CruX Elite
$1,450.00
Part No.  

CruX Elite

$1,450.00
Part No.  34937
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CruX Elite
Overview
Technical Specifications
Geometry
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The CruX Elite is a cross beast, with race-optimized geometry, tapered head tube, internal cable routing, and an outstanding stiffness-to-weight ratio to power through the nastiest courses.
  • Cross racing-specific E5 alloy frame with tapered head tube, integrated headset, and OSBB is ultra-tough, shaped top tube provides easy shouldering
  • FACT carbon fork with tapered steerer provides best balance of strength, stiffness, and compliance for rough terrain
  • Beefy but light, cross-specific DT-Axis 1.0 wheelset with sealed bearings plus slightly wider rim for a wider tire stance and better handling in the slop
  • Never miss a critical shift with Shimano Sora STI shifters
  • FSA Omega BB30 crank has cross-specific gearing to handle the dirt
  • Tracer tires boast fast, all-around CX tread for riding and racing in varied conditions

Technical Specifications

FRAMESET
SEAT BINDER Forged alloy, 31.8mm, brake stop
HEADSET 1-1/8"" upper and 1-1/2"" lower Cr-Mo cartridge bearings integrated, w/ headset, 20mm cone spacer, w/ 20mm of spacers
FORK Specialized FACT carbon legs, alloy steerer, 1-1/2"" lower bearing
FRAME Specialized E5 aluminum, fully manipulated tubing, smooth weld, semi-compact race design, shaped TT, integrated headset, 1-1/2"" lower bearing, internal cable routing, OSBB
WHEELS
REAR WHEEL DT Axis 1.0
INNER TUBES Lightweight, presta
FRONT TIRE Specialized Tracer Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, 700x33c
REAR TIRE Specialized Tracer Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, 700x33c
FRONT WHEEL DT Axis 1.0
DRIVETRAIN
BOTTOM BRACKET OS integrated, sealed bearings
CHAIN KMC X9 nickel plate, reusable Missing Link
CRANKSET FSA Omega compact BB30 ST
CASSETTE Shimano HG-50, 9-speed, 12-27t
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano Sora STI, 9-speed
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano Sora
CHAINRINGS 46/36
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Sora
COCKPIT
SADDLE Body Geometry Phenom Comp, hollow Cr-Mo rails
TAPE Specialized Crux gel wrap
SEATPOST Specialized Sport, alloy, 27.2mm
HANDLEBARS Specialized CX Comp, alloy, short drop
STEM Specialized EliteSet, 3D forged alloy, 12-degree, 4-position adjustable, 4-bolt, 31.8mm clamp
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Tektro CR-720 wide canti
REAR BRAKE Tektro CR-720, wide canti
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Nylon flat test ride, loose ball, w/ reflectors

Geometry

Geometry Chart

CruX - Geometry

  46 49 52 54 56 58 61
Stem Length 75mm 75mm 90mm 90mm 100mm 110mm 120mm
Crank Length 170mm 170mm 170mm 172.5mm 172.5mm 175mm 175mm
Handle-Bar Width 400mm 400mm 420mm 420mm 440mm 440mm 440mm
Reach 366mm 370mm 375mm 379mm 384mm 387mm 392mm
Wheelbase 1008mm 1009mm 1009mm 1016mm 1022mm 1025mm 1031mm
Stack 522mm 541mm 554mm 567mm 583mm 597mm 618mm
Seat-Tube Length, B-B Center to Top 460mm 490mm 520mm 540mm 560mm 580mm 610mm
Head-Tube Length 100mm 115mm 125mm 140mm 155mm 170mm 190mm
Top-Tube Length, Horizontal 510mm 516mm 537mm 549mm 557mm 570mm 587mm
Front-Center 593mm 595mm 595mm 601mm 606mm 609mm 615mm
Head-Tube Angle 69.5° 70.5° 71.5° 71.5° 72° 72.5° 73°
Fork Rake 51mm 51mm 51mm 49mm 49mm 49mm 49mm
Trail 75mm 69mm 62mm 64mm 61mm 58mm 55mm
Stand-Over Height 725mm 761mm 773mm 790mm 807mm 825mm 849mm
Chain-Stay Length 425mm 425mm 425mm 425mm 425mm 425mm 425mm
Seat-Tube Angle 75.5° 75.5° 74° 73.5° 73.25° 73° 72.5°
B-B Drop 71mm 71mm 71mm 69mm 69mm 67mm 67mm
Seat-Post Length 300mm 300mm 300mm 350mm 350mm 350mm 350mm

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