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Yeti Cycles SB5 Turq XX1 Eagle Complete Mountain Bike - 2018

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Tech Specs

Frame Material:
Turq Carbon
Suspension:
Switch Infinity
Rear Shock:
Fox Float Factory DPS
Rear Travel:
127mm
Fork:
Fox 34 Factory
Front Travel:
150mm
Headset:
Cane Creek 40 ZS
Shifters:
SRAM XX1 Eagle 12-speed
Rear Derailleur:
SRAM XX1 Eagle 12-speed
ISCG Tabs:
ISCG-05
Crankset:
SRAM X01 Carbon Eagle 12-speed
Chainring Sizes:
30t
Crank Arm Length:
175mm
Bottom Bracket:
SRAM GXP
Bottom Bracket Type:
PF92
Cassette:
SRAM 1299 Eagle 12-speed
Cassette Range:
10 - 50t
Chain:
SRAM 1299 Eagle 12-speed
Brakeset:
SRAM Guide RSC
Brake Type:
hydraulic disc
Rotors:
SRAM Centerline [front] 180mm, [rear] 160mm
Handlebar:
Yeti Carbon 35
Handlebar Width:
760mm
Grips:
Ergon GA2
Stem:
Race Face Turbine 35
Stem Length:
50mm
Saddle:
Ergon SME3 Comp
Seatpost:
FOX Transfer Dropper
Wheelset:
[rims] DT Swiss XM421
Hubs:
DT Swiss 350
Front Axle:
15mm Boost
Rear Axle:
12 x 148mm
Tires:
Maxxis Ardent EXO/TR
Tire Size:
[front] 27.5 x 2.4in, [rear] 27.5 x 2.25in
Pedals:
not included
Recommended Use:
trail
Manufacturer Warranty:
5 years on frame

SB5 Turq XX1 Eagle Complete Mountain Bike

Yeti Cycles' SB5 Turq XX1 Eagle Complete Mountain Bike brings your trail riding dreams into reality with its top-tier carbon construction and a build kit that's sure to garner more than a little attention at the trailhead. This SB5 gets the A-list treatment: DT Swiss XM 421 rims roll smooth and fast on its renowned 3500 hubs, and SRAM's superlative XX1 Eagle drivetrain offers up precise shifts and the ultimate 50t bailout gear. That mega cog is part of the storied XX1 cassette, a rare find on stock builds that boasts a Ti-Nitride finish to reduce shift friction and increase longevity over non-coated cassettes. The only non-XX1 piece is the crankset, which Yeti smartly trades out for the more trail-ready X01 Eagle carbon. It's still exceptionally light and stiff, but it has a hint of added reinforcement to better match the SB5's all-mountain capabilities.

This SB5 also carries Yeti's Turq designation, which represents the most advanced frame the company knows how to make. For the SB5, this means a more precise carbon layup, carefully molded to reinforce key stress points along the frame without adding any unnecessary bulk. This results in a frameset that has strength where you need it and much-appreciated weight reductions where you don't for a claimed weight saving of 350g compared to the standard SB5 Carbon.

The SB5's geometry is universally praised, meaning its plenty stable without missing out on nimbleness, thanks to its head tube angle sitting at an all-mountain appropriate 66.5-degrees. This pairs nicely with a slightly longer wheelbase and reach that combine for increased confidence when blasting through steep rock gardens. Conversely, the longer, slacker front end is tempered by a steeper seat tube angle and stiff, stubby rear triangle that keeps handling responsive and snappy as you deftly navigate tricky root systems and washed out trails.

The Switch Infinity suspension system is the key to the SB5's versatility. Switch Infinity offers a linear feel, while the eccentric link changes direction so you get excellent anti-squat properties for efficient pedaling and climbing. It rides unlike any other platform on the market because no other design can do what it does. The Switch Infinity slider travels upward under the first phase of compression when the SB5 is settling into its sag point. As the rear end compresses deeper, the direction changes and the DH-inspired slider travels down toward the bottom bracket shell to maintain a steady pedaling platform. This change of direction is smooth, and the transition is made without any harshness or spikes. Deep in the stroke, it works in conjunction with the upper pivot to produce a vertical wheel path that effortlessly flattens big, square-edged impacts.

  • Yeti's flagship trail bike gets a dream build kit
  • 5in of smooth Switch Infinity suspension
  • Longer, slacker geometry sends bigger lines
  • Tight rear triangle maintains agility and responsiveness
  • Turq carbon construction maintains stiffness while dropping weight
  • Boost axles and carbon wheels increase stiffness
  • SRAM's ultimate XX1 Eagle drivetrain shifts precisely
  • Yeti Cycles proves there's plenty of bling in dirt riding
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SB5
150mm Travel Fork
 

Seat Tube

Effective Top Tube

Stack

Reach

Stand Over

Head Tube

Head Tube Angle

Seat Tube Angle

Bottom Bracket Height

Bottom Bracket Drop

Chainstay

Wheelbase
XS 15in 21.7in 23in 15in 26.3in 3.9in 66.5° 73.7° 13.3in   17.2in 43.9in
S 16.5in 22.8in 23.6in 15.8in 26.9in 4.6in 66.5° 73.7° 13.3in   17.2in 45in
M 17.5in 23.7in 24in 16.7in 28.5in 5in 66.5° 73.6° 13.3in   17.2in 46in
L 19in 24.8in 24.6in 17.5in 29in 5.7in 66.5° 73.5° 13.3in   17.2in 47in
XL 20.5in 25.7in 25.4in 18.2in 29.5in 6.5in 66.5° 73.5° 13.3in   17.2in 48.1in