Ruby Comp
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Ruby Comp

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Ruby Comp
Overview
Technical Specifications
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We all benefit from comfort, but all too often, it comes at the expense of performance. Not anymore. With the Ruby Comp, you get a next-level comfort from a design that's nothing short of revolutionary. The frame is among the lightest that we've ever made, and it's been constructed from our superlative FACT 10r carbon fiber. Its stiffness levels are also off the charts, and compared to the SL4 iteration of yesteryear, you'll experience a whole new, faster, and more efficient geometry. Through some engineering sorcery, however, we've managed to keep the same fit, feel, and position that we've all come to love from the SL4's Women's Endurance Geometry. Of course, you're probably thinking, "get on to the suspension thing up front." We call it Future Shock, and essentially, it's a piston in the head tube with 20mm of travel. We developed this technology in partnership with McLaren Applied Technologies, and the result of this are a host of drastic performance improvements, namely in the vertical compliance department. Without giving a physics lecture, we found that focusing on vertical compliance, instead of fork splay, meant that we could improve smoothness, speed, and comfort in one fell swoop. And of all the bikes that we've tested with our Rolling Efficiency Model, the new Ruby outperforms anything on the market. Lastly, we spec'd it with awesome components, like Shimano 105 shifting, hydraulic disc brakes, and a women's-specific saddle.
  • Featuring our Rider-First Engineered™ design that ensures every frame size has the same legendary responsiveness and smooth ride quality that you'd expect from a Ruby. The FACT 10r frameset is exceptional in every way, offering the ideal blend of light overall weight and targeted stiffness. Meanwhile, the all-new Future Shock "suspension" system at the cockpit delivers a revolutionary degree of comfort and control.
  • A Ruby Disc fork is built from our extraordinary FACT carbon fiber for supreme stiffness, strength, and reactivity, while a thru-axle design only stands to bolster all of the above. 
  • Power to the pedals is provided by the exceptional Praxis Zayante alloy crankset. It's stiff and efficient, and the ramping of the chainrings ensures beautiful shifts between rings.
  • Comes equipped with a 25lbs spring installed (color: black, weight: medium), and also includes both 13lbs (color: blue, weight: soft) and 40lbs (color: yellow, weight: firm) springs that can be installed to match the terrain you're riding.

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC X11, 11-speed
CRANKSET Praxis Zayante
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano RS505 disc
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano Ultegra, braze-on
CASSETTE Shimano 105, 11-speed, 11-32t
CHAINRINGS 50/34T
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Ultegra, long cage, 11-speed
WHEELS
REAR WHEEL DT R470 Disc, thru-axle, 2Bliss Ready
INNER TUBES 700x20/28mm, 40mm Presta valve
FRONT TIRE Turbo Pro, 60 TPI, folding bead, BlackBelt protection, 700x26mm
REAR TIRE Turbo Pro, 60 TPI, folding bead, BlackBelt protection, 700x26mm
FRONT WHEEL DT R470 Disc, thru-axle, 2Bliss Ready
COCKPIT
SADDLE Women's Body Geometry Ruby Comp, Adaptive Edge design, hollow Cr-Mo rails, 155mm
TAPE S-Wrap Roubaix w/sticky gel
SEATPOST Specialized CG-R, FACT carbon, single bolt, 27.2mm
HANDLEBARS Specialized Hover Comp Alloy, 15mm rise, 125mm drop, 75mm reach
STEM 3D-forged alloy, 7-degree rise
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Shimano 505 Flat-Mount HYD, resin pads w/fins
REAR BRAKE Shimano 505 Flat-Mount HYD, resin pads w/fins
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Nylon, 105x78x28mm, loose balls w/ reflectors
FRAMESET
FORK S-Works FACT full-carbon, flat-mount disc, 12x100mm thru-axle
FRAME Specialized FACT 10r carbon, Women's Endurance Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, 12x142mm thru-axle, Future Shock suspension, 20mm of travel, flat-disc mounts

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