RC529 - STEEL HARDTAIL
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In a confusing World crammed with so many bike brands and designs its re-assuring that Pace has over 35 years of designing performance hardtails. Blending the very latest in progressive geometry with the comfort and durability of Reynolds steel, Pace are masters at dialling the numbers & tube profiles. So you can rely on us to create one bike that can do it all- climbing like a good trail bike should then when the trail falls off a cliff descending with the confidence of an enduro rig.
Crucially our 29er platform has both the top tube & BB slammed low so you’re ‘IN’ the bike rather than perched up high & so you can drop the saddle way down low for hucking & hustling down the steeps. With an ultra short chainstay & steep seat tube angle with just the right amount of reach you’re well balanced within the centre of the bike- & we can guarantee you’ll be amazed at how the 529 finds grip and drive up those pesky loose ‘n rooty climbs.
The RC529 oozes quality with its perfect welds, blend of British Reynolds & Pace Chromo tubing & deep lustrous and tough gloss paint. And with a Pace hardtail its strangely re-assuring that you’re riding a bike that will probably out live you.
With adjustable/ replaceable cnc machined Slideouts, full rack mounts, ISCG tabs, subtle reinforcing gussets, room for large section tyres (right up to a 27.5x2.8” if you fancy an MX configuration) & supplied with Neoprene chainstay protector, cable clips, Hope seatclamp and Burgtec thru axle the 529 is fully loaded & ready to rip.
- Nothing has the feel and durability of Reynolds 853/Pace chromo steel tubeset
- Performance 29er designed for slaying challenging, steep & tech’ terrain
- Flexible platform accepts 29/27.5” rear wheel
- Progressive Geometry optimized for latest generation short offset forks
We are a small independent business, so we can accommodate your needs pretty easily. Get intouch if you would like to tweak anything
Please don't miss out, order now as our frames are in high demand. Please be aware that we are working hard to meet demand. Unfortunately sales often outstrip supply, so please order now to avoid disappointment.
|2021 SPECIFICATIONS||FRAME ONLY|
|GX ULTIMATE COMPLETE BIKE|
|XT ULTIMATE COMPLETE BIKE|
|AXLE||Custom Burgtec Thru 12mm Boost||Custom Burgtec Thru 12mm Boost||Custom Burgtec Thru 12mm Boost||Custom Burgtec Thru 12mm Boost|
|SEATCLAMPS||Hope 34.9 Bolt Type (colour code option)||Hope 34.9 Bolt Type (colour code option)||Hope 34.9 Bolt Type (colour code option)||Hope 34.9 Bolt Type (colour code option)|
|HEADSET||Hope - External - Black (colour code option) SHIS upper EC34/28.6.||Hope - External - Black (colour code option) SHIS upper EC34/28.6.||Hope - External - Black (colour code option) SHIS upper EC34/28.6.|
|FORK||Rockshox Pike Ultimate RC2 140mm travel (150mm optional depending on availability). Charger RC2 damper. 42mm offset, Stealth bolt thru. Black||Rockshox Pike Ultimate RC2 140mm travel (150mm optional depending on availability). Charger RC2 damper. 42mm offset, Stealth bolt thru. Black||Rockshox Pike Ultimate RC2 140mm travel (150mm optional depending on availability). Charger RC2 damper. 42mm offset, Stealth bolt thru. Black|
|WHEELSET||Hunt Trail wide 29". 30mm rim width.||Hunt Trail wide 29". 30mm rim width.||Hunt Trail wide 29". 30mm rim width.|
|DROPPER||Bike Yoke Dropper Revive – Cable actuated. Forged and CNC machined head and lever under left. 125/160/185/213mm lengths / Rockshox Reverb 150mm with plunger depending on stock levels.||Bike Yoke Dropper Revive – Cable actuated. Forged and CNC machined head and lever under left. 125/160/185/213mm lengths / Rockshox Reverb 150mm with plunger depending on stock levels.|
|TYRES||Maxxis front and rear 29"x2.4 DHR 2 EXO/TR OR DHF 2.6 front / Maxxis Dissector 2.4 front and back (subject to availability) Tubed but tubeless ready. Option to convert to tubeless below.||Maxxis front and rear 29"x2.4 DHR 2 EXO/TR OR DHF 2.6 front / Maxxis Dissector 2.4 front and back (subject to availability) Tubed but tubeless ready. Option to convert to tubeless below.|
|SADDLE||Burgtec Cloud Chromo, black||Burgtec Cloud Chromo, black|
|STEM||Pace RC46 35mm clamp. 32mm reach. Black.||Pace RC46 35mm clamp. 32mm reach. Black.|
|HANDLEBAR||Burgtec Ridewide Alloy Enduro. 800 wide/30mm rise. Carbon upgrade option.||Burgtec Ridewide Alloy Enduro. 800 wide/30mm rise. Carbon upgrade option.|
|GRIPS||Burgtec Bartender. Black.||Burgtec Bartender. Black.|
|BRAKES||SRAM G2 Guide RS||Shimano XT 2-Pot|
|ROTORS||SRAM 200/180||XLC 203/180|
|GROUPSET||SRAM GX Lunar Eagle 1x12 throughout, 170 crank arm 32t, DUB BB.||Shimano 12spd XT throughout. 10-51t. 165 crank arm 32t. XT BB|
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RC529 ROLLING CHASSIS
Please email sophie@pacecycles for a price as the option above is not available at that price.
RC529 GX ULTIMATE COMPLETE
RC529 XT ULTIMATE COMPLETE
CYCLE TO WORK SCHEME AVAILABLE: CYCLESCHEME, BIKE2WORK, GREEN COMMUTE, CABOODLE & CYCLE SOLUTIONS.
The Cyclescheme is a 'Salary Sacrifice Scheme'; when you buy a bike and accessories the amount is deducted from your salary and you pay no tax on those earnings. Put simply it means you can buy your bike at a significant discount and the more you spend the more you save! Contact email@example.com.
ONLY 20% DEPOSIT NEEDED! 6,12,18 OR 24 MONTHS. FROM £79.12 PER MONTH. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.
You can put a larger deposit down should you choose to lower your monthly payments.
You can also pay off your finance at any time. Click here to learn more.
TOUGH BUT BEAUTIFUL
Tough enough to last a lifetime. Soft enough for those long all-day rides. Minimalist design for timeless, classic beauty.
Can I fit a front mech? Yep - the RC529 has all cable stops and guides included.
What is the maximum tyre size? We have tried the frame with a Schwalbe 29x2.35 Magic Mary which leaves 7mm either side for tyre clearance and a Maxxis 29x2.4 Minion DHR 2 which leaves 5mm either side for tyre clearance.
Is the seatpost internal or external cable routing? Internal routing so you can fit a Stealth Dropper.
Can I choose my own sticker colours? No, not this model year sorry! All under a clear lacquer.
Can I paint my frame my own colour? You can for an additional £217 plus £25 for the stickers. Please note in the stickers will not be under lacquer.
What wheel size is it? 29" or 27.5 plus. We have designed this around a 29" wheel. 29X110 front and 29x148 rear.
What travel fork can you fit? Tapered steerer 140-150mm.
What size is the bottom bracket? BSA Thread for 2-piece BBs. 73mm shell.
100% NO HIDDEN SURPRISES, FAST & SECURE
FINANCE FROM AS LITTLE AS £43 PER MONTH.
- 0% Finance available on rolling chassis & complete bikes
- Finance on rolling chassis & complete bikes available from 12,18,24 months with only 20% deposit.
- No tie-ins, you can pay your balance off early or pay more one month should you wish
- You can choose to pay a higher deposit which will lower your monthly payments.
SHOP SMART & SPREAD THE COST
We only use the best finance company - V12 Finance. They are flexible for example - You are not tied into paying the initial agreed amount every month (however you cannot pay any less). If you have some extra cash one month call V12 directly and pay for your frame/bike off early should you wish.
Only leave a minimum 20% deposit then choose your term over 12, 18 or 24 months. The higher deposit you leave, the lower your monthly payments will be.
Consumer credit service provided by V12 Retail Finance. V12 Retail Finance is licensed by The Office of Fair Trading (Consumer Credit Licence: 0594229)
HOW TO APPLY
The brilliant thing with V12 Finance is that you can complete the finance from the comfort of your own home. Just simply email firstname.lastname@example.org for the link and you can just follow the steps from the comfort of your settee. It only take 5 minutes and you will get a decision straight away. You can view the finance calculator below to see what your monthly payment will be.
If you are wanting to use finance for a pre-order frame then you will still need to pay the deposit 20% upfront. The remaining balance can be paid over 6, 12, 18 or 24 months on 0% finance. Once you have placed your pre-order online, please email email@example.com who can send you the finance link.
CLICK HERE TO SEE THE FINANCE CALCULATOR. SLIDE THE BUTTONS TO SEE YOUR PAYMENTS OPTIONS
THE UPPER BUTTON REPRESENTS THE COST OF THE PACE PRODUCT, THE LOWER BUTTON REPRESENTS THE DEPOSIT. EITHER SLIDE THE RECTANGLE BOXES OR ENTER THE EXACT AMOUNT ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE OF THOSE. PLEASE REMEMBER TO SELECT WHICH FINANCE OPTION YOU WOULD LIKE.
WHY IS INTEREST FREE CREDIT AN ADVANTAGE?
You only pay the price you see and no more. Buy the items you always wanted with no deposit deposit (you can pay a deposit to lower your monthly payments should you wish). Spread the cost with easy manageable monthly payments. Instant online decisions with eSign paperless process. Leaves you with extra cash by spreading the cost. Fixed monthly payments - your payments are fixed for the duration of the agreement allowing you to budget more effectively. However you can pay off more one month or pay for the goods before the agreed date.
HOW ARE MY MONTHLY PAYMENTS MADE?
All monthly payments are paid by Direct Debit from your personal bank account. Typically the first payment will be due one month after you have signed the form, subsequent monthly payments will be due every month for the length of your agreement unless you decide to pay early - Just call V12 directly.
HOW DO I APPLY?
Either email firstname.lastname@example.org who can email you over a finance form straight away and you complete this by just following the links on the email from the comfort of your own home. Alternatively you can call our office on 01751 477737 and we will help you get started over the phone.
WHAT DOES V12 NEED TO KNOW?
The online form will just ask you a few questions such as your current address and work address/ information and then V12 will immediately process your application immediatly and you will have an answer within seconds. This process eliminates the need for any paperwork; saving you time and means we can send your goods quicker.
CAN I PAY OFF MY LOAN EARLY?
MY APPLICATION BEEN DECLINED - why?
In addition to credit scoring, V12 also take into account confirmation of your identity, validation of certain application details, existing commitments and information held at the credit reference agencies. Although we are unable to provide you with a reason if your application is declined, it is usually based on one or more of the following reasons:
WHAT TYPE OF INFORMATION DO CREDIT AGENCIES HOLD ABOUT ME?
WHAT HAPPENS IF I CHANGE MY MIND?
WHO IS MY FINANCIAL AGREEMENT WITH?
Pace Cycles Ltd via V12 Finance Ltd. Your financial agreement will be with V12 Finance Ltd.
WANT TO ORGANISE THE FINANCE NOW? NO PROBLEM!
EMAIL SOPHIE@PACECYCLES.COM & SHE CAN EMAIL YOU THE LINK STRAIGHT AWAY. PLEASE JUST STATE THE FRAME/SIZE/COLOUR AND/OR IF IT IS FRAME ONLY, ROLLING CHASSIS OR COMPLETE BIKE. PLEASE ALSO STATE IF YOU WOULD LIKE OT PAY A DEPOSIT & CHOOSE FROM 6, 12, 18, 24 OR 36 MONTHS
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