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Scott Scale 700 RC

Cross Country Bicycle - 27.5" Wheels
Web Price: £4,399.00 Including  VAT at 20%
107 Podium Points™ with this bike
Includes 20 Extra Podium Points - New Year Offer

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ETAs are based on manufacturer's latest data.

Please note that we are unable to ship this Scott Scale 700 RC outside of the UK. This is at the request of Scott Sports.


This Scott Scale 700 RC 2016 is available with our legendary Podium Point free accessory scheme.

Scott's Scale 700 RC offers an HMX carbon fibre frame, Rock Shox SID fork, SRAM XX1 drivetrain, Shimano XTR brakes and Syncros XR-RC wheels as upgrades over the Scale 910.

Scott's carbon fibre Scale frames are renowned for their low weight and ride quality. The Scott Scale 700 RC uses Scott's HMX carbon fibres which is the highest grade Scott use in their mountain bikes. HMX carbon fibres offer both higher stiffness and strength to weight ratio than the HMF fibres found in their other frames resulting in a lower frame weight. Constructed using their Integrated Moulding Process, Scott's Scale's carbon fibre is laid up over a solid mould which is later dissolved away resulting in a superlight frame thanks to no wasted material and fewer joints. The carbon fibre pieces are also laid to give vertical compliance and damp out the specific frequencies of vibrations which are normally transmitted from the trail, this SDS system is what gives Scales their excellent ride quality.

Scott's Rideloc handlebar mounted lever allows you to choose one of three fork modes without taking your hands of the bars. Each fork setting is optimised for Climbing, Trails or Descending giving you the best setup at the flick of a switch.

When it comes to XC bikes, through various incarnations, Scott's Scale has set the standard for over a decade. Ridden to multiple World Championships titles, Scott's Scales are not only exceptionally lightweight they also offer an excellent ride quality which reduces fatigues and improves handling. Designed in Switzerland, at the heart of the World XC scene, Scott have taken input from the best riders in the World to produce the blisteringly fast Scale. Scales aren't just for racing though, their qualities of speed, efficiency and dependable handling make them an ideal partner for any XC ride.

Scott offer each Scale model in a 27.5" (700 series) or 29" (900 series) wheel option. There is no answer to which wheel size is best, it's about choosing the best option for where you ride and for what you want the bike to give to you. 27.5" wheels are lighter, faster to accelerate and manoeuvre more easily in tight turns. 29" wheels roll over rough ground faster, are more stable and will give you more confidence over drops. Shorter riders might achieve a better fit on 27.5" wheels; taller riders will appreciate the additional stability of 29" wheels. Choose your Scale to match you and where you ride.

IMPORTANT: This bicycle is supplied without pedals. Pedals for this bicycle can be selected for no cost using Podium Points™.

IMPORTANT: This bicycle requires a suspension pump to set and tune its suspension correctly. This is not included as standard. A suspension pump can be selected for no cost using Podium Points™.


Scale Carbon IMP technology / HMX / Tapered HT PM 160 Disc / BB92 IDS SL dropouts for 142 12mm SDS Shock Damping System
Remote system: SCOTT RideLoc Downside Remote 3 modes front and rear / integ. Grip clamp
Rock Shox SID RL3 Air DNA3 custom damper with 3 modes 15mm QR axle / Tapered steerer reb. Adj. / 100mm travel
Rear Shock
SRAM XO1 Trigger right only multi adj.
Rear Mech
SRAM XX1 11 Speed
Front Mech
Bottom Bracket
SRAM GXP PF integated / shell 41x89.5mm
SRAM XX1 GXP PF Carbon crankarm / QF 156 700: DM 34T / 900: DM 32T
SRAM XO1 / XG1195 10-42 T
Shimano XTR M9000 Disc 180/F and 160/Rmm SM-RT81 CL Icetech Rotor
Hub F: Syncros XR RC CL / 15mm made by DT Swiss, Hub R: Syncros XR RC CL / 142 12mm / RWS axle Rachet System / XD / made by DT Swiss
Rims: Syncros XR RC 28H / Tubeless ready
Spokes: DT Swiss Aero Comp
Schwalbe Rocket Ron EVO / 2.1 127EPI Kevlar Bead Tubeless Easy / PaceStar compound
Ritchey Carbon WCS 2X T shape Flat / 9 / 720mm Syncros Pro lock-on grips
Ritchey WCS C-260 oversize 31.8mm 700 Series: +6 / 900 Series: -6
Ritchey WCS 700 Series: Carbon Link FlexLogic / 31.6mm 900 Series: Carbon 2B SDS / 34.9mm
Ritchey WCS Streem V3 Titanium rails
Ritchey Pro Tapered 1.5" - 1 1/8" semi integ. OD 50/61mm / ID 44/55mm


We are an authorised Scott dealer and supply this Scott Scale 700 RC with up to a 5 Year manufacturer's warranty. Note: Rider weight limits may apply. Read Warranty Terms


Rider Height (m)
Rider Height (ft)

Sizing information is provided as a general guide only. This is based on the average rider riding the bicycle in the style for which it is intended. This takes no account of a rider's personal proportions, physique, flexibility and biomechanics. If your height places you on, or near, a bicycle size step then we recommend you consider both sizes. All bicyles offer a range of handlebar and saddle adjustment which will enable you to fine tune your riding position once the correct size has been established. If you are unsure on sizing, we strongly recommend you visit our store so we can assist you. Pedal On offers advice and information on sizing in good faith, the final decision and resposibility on which size to purchase is your's.


Frame SizeSMLXL
Seat Tube C-T mm390440480530
Seat Tube C-T in15.417.318.920.9
Seat Tube C-T/Top Tube mm
Horiz. Top Tube mm575600625650
Seat Angle73737373
Head Angle69696969
Head Tube mm100100115125
BB Drop mm-44-44-44-44
BB Height mm307307307307
Wheelbase mm1075110011261152
Chainstay mm427427427427
Stem Length mm708090100
Standover mm728758786819
Reach mm398423443466
Stack mm578578592601
Front Centre mm
Trail mm
Rake mm


This bicycle is available for instore collection and home delivery using a Cyclescheme voucher. Cyclescheme Information

Finance Options

The following finance options are available to apply for online immediately. If you are collecting your bicycle in store the same finance products are available but you are required to apply for finance in store too. Please read our information on applying for finance instore.

  • Buy Now Pay Later 12 Month
  • Classic Credit 36 Month
  • 12 Month Interest Free Finance
  • 24 Month Interest Free Finance

Finance quotation based on this Scott Scale 700 RC:

The credit advertised is provided by one credit provider with whom we have a commercial relationship.
Credit provided by Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC trading as Hitachi Capital Consumer Finance, 2 Apex View, Leeds, LS11 9BH