Review: Cannondale Scalpel 29'er Carbon

Awesome tool for slicing up cross-country trails

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Many 100mm-travel 29ers can happily serve double-duty as trail bikes but the Cannondale Scalpel 29'er Carbon 2 is a more finely specialized beast with a firmer feel and quicker reflexes. What it might lack in plushness it more than makes up in speed, though, making it a superb rig for racing or just covering cross-country trails in a hurry.

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