This Felt Compulsion 50 2013 is no longer available although you may find similar or newer versions below:
The Compulsion 50 is built around Felt’s double butted, hydroformed 6061 aluminium frame using their Equilink suspension technology to produce a lightweight and perfectly balanced machine capable of handling the toughest of trails.
|Number of gears:||30|
|Front Axle Type:||Maxle 15mm|
|Cable Routing:||Full Outer|
|Fork Material:||Aluminium Alloy|
|Steerer:||Tapered 1 1/8 - 1 1/2|
|Wheel Size:||26" (559)|
|Brake Type:||Hydraulic Disc Brake|
It’s more than capable of powering up steep climbs or bombing down technical descents thanks to the kit it’s carrying. A 150mm RockShox Sektor fork, strong Avid hydraulic disc brakes and the Shimano drivetrain components keep you going, no matter how rough the trail.
For 2013, the Compulsion series features a full carbon fibre frame that yields a bike that is lighter, stronger, and stiffer than ever before. Equally capable of tackling a sanctioned gravity event or an all-day, all-mountain epic, Compulsion is Felt’s do-it-all trail machine. With patented Equilink™ suspension and 6” (Adjustable 150mm or 160mm) of fully active travel, the Compulsion is the pinnacle of all-mountain performance.
With a lightweight and perfectly balanced hydroformed 6061 aluminium frame and 150 or 160mm of adjustable Equilink suspension travel, the Compulsion 50 inspires confidence in all conditions. The 6061 alloy is light, strong and responsive and makes for a versatile trail and coupled with the array of components added to the frame, it won’t let you down. With slightly modified geometry and fully active, adjustable Equilink suspension travel, Compulsion 50 promises consistent, reliable performance in all types of terrain.
The Shimano drivetrain components deliver outstanding and high quality reliability which are essential on a bike of this stature. Superb shifting is guaranteed and is what you would expect from Shimano XT and SLX components. The Compulsion 50 also comes supplied with a Shimano XT triple chainset, giving you ample gearing to tackle the steepest of ascents and with a pair of Avid Elixir 1 hydraulic disc brakes, stopping is not a problem.
The renowned Rockshox Sektor TK forks, with 15mm thru-axle, forks will take the front end punishment and soak up all the hits you tackle and with the Rockshox Monarch rear shock, this will give you added comfort. WTB and their Speed Disc rims built on Felt hub are the choice of wheels and come fitted with Continental X-King 2.4 folding tyres.
The Compuslion 50 is an excellent choice if you prefer aluminium underneath you and wanting a trouble free ride on any trail. It will provide you with endless hours of fun and with 150 or 160mm of plush, fully active Felt Equilink rear suspension travel the Compulsion 50 can tackle the toughest of trails.
Each Compulsion bike is fully built, tested and tuned by Wiggle's team of qualified bike mechanics to ensure you're bike arrives in perfect condition. To find out which size fits you use the size chart below.
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If you after a snappy handling mtb and enjoy off-road endurance riding then a Full Suspension Mtb is for you. At Wiggle we stock the very best spec'd full suspension bike brands in Felt, Focus, Kona, Mongoose, Rocky Mountain, plus loads more besides. All our full suspension mountain bikes provide a superb riding experience with quality rear shocks and suspension forks, from XC, Freeride, Enduro through to Downhill, Wiggle will have the bike for you. You will find that the wide tyres give you bags of grip and together with the front and rear suspension you will easily glide over trail detritus, roots and rocks. So you'll be likely to be pushing your own limits before you find the bike's!
Felt is an American bicycle manufacturer based in Irvine, California. In the early 1990s the company was founded by Jim Felt who designed some of the very first triathlon bikes that propelled many of the worlds greatest athletes to Iron Man victories. High profile sponsorship has remained an intrinsic part of Felt’s strategy highlighted by their association with the Garmin Transitions professional road team and Olympic Triathletes Jan Frodeno and Emma Snowsill.
With a strong product focus Felt has gone from strength-to-strength, going from just six bike models in the USA to over 150 bike models, sold in over 30 countries. Felt have created a niche group of highly skilled and dedicated people who work together to create bicycles that consistently exceed their riders’ expectations by providing a sense of individuality, inspiration and pride in ownership.
Felt are not governed by their competitors’ measurements of success - the desire to push beyond the limits of technology never allows Felt to rest on their laurels. As their universal mission statement suggests, Felt’s reason for existing is “To design, develop, and deliver the best bicycles in the world. Period.”
|Size Guide (Felt MTB Full Suspension Series)|
|Frame Size||Rider Height||Rider Height (cm)|
|Small (16")||5'2" - 5'7"||157 - 171|
|Medium (18")||5'7" - 5'10"||171 - 179|
|Large (20")||5'10" - 6'2"||177 - 187|
|X-Large (22")||6'1" - 6'4"||185 - 195|
|'Size matters! That's why at Wiggle we measure each of our bikes to build accurate size charts for our customers. Our qualified team of mechanics then individually check each order against measurements supplied by you to ensure the size chosen is correct. Another reason you can have complete confidence when buying a bike from Wiggle!'|
|Head Tube Angle (deg):||67.5||67.5||67.5||67.5|
|Seat Tube Angle (deg):||73.5||73.5||73.5||73.5|
|Top Tube (horizontal):||580||604||627||652|
|Top Tube (centre-centre):||548||572||597||627|
|Head Tube Length:||115||125||135||145|
|Seat Tube (centre/top):||410||440||490||540|
|Bottom Bracket Drop:||-15||-15||-15||-15|
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