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Description

You've spent a couple 'cross seasons racing that old touring bike, and it's finally time to upgrade to a CX-specific machine. Right tool for the right job, right? Right. The Ridley X-Bow is about as cyclocross-specific as you can get without importing mud from Belgium. The aluminum frame handles all the abuse you can throw at it, and provides a solid, stiff base for the powerful riding necessary in 'cross. A mix of intelligent components, including a carbon fiber fork, make the X-Bow a great race machine.

  • Shimano 105 drivetrain and shifters offer solid, precise, and reliable shifting performance
  • Compact crankset with 50- and 30-tooth chainrings, mated to a 12-25 cassette give you a wide variety of gearing options
  • Clement Crusade tires fall outside the UCI's mandated tire size, but are great for training, commuting, and non-UCI races
  • Ten year frame warranty offers peace of mind

Tech Specs

Frame Material:
7000-series double-butted aluminum
Dropout Type:
vertical
Headset:
FSA
Fork:
4ZA Zornyc
Fork Material:
carbon, aluminum
Fork Blade Shape:
curved
Rims:
Alex DA22
Hubs:
Shimano Tiagra FH-4500
Front Derailleur:
Shimano 105
Front Derailleur Mount:
clamp
Rear Derailleur:
Shimano 105
Cage Length:
short
Shifters:
Shimano 105
Crankset:
Shimano Tiagra
Chain Rings:
50 x 30 t Shimano
Crank Arm Length:
(size 56) 175 cm
Brake Calipers:
Tektro
Handlebar:
4ZA Stratos
Handlebar Width:
(size 56) 42 cm
Stem:
4ZA Stratos
Stem Length:
(size 56) 110 mm
Chain:
KMC
Rear Sprocket Range:
25 x 12 t
Tires:
Clement Crusade PDX
Tire Size:
700 x 33 c
Seatpost:
4ZA Stratos
Saddle:
4ZA Stratos
Weight:
9526 g
Measured Effective Top-Tube Length:
(size 56) 55.5 cm
Recommended Use:
taking the CX plunge, winter commuting
Manufacturer Warranty:
(frame and fork) 10 years, (paint) 2 years

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