[EES Punta Ala] Pro Rider Max Schuman Bike Check

[EES Punta Ala] Pro Rider Max Schuman Bike Check

04/05/2015
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04/05/2015

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With the European Enduro Series round #1 fading into memory we still have a few last bike checks to drop from the weekend past, this one is from Max Schuman is a professional Enduro rider from Germany sponsored by Carver Bikes.

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What is interesting about his large size Carver 27.5″ IBC is that it was designed by a group of readers on an internet forum. The geometry and style of the bike was decided by group discussion and ideas. What came out is a fairly aggressive Enduro bike.

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Max uses a 1×11 XO1 SRAM drive system, also note the approach to attaching the rear drop outs.

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E Thirteen top guide and XX1 crankset and front ring T34 Xsync ring.

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Max has been working on some prototype parts, and here we have a carbon rocker link which joins the Rockshox Vivid air shock to the frame.

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Max uses a low stack and 25 mm riser bar.

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Rockshox Reverb on the top.

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The left side of the bar is his seat post remote and Raceline Magura brake levers.

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His Ergon grips actually add 20mm to the width of the bar as they have a built in extension.

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Up front is his Suntour fork with a fairly standard tune.

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A Magic Mary upfront with a ProCore system being used.

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Max has his brake reach set like this.

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The distinctive yellow Race Line MT7 brake caliper.

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Only a 180mm disc up front.

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Shimano DX pedals.