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Transition Scout Mountain Bike Alloy Frame - 2018 is no longer available at Merlin Cycles. However you may find an alternative or updated product below.

This item was discontinued 24th January 2019.

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Transition Scout Mountain Bike Alloy Frame - 2018


The Scout is Transition’s mid travel powerhouse that can get it done just about anywhere. Aggressive, playful, and efficient. With an amazing trail feel that loves to pedal but can turn into an absolute beast on descents whenever needed. The Scout has everything you need in a top-level trail bike including full water bottle storage and a piggy back metric shock for long descents as well as their new Speed Balanced Geometry (SBG) that will help you take your riding to another level. SBG ensures the bike maintains low speed agility, front wheel traction, and proper rider weight balance while actually increasing confidence in steep terrain and at high speeds. With SBG, a slacker head tube angle is combined with an all-new reduced offset fork standard, preventing the front wheel from being too far in front of the rider. This improves front to rear weight distribution on the bike, which is often out of balance on long and slack bikes. One of SBG's greatest benefits is that it creates a confident steering feel that adapts to wheel speed. More stability when going fast, more agility on technical slow speed sections as well as improved traction, control and confidence for any skill level of rider.


Frame Specification:

  • Fork Axle To Crown: 542mm
  • Fork Offset: 37mm
  • Rear Shock Size: 210mm x 55mm
  • Shock Hardware: 30mm x 8mm Top / 25mm x 8mm Bottom
  • Headset (Top):44mm Zero Stack
  • Headset (Bottom): 56mm Zero Stack
  • BB Shell: 73mm BSA Threaded
  • Rear Brake Mount: 180mm Post Mount
  • Rear Axle: Syntace X12 12mm x 148mm
  • ISCG Tabs: ISCG 05
  • Seatpost Diameter: 34.9mm
  • Seat Clamp: 34.9mm
  • Max Chainring Size: 34T
  • Max Tire Size: 27.5 x 2.8

Geometry & Sizing Information