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Size Options & Purchase
Please note that we are unable to ship this Scott Scale 720 outside of the UK. This is at the request of Scott Sports.
Scott's Scale 720 offers a SRAM GX1 1x11 drivetrain, Syncros XR2.5 Tubeless Ready wheels and Rocket Ron EVO tyres as upgrades over the Scale 730.
Scott's carbon fibre Scale frames are renowned for their low weight and ride quality. The Scott Scale 720 uses Scott's HMF carbon fibres which offer an excellent balance of weight, stiffness and price. 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.
IMPORTANT: This bicycle requires a suspension pump to set and tune its suspension correctly. This is not included as standard.
Scale Carbon IMP technology / HMF / Tapered HT PM 160 Disc / BB92 IDS SL DM dropouts for 142 × 12mm SDS Shock Damping System
Remote system: SCOTT RideLoc Downside Remote 3 modes front and rear / integ. Grip clamp
FOX 32 Float Performance Air FIT4 3-Modes 15mm QR axle / tapered steerer Lockout / reb. Adj. / 100mm travel
SRAM GX1 Trigger right only
SRAM GX1 11 Speed
SRAM GXP PF integated / shell 41x89.5mm
SRAM GX1 GXP PF 700: 34T / 900: 32T
SRAM XG1150 10-42 T
Shimano SLX BR-M675 Disc 180/F and 160/Rmm SM-RT54 CL Rotor
Hub F: Syncros XR2.5 CL / 15mm made by DT Swiss, Hub R: Syncros XR2.5 CL / 142 × 12mm / RWS axle made by DT Swiss
Rims: Syncros XR2.5 28H
Spokes: DT Swiss Competition 2.0 -1.8-2.0 Black
Schwalbe Rocket Ron EVO / 2.1 127EPI Kevlar Bead Tubeless Easy / PaceStar compound
Syncros FL1.5 Tbar Alloy 7050 D.B. / T shape Flat / 9° / 720mm Syncros Pro lock-on grips
Syncros XR1.5 700 Series: -2° / 900 Series: -10° 7050 Alloy / 31.8mm / 1 1/8"
Syncros FL1.5 700 Series: 31.6mm / 900 Series: 34.9mm
Syncros XR2.0 / CROM rails
Syncros 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 720 with up to a 5 Year manufacturer's warranty. Note: Rider weight limits may apply. Read Warranty Terms
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.
This bicycle is available for instore collection and home delivery using a Cyclescheme voucher. Cyclescheme Information
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.