Nukeproof Mega 297 Elite Review
Nukeproof Mega 297 Elite Review
Nukeproof Mega 297 Elite Review

Nukeproof Mega 297 Elite Review

Nukeproof Mega 297 Elite Review

Price: 6099 €
category: Enduro
Frame Material: Carbon
Weight: 15,75 kg
Wheel Size: 29 / 27,5 Mullet"
Travel Front: 170 mm
Travel Rear: 165 mm
Model Year: 2023
  • with 15,75 kg unfortunately a bit heavy
  • fun to ride in
    easy terrain Extreme Terrain
    seating position
    upright efficient
    handling
    playful easy calm
    Framesize runs
    small big

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    Summary

    Expirience with the Nukeproof Mega 297 Elite

    Nukeproof Mega 297 Elite Review The Mega 297 Elite is named after the world famous Megavalanche in Alpe de Huez, which pretty much defines its area of use. This bike loves extreme descents. The handling of this bike is balanced. So its pretty intuitive to control on singletrails. The seating position does not manage to be too athletic, nor too upright. It´s moderate character is likely to suite the vast majority of bikers. With a total weight of 15,75 kg, the Mega 297 Elite is one of the heavier Enduro that you get for under under 8000 Euro. Nukeproof is installing only absolutely high-quality shifting components.

    technical Details

    Je steiler der Winkel des Sitzrohrs ist, desto effizienter können Sie in die Pedale treten.

    SIZE XXS XS S M L XL XXL
    Sizing of Manufacturer
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    S
    M
    L
    XL
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    Wheelsize
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    -
    29 / 27,5 Mullet
    29 / 27,5 Mullet
    29 / 27,5 Mullet
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    -
    Stack
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    -
    621,16
    621,16
    639,22
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    -
    Reach
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    -
    430
    455
    475
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    -
    Top Tube Length
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    -
    567,71
    592,71
    610,87
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    -
    Seat Tube Length
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    -
    380
    410
    440
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    -
    Seat Tube Angle
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    -
    77,5
    77,5
    78
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    -
    Head Tube Length
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    -
    100
    100
    120
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    -
    Head Tube Angle
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    -
    64
    64
    64
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    -
    Bottom Bracket Drop
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    -
    30
    30
    30
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    -
    Bottom Bracket Height (absolut)
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    -
    345
    345
    345
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    -
    Chainstay Length
    -
    -
    435
    435
    435
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    -
    Wheelbase
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    -
    1192,48
    1217,48
    1246,09
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    -
    Standover Height
    -
    -
    725
    725
    722
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    -
    • Frame Mega V4 Carbon 29
    • Frame Material Carbon
    • Fork Fox 38 Float, Performance Elite Series, Grip 2 Damper, 170mm, 44mm Offset, BOOST, Black
    • Spring Unit air
    • Remote-Lockout no
    • Damper Fox Float X2, Performance Series, EVOL, 2 Position lever, Custom 0.3 Spacer x2, CL, RM, Rezi CM tune, 230x62.5mm, Bearing End
    • Gearrange 520%
    • Drivetrain 1x12
    • Gear Lever SRAM AXS POD Ultimate, Eagle, 12-Speed, T-Type
    • Rear Derailleur SRAM GX AXS T-Type, 12-Speed Eagle
    • Crank SRAM GX Eagle, 12-Speed, DUB, 170mm, 32T T-Type, 55mm CL
    • Cassette SRAM GX CS-1275 T-Type, 12-Speed, 10-52T
    • Chain SRAM GX T-Type, 12-Speed, Flattop, PowerLock
    • Brake Set SRAM DB8, 4-Pot Brake
    • Brake Rotors 200/200
    • Wheel Set Nukeproof Horizon V2
    • Tires Front Maxxis Assegai 29" x 2.5 WT, 3C MaxxGrip DD TR
    • Tires Rear Maxxis Minion DHR II 27.5” x 2.4 WT, 3C MaxxTerra DD TR
    • Saddle Nukeproof
    • Seat Post Brand X Ascend internal with Brand-X Remote lever, S:125mm drop; M:150mm drop; L:170mm drop
    • Stem Nukeproof Horizon, 45mm, Black
    • Handle Bar Nukeproof Horizon V2 25mm Rise, Width - S780mm, M780mm, L800mm
    • Handle Bar Width 800
    • Head Set Nukeproof, 44-56 IITS

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