M395
  • Crankset: Shimano
  • BB-Set: Shimano BB-UN 26


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User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Osco a Weekend Warrior

Date Reviewed: April 23, 2014

Strengths:    Tuff bike, 4 crashes and no damage

Weaknesses:    Needs a bit wider bar and a bit shorter stem as super low speed handling takes a bit too
much bar work.
Not really worth changing but I will do it this summer.


Bottom Line:   
My second season on the bike and the Sun Tour fork is holding up just fine.
I made it a 1X9, I kept the 32 tooth chain ring and got a 12X36 cassette plus the 'Paul' chain keeper
I was using about 6 gears when I had 27,,I still use about 6 and not having the bail out 22 tooth
chain ring makes me a smarter rider.
The wet brakes are a must have for me because I ride in the wet stuff now and then

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Favorite Trail:   Alafiya

Duration Product Used:   2 seasons

Price Paid:    $589.00

Purchased At:   Universty bike shop

Bike Setup:   Bontrager 29x3 expert tires 30 psi rear 28 front.
1X9,, 32T chain ring 12X36 cassette and the Paul chain keeper.
ISM Adamo Peak saddle

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by A DuB

Date Reviewed: August 13, 2013

Strengths:    * Strong frame
* Hydraulic disk brakes
* 100mm suspension travel
* Climbs fantastic
* Comfortable geometry
* Affordable



Weaknesses:    * Heavy at almost 32lbs
* Suntour XCM fork is lacking
* Harsh (but rigid) in rough terrain


Bottom Line:   
With a fork upgrade, this is a great bike. The frame is very strong and will take a beating. Great entry level bike

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