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If you're just starting out in the world of fat tyre adventuring, you'll need a bike you can rely on - a companion that'll be with you over every pebble, rock and root, no matter where your curiosity takes you. That's why we designed the Aim, using our expertise in aluminium frame building to create a bike that's perfectly suited to the job. You're assured a comfortable ride and safe, intuitive handling thanks to our Agile Ride Geometry and light, strong Aluminium Lite frame. Fitting fenders or a rack is quick and easy thanks to our cunningly hidden mounting system. Internal cable routing minimises maintenance and complements the Aim's clean looks and, of course, we selected reliable components to keep you riding rather than fiddling with adjustments. The Suntour fork adds comfort and control over the bumps, easy-shifting Shimano gears give you the confidence to tackle any hill with ease, and powerful Tektro mechanical disc brakes mean you're always in control. The result is a bike that'll inspire you to explore, wherever the trail leads you. And with our Size Split system, you're sure to find the Aim to fit you perfectly.

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  • application: Tour - Everyday Life
  • frame material: Aluminium
  • size: Size Split: 27.5: 14", 16", 18" // 29: 17", 19", 21"
  • Art. No: 301100
  • *Suggested retail price
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Components

  • frame Aluminium Lite, AMF, Internal Cable Routing, Easy Mount Kickstand Ready
  • size Size Split: 27.5: 14", 16", 18" // 29: 17", 19", 21"
  • fork SR Suntour XCE, 100mm
  • headset CUBE FPH863, Semi-Integrated
  • stem CUBE Performance Stem, 31.8mm
  • handlebar CUBE Rise Trail Bar, 680mm
  • grips CUBE Performance Grip
  • rear derailleur Shimano RD-TX800, 8-Speed
  • front derailleur Shimano FD-TY700-TS6, Downswing, 31.8mm Clamp
  • shifters Shimano ST-TX800, EZ Fire Plus
  • brake system Tektro MD-280, Mech. Disc Brake
  • crankset Shimano FC-TY501, 42x34x24T, 170mm
  • chain KMC CU8.3
  • colour black´n´red
  • cassette Shimano CS-HG200, 12-32T
  • front hub CUBE Alloy Light, 6-Bolt
  • rear hub CUBE Alloy Light, 6-Bolt
  • rims CUBE SD20, 32H, Disc
  • tyres Schwalbe Smart Sam, Active, 2.1
  • pedals CUBE PP MTB
  • saddle Natural Fit Venec Lite
  • seat post CUBE Performance Post, 27.2mm
  • seatclamp CUBE Varioclose, 31.8mm
  • weight 14,5 kg

Geometries

Geometry Seat Tube Seat Tube Center-Center Top Tube Horizontal Seat Tube Angle Head Tube Angle Chain Stays Head Tube Wheelsbase BB-Height<br> to Hub Reach Stack Wheelsize
  • Info
  • 14"
  • 16"
  • 17"
  • 18"
  • 19"
  • 21"
  • 23"

Details

Our engineers put just as much time, effort and energy into our most affordable bikes as they do into the very highest performance race machines. That's because, regardless of whether you're a professional athlete chasing podium positions or an ordinary rider looking for a bike to go exploring at the weekends, you'll want a frame that'll respond quickly, safely and intuitively. Complex top and down tubes, made using our Advanced Mechanical Forming process out of 6061 aluminium, make a lightweight, rigid backbone for precise steering and effortless acceleration, while our Agile Ride Geometry ensures a ride that's stable when you need it but nimble when you want it - the best of both worlds. Hidden rack and mudguard mounts make a conversion to weekday commuter or longer distance explorer quick and easy, and internally routed cables ensure reliable gear shifting and clean looks. It's all part of the attention to detail that makes our aluminium hardtails a compelling blend of comfort, liveliness and practicality.

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Technology

  • Icon of CUBE technology Advanced Mechanical Forming
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      • Advanced Mechanical Forming

        With our Advanced Mechanical Forming technology we can mechanically transform different frame tubes and thus optimize them without material-wearing welding work for the respective requirements. Along the obtained organic look, the production method is primarily motivated by functional reasons. Multiple converted tubes enable us to manufacture lighter and also stiffer aluminum frames.

  • Icon of CUBE technology Agile Ride Geometry
      • Image of CUBE technology Agile Ride Geometry
      • Agile Ride Geometry

        We ran innumerable tests to develop the Agile Ride Geometry in our series of big wheel bikes. We also added the 27.5in wheel size to the very well received portfolio. Three important details lead to the very agile character. Increased fork offsets let us achieve the same trail as our 26in bikes without having to steepen the head angle, thus maintaining generous toe clearance to the front wheel. Secondly we shortened the chain stays without compromising the seat angle. We invented a patented construction to mount the front derailleur to give us more tyre clearance while keeping a conventional seat angle, leading to a perfect riding position for every rider size. Last but not least we kept the BB height the same as on our 26in bikes. These measures lead to a natural riding position. Every mountain biker will feel immediately at home on a CUBE 29er or 27.5.

  • Icon of CUBE technology Integrated Cable Routing
      • Image of CUBE technology Integrated Cable Routing
      • Integrated Cable Routing

        Internally routed cables offer many advantages. Cables are protected from dirt for longer life, weight is saved thanks to the absence of external housing and the bike has a clean, sleek appearance.

  • Icon of CUBE technology Frame Safe System
      • Image of CUBE technology Frame Safe System
      • Frame Safe System

        To protect our high-end aluminium frames from damage, they are built with the CUBE Frame Save System replaceable derailleur hanger. The mounting thread is in the hanger and not in the frame as usual. In case of a crash, this hanger can be easily and quickly replaced by a new one.

  • Icon of CUBE technology Easy Mount Kickstand
      • Image of CUBE technology Easy Mount Kickstand
      • Easy Mount Kickstand

        The Easy Mount Kick Stand is a new system developed and designed by CUBE. The base of the stand is mounted from below to a fitting plate integrated to the frame and fixed with a through bolt. This kick stand is extremely stiff and solid through the enlarged contact areas between base and frame which gives a stable stand even with loaded panniers.

  • Icon of CUBE technology Aluminium Lite
      • Image of CUBE technology Aluminium Lite
      • Aluminium Lite

        6061 aluminium alloy requires a heat treatment for the finished product. It is a stiff, very corrosion resistant, fatigue resistant,high-elongation material suitable for light tubesets with high stiffness.

  • Icon of CUBE technology Wet Paint Surface
      • Image of CUBE technology Wet Paint Surface
      • Wet Paint Surface

        On polished, brushed aluminium and all HPC frames, the logos and graphics are applied in multi-layer wet paint. We use this surface treatment technology mainly to save weight.

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