Description

Nukeproof Mega 275 Carbon Frame

Leaning on its experience from the development of its award-winning Warhead Carbon handlebar range, Nukeproof has spent 4 years in the development of the brand new Mega 275 Carbon Frame. Utilising a blend of the highest quality carbon fibre composites, the Mega 275 Carbon Frame has been hand crafted with one goal in mind…winning!

Not only is the chassis now significantly lighter than its aluminium counterpart, the strength and reliability of the frame has been vastly improved enabling every rider to push harder, faster and with more confidence than ever before. Tested on the toughest of terrain and in the most varied conditions by Enduro World Series Winner Sam Hill, the 2019 Mega 275 Carbon Frame sets out to tackle every ride with its trademark attitude.

Stiff Carbon Frame

With stiffness in mind, Nukeproof took the time to incorporate the very latest Boost 148 rear axle spacing allowing it to spec much stiffer and stronger wheels both front and rear. This Nukeproof carbon frame comes with new wider spaced Boost wheels and forks enabling the rider to feel even more confident on the increased capability of the bike.

Updated Race Geometry

With the demands of Enduro World Series racers progressing at a rapid rate, Nukeproof looked again at its geometry and saw an opportunity to tailor the frames to suit not only the fastest racers, but the growing tribe of riders that utilise its bikes every weekend whether that be shuttling runs at their favourite bike park, or heading off for an all-day epic in the local hills.

Slightly taller head tube lengths help tailor the cockpit feel to increase rider confidence, and a lengthened top tube on large and extra-large frames should help even the tallest of riders feel at home on the new Mega 275 Carbon Frame.

Metric Shock Sizing

The product development team work extremely closely with Nukeproof’s suspension partners and spent endless hours working on the perfect shock configuration for the new Mega. The perfect partnership between rear shock technology and frame kinematics has always been in the very root of its thought process when developing bikes and the new Mega with its brand new ’metric’ shock standard is no different. Designed to work perfectly with both air and coil sprung rear shocks, Nukeproof has addressed some of the areas that it felt could be improved on over the previous design such as hardware improvements and higher spec shocks across the board.

The new Mega 275 Carbon Frame utilises the brand new RockShox Super Deluxe rear shock and hardware now comprises of a wider spaced 25mmx8mm front mount, with a rocker link mounted bearing system to improve shock sensitivity and reduce the amount of wear through heavy usage. This combination adds even more stiffness to the chassis through these more secure fixtures and the ‘Metric’ rear shock system with increased bushing overlap.

Features:

  • Frame:Nukeproof Mega 275 Carbon, ultra-strong monocoque Carbon Fibre chassis, internal cable routing with removable window insert for easy installation, custom tuned rear shock configuration, threaded bottom bracket, boost 148mm rear axle spacing, 3D contoured frame protection
  • Rear Shock:RockShox Super Deluxe RC3 ML1S 230x65mm (Comes with 2x bottomless tokens fitted so you have them if needed.)
  • Headset:Nukeproof Warhead, 44-56 IITS
  • Custom tuned rear shock configuration
  • Threaded bottom bracket shell
  • Internal dropper seatpost cable routing
  • Boost 148mm rear axle spacing
  • 3D contoured frame protection

Available colours: Blueberry/ red // Concrete Grey

Specifications

FrameNukeproof Mega 275 Carbon, ultra-strong monocoque Carbon Fibre chassis, internal cable routing with removable window insert for easy installation, custom tuned rear shock configuration, threaded bottom bracket, boost 148mm rear axle spacing, 3D contoured frame protection
ShockRockShox Super Deluxe RCT ML1 230x65mm (Comes with 2x bottomless tokens fitted so you have them if needed.)
HeadsetNukeproof Warhead, 44-56 IITS

Features

UD Carbon front triangle
Custom Tuned rear shock configuration
Threaded Bottom Bracket
Internal Dropper Seatpost Cable Routing
Boost 148mm Rear axle Spacing
3D Contoured Frame Protection

Geometry

KEY Small Medium Large Extra Large
Seat Tube381/15"420/16.5"458/18"508/20"
Effective Top Tube559.97mm584.97mm622.29mm668.44mm
Head Angle65656565
Head Tube105mm105mm115mm120mm
Seat Tube Angle75.575.575.575.5
Wheelbase1161.89mm1186.89mm1226.12mm1273.23mm
Chain Stay435mm435mm435mm435mm
Bottom Bracket Drop-10.1mm-10.1mm-10.1mm-10.1mm
Reach410mm435mm470mm515mm
Fork Travel170mm170mm170mm170mm
Stack590.51mm590.51m599.59mm604.11mm