NS Bikes Synonym 1 Suspension Bike 2020


NS Bikes Synonym 1 Suspension Bike 2020


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NS Bikes Synonym 1 Suspension Bike

The NS Bikes Synonym 1 is a top spec short travel full suspension bike that rides trails with as much efficiency as a cross country bike with the durability and control of an enduro bike. It features a long and slack geometry carbon frame with a steep seat tube for the best combination of high-speed control and climbing finesse. Plus, it’s equipped with Fox Factory Kashima suspension front and rear, a SRAM X01 Eagle 12-Speed gear transmission and SRAM Level TL hydraulic disc brakes. This bike was born for riding trails, exploring mountains and ensures further develop your riding style.

Fox Factory Kashima Coated Suspension

This trail riding full suspension warrior is armed with Fox Factory 32 Kashima coated Step Cast forks, combined with a Fox Factory Float DPS rear shock. This combo from Fox gives you a suspension platform that glides over rough terrain, enhances traction in all conditions and gives more control than you thought possible.

SRAM X01 Eagle Drivetrain and SRAM Level TL Disc Brakes

Driven onwards by a SRAM X01 Eagle 12-Speed gear transmission with a wide-ranging 10-50T cassette, giving this bike gears to climb the steepest mountains and descend the fastest routes. SRAM Level TL hydraulic disc brakes control your momentum on the descents and ensure exceptional all-weather braking power.

Maxxis Tyres and Fox Transfer Dropper Seatpost

This versatile bike rolls upon NS Rotary Hubs, NS Enigma Lite rims and Maxxis tyres. Rolling fast and stable while retaining outstanding agility and reliable performance, this wheel tyre combo is suited to racing, trail riding and rough terrains. Plus, this setup is ready for an easy tubeless conversion, giving you faster rolling speed, more grip and eliminates the possibility of punctures and pinch flats. And, this bike comes with a Fox Transfer Performance dropper seatpost for responsive and reliable adjustable seating height.

The NS Bikes Synonym 1 Suspension Bike sets new standards for what an XC bike can be and what they can achieve – this offering from NS Bikes travels fast, keeps you upright and provides more control than you ever thought possible from a short travel bike.


  • Frame: NS Synonym, superlite carbon fibre w/ 120mm travel
  • Fork: Fox Factory 34 Step Cast Float FIT4, 120mm travel, 2pos remote lockout w/ Open Mode Adj, push-to-unlock, 15x110mm Boost, 1.5 tapered steerer tube, 44 offset
  • Rear Shock: Fox Factory Float DPS 2pos remote lockout, push-to-unlock, Evol LV Trunnion 165×42.5
  • Crankset: Truvativ X1 Carbon DUB 170mm 34t (XL size 175mm)
  • Rear Derailleur: SRAM X01 Eagle type 3 12-Speed
  • Shifters: SRAM GX Eagle, 12-Speed
  • Bottom Bracket: SRAM DUB Press Fit BB92
  • Chain: SRAM, 12 spd
  • Cassette: SRAM XG-1275, 10-50t 12-Speed
  • Brakes: SRAM Level TL
  • Brake Rotor: Front: 180mm; Rear: 160mm
  • Handlebars: NS Licence Carbon Mini Rise Lite 31.8, 760mm, 15mm rise
  • Stem: Synonym Trail 31.8 (S: 50, M, L & XL: 60mm), angle +5°
  • Grips: NS Hold Fast supersoft
  • Saddle: Octane One Crit, Ti-Alloy rails
  • Seatpost: Fox Transfer Performance Elite S: 120mm, M, L, XL: 150mm
  • Hubs: Front: NS Rotary Straight Pull 15 Boost 15×110 disc (sealed bearings); Rear: NS Rotary Straight Pull Cassette 148x12mm Boost (sealed bearings)
  • Rims: NS Enigma Lite 29″, 32h, tubeless ready
  • Tyres: Front: Maxxis Recon 2.4WT EXO/TR; Rear: Maxxis Ikon 2.35 EXO/TR
  • Weight: 11.8kg (M size, tubeless setup)

Easy Assembly

When you order a bike, one of our trained mechanics will carefully prepare and pack your bike for shipping. Upon delivery, the assembly is simple and all necessary tools and plastic pedals are conveniently included in the box.

Depending on the delivery service and destination, bikes will either be delivered in a large or a small box. Below is a guide as to how your bike will arrive:

  • All bikes for delivery within the UK and Republic of Ireland will be delivered in a large box, except for kids’ bikes and BMX bikes, which are always delivered in manufacturer’s boxes.
  • All bikes for delivery within the EU on a standard service will be delivered in a large box. If an express delivery option is chosen, your bike will be packed into a small box. Again, the exception is kids’ bikes and BMX bikes, which are always delivered in manufacturer’s boxes.
  • All bikes for worldwide delivery outside the EU will be delivered in small boxes.

This video demonstrates assembly from a SMALL BOX.

This video demonstrates assembly from a LARGE BOX.

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  • Colour: Black – Grey
  • Frame Size: L, M
  • Wheel Size: 29″
  • Gender: Unisex
  • Speed: 12 Speed
  • Material: Carbon
  • Fork Travel: 120mm
  • Rear Travel: 120mm

Additional information


Large, Medium, Small, X-Large

Wheel Size



Black – Grey


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