Transition - Scout 3 Alloy

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Transition - Scout 3 Alloy

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Stock #: B0NB-
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The Scout has the character of a slopestyle bike blended with the comfort to pedal big mileage in any terrain. Taking mid travel to all new places, the Scout is equally at home slashing turns deep on backcountry trails or cranking out laps on the local trails. The playful nature of the Scout begs the rider to play around with new lines on the trail. The long front center and 67 degree head angle keep you comfortable and safe; while the short 425mm chainstay and super low bottom bracket let you get wild. 


  • Progressive Geometry - Long, Low and Slack
  • Giddy Up Link Suspension, 125mm Rear and 140mm Front
  • Integrated Rubber Chainstay Protection
  • Collet Style Main Pivot Hardware
  • E2 Low Direct Mount Front Derailleur Support
  • ISCG05 Chainguide Mounting
  • Syntace X12 Rear 142mm Axle and Universal Transition Derailleur Hanger
  • Full Size Water Bottle Fits Inside Front Triangle
  • User Friendly 73mm Threaded Bottom Bracket
  • Internal Cable Routing with Stealth Dropper Post Routing
  • Medium Frame Weight With Rear Shock: 7.28 lbs.


  • Frame/Suspension: Scout Frameset (Satin Black Matte, Neon Green Gloss) / RockShox Monarch RT3 Debonair Rear Shock / RockShox Pike RC Solo Air 27.5 140mm Fork
  • Cockpit: RaceFace Ride 35 50mm Stem / RaceFace Ride 35 (760mm x 20mm) Handlebar / FSA No.57E Headset / Velo Single Clamp Grips / WTB Volt Comp (135x265) Saddle / KS Lev Integra w/ Southpaw Remote (150mm or 125mm) Seatpost
  • Brakes: SRAM Guide R Brakes / SRAM Centerline (180mm Front/160mm Rear) Rotors
  • Drivetrain: SRAM GX 11spd Shifter / SRAM GX 11spd Type 2.1 Rear Derailleur / SRAM XG1150 (10-42) Cassette / KMC X11 Chain / RaceFace Aeffect Cinch (DM32t, 170mm) Crank
  • Wheels: WTB STP i23 27.5 32h Rims / SRAM MTH 716/746 Hubs / Maxxis Minion DHF 27.5x2.3 EXO Dual Front Tire, Maxxis Minion DHR II 27.5x2.3 EXO Dual Rear Tire



 Reach (mm)  406  432  457  483
 Stack (mm)  588  597  606  616
 Effective TopTube (mm)  556  585  614  643
 SeatTube (mm)  393  419  457  495
 SeatTube Angle (Degrees)  76  75.4  74.9  74.5
 HeadTube Length (mm)  100  110  120  130
 HeadTube Angle (Degrees)  67  67  67  67
 Chainstay (mm)  425  425  425  425
 Wheelbase (mm)  1117  1147  1176  1205
 BB Drop  20  20  20  20
 Estimated BB Height (mm)  330  330  330  330
 Standover Height (mm)  671  680  691  706



 Fork Axle To Crown  532mm
 Fork Offset  42mm
 Rear Shock Size  190mm x 51mm
 Shock Hardware  21.8mm x 8mm
 Headset (Top)  44mm Zero Stack
 Headset (Bottom)  56mm Zero Stack
 BB Shell  73mm BSA Threaded
 Rear Brake Mount  160mm Post Mount
 Rear Axle  Syntace X12 12mm x 142mm
 Front Derailleur Style  SRAM S3 LDM or Shimano E2
 ISCG Tabs  ISCG 05 (2.5mm Offset)
 Seatpost Diameter  31.6mm
 Seat Clamp  34.9mm
 Max Chainring Size  36t Single or 26/38 Double
 Max Tire Size  27.5 x 2.5



"The concept of a shorter travel bike with long, low and slack geometry still raise questions, especially from riders who haven't experienced how much fun a bike like this is capable of delivering. There are bikes with more travel that weigh a similar amount, so given the choice, why would anyone want less travel? What it comes down to is how the bike feels on the trail - the Scout possess a mix of playfulness and brawn that's often lacking in longer travel bikes. This isn't a spineless noodle of a trail bike designed for puttering around on flow trails, it's a hot rod meant for going foot out, flat out whenever possible. But that doesn't mean it takes a breakfast of Pixy Stix and Red Bull to take advantage of the Scout's capabilities - even a less aggressive rider will be able to appreciate the ease at which the bike can cruise through technical terrain. Pumping through rollers, manualing out of corners, bunny-hopping over everything and anything that gets in the way - the Scout is one of those bikes that turns mountains into playgrounds, making the riding experience that much better."
- Mike Kazimer, Click here for the full review

"The naturally playful feel of the Scout becomes apparent within seconds of rolling into the first piece of singletrack. It's easy to throw the Transition about, skipping between obstacles or launching entire sections with confidence - it really does feel like a much lighter bike."
- MBUK Magazine Click here for the full review

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Type Mountain
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