2022 YT Industries Decoy CORE 2 29

A 29″ carbon frame full suspension trail e-bike with upper mid-range components, priced at the low end of the Decoy model range. Compare the full range

2022 YT Industries Decoy CORE 2 29
MSRP$5,499
Weight50.7 lbs
SuspensionFull
Travel145mm rear, 150mm front
FrameCarbon
ForkRockShox Yari RC

Wheels29″
Drivetrain1 × 12
GroupsetDeore, Shimano

MotorShimano 250W 85Nm mid-drive
Battery540Wh
BrakesHydraulic Disc
SeatpostDropper post
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The sleek-looking YT Decoy 29 Core 4 checks nearly all of our boxes and is among the best eMTBs we've tested. With 29-inch wheels, 150/145mm of front/rear...

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November 2021

MBR
YT Industries Decoy MX Core 4 e-bike review - MBR

There are still two versions of the Decoy, where the mixed wheel size option now carries the MX tag and still boasts 170/165mm travel.

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November 2021

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Plenty of range for plenty of good times.

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October 2021

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Long Term Review: YT’s Decoy 29 Core 4 eMTB is a true All Mountain e-bike

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January 2021

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An all-around shredder, with energy to spare

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June 2020

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YT Introduces Shred Series Decoy and Aluminum Capra

The coil-sprung Shred Series bikes from YT include a high-end aluminum Capra 29 and an enduro-ready Decoy e-mountain bike.

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January 2020

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Geometry

Sizing
SM

5'0" – 5'5"

MD

5'4" – 5'9"

LG

5'7" – 6'1"

XL

5'10" – 6'4"

XXL

6'2" – 6'7"


Specs
Build
Fork

ROCKSHOX YARI RC, 29“ | 150 mm Travel | DEBONAIR | 110 x 15 mm Axle | 51mm Offset Adjustable Low-Speed Compression, Rebound, Air Pressure

Rear Shock

ROCKSHOX DELUXE SELECT, Shock Length: 230 mm | Shock Stroke: 60 mm ≙ 145 mm Travel | DEBONAIR | Custom Tune | DB2 Adjustable Compression, Rebound, Air Pressure

Headset

ACROS AZX-260, Block Lock I High Cap I 2 Spacer 5 mm I Flatcapset

Stem

E13 Base 35, Length 50 mm | 35 mm Clamp | Rise 0° | 6061 AL

Handlebar

E13 Base 35, Rise 35 mm | Width 780 mm | 9° Back Sweep | 5° Up Sweep | 6061 AL

Saddle

SDG BEL Air 3.0, YT Custom | Width 140 mm I Lux-Alloy Rail

Seatpost

YT POSTMAN, Ø 31.6 mm | 125 mm Drop (Frame Size S-M) | 150 mm Drop (Frame Size L) | 170 mm Drop (Frame Size XL-XXL) | Standard-Remote

Grips

ODI ELITE MOTION V2.1, Lock On

Groupset
Rear Derailleur

SHIMANO DEORE, M6100 | Shadow Plus | 12-fach

Crank

SHIMANO EM600, Crank Arm Length 165 mm

Shifters

SHIMANO DEORE, M6100 I 12-speed I 2-Way-Release

Cassette

SHIMANO DEORE, M6100 | 10-51T | 12-speed I Hyperglide+

Chain Guide

SHIMANO, CRE70-12 | 36T I DYNAMIC CHAIN ENGAGEMENT+

Brakes

SRAM CODE R, Rotor CENTERLINE Ø front 200 mm / rear 200 mm Adjustable Reach

Wheels
Rims

CRANKBROTHERS SYNTHESIS ALLOY E-MTB, Front: Aluminum Rim 29“ | Inner Width 31,5 mm | Front Hub 110 x 15 mm | Rear: Aluminum Rim 29“ | Inner Width 31,5 mm | Rear Hub 148 x 12 mm

Tires

FRONT: MAXXIS MINION DHF | REAR: MAXXIS MINION DHR II, Front: Tire Size 29“ x 2.5 WT | EXO Casing | 3C MaxxTerra Compound | Tubeless Ready Rear: Tire Size 29“ x 2.4 WT | EXO+ Casing | 3C MaxxTerra Compound | Tubeless Ready

Electric Components
Motor

SHIMANO EP8, Torque 85 NM | Power 250 W I E-TUBE PROJECT APP

Battery

SMP YT CUSTOM, Removable | 540 Wh Capacity | 36 V

Remote

SHIMANO E7000, Monochrome I 35 mm

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