Shiv Elite Apex Mid-Compact
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Shiv Elite Apex Mid-Compact

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Shiv Elite Apex Mid-Compact
Overview
Technical Specifications
Geometry
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The budget-minded Shiv Elite features a lightweight alloy frame with UCI-legal airfoil tubing, a stiff carbon fork, and our Hydroformed Alloy Aerobar for wind-cheating speed and solid handling. The SRAM Apex 10-speed drivetrain adds reliability and efficiency.
  • Specialized A1 Premium Aluminum, smooth-weld aero frame is a high-value, high-performance, UCI-legal stealth machine for any race against the clock
  • Specialized FACT carbon fork provides precise steering through the tightest turns and ultra light weight
  • Espoir Sport 23c tires with BlackBelt punture protection allows for smooth, fast, and confident ride
  • Fully adjustable, Specialized Hydroformed Alloy Aerobar fits any rider to provide the fastest position
  • 10-speed SRAM Apex for high value, durability, and smooth shifting
  • Body Geometry Romin Evo Comp with hollow Cr-Mo rails with contoured profile and turned-down nose for comfort and power in aggressive position
  • Stiff, light, UCI-legal bladed carbon seatpost flips between 20mm and 0mm setback, also wide range of vertical adjustability
  • Shiv Stack and Reach (PDF)

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC X10 CP
BOTTOM BRACKET Sealed cartridge, PowerSpline, 68mm
CRANKSET SRAM S150
FRONT DERAILLEUR SRAM Apex
SHIFT LEVERS SRAM TT500 SL
CASSETTE SRAM PG-1050, 10-speed, 11-28
CHAINRINGS 52/36
REAR DERAILLEUR SRAM Apex
WHEELS
REAR WHEEL DT Axis 1.0
INNER TUBES Standard presta valve
FRONT TIRE Specialized Espoir Sport, 60TPI, wire bead, double BlackBelt protection, 700x23c
REAR TIRE Specialized Espoir Sport, 60TPI, wire bead, double BlackBelt protection, 700x23c
FRONT WHEEL DT Axis 1.0
COCKPIT
SADDLE Body Geometry Romin Evo Comp, Cr-Mo rails, 143mm
TAPE Specialized S-Wrap, w/ gel
SEATPOST Venge Aero FACT Carbon
STEM Specialized Elite-Set, 3D forged alloy, 4-position adjustable, 4-bolt, 31.8mm
HANDLEBARS Shiv Alloy aero base bar
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Tektro forged alloy
BRAKE LEVERS TRP TL720 Aero lever
REAR BRAKE Tektro forged alloy
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Nylon flat test ride, loose-ball, w/ reflectors
FRAMESET
HEADSET 1-1/8"" sealed Cr-Mo cartridge bearings integrated w/ headset, 20mm alloy cone spacer, w/ 20mm of spacers
SEAT BINDER Venge Seat Clamp
FORK Specialized FACT Aero carbon monocoque fork, alloy steerer and crown for 1-1/8"" bearing
FRAME Specialized A1 Premium Aluminum aero tubing, smooth weld, 1-1/8"" lower bearing

Geometry

Geometry Chart

- Geometry

XS S M L XL
  XS S M L XL
Crank Length 165mm 170mm 172.5mm 172.5mm 175mm
Frame Stack 495mm 515mm 540mm 565mm 590mm
Top Tube Length 484mm 508mm 533mm 559mm 585mm
Wheelbase 959mm 974mm 993mm 1016mm 1044mm
Head-Tube Length 98mm 114mm 137mm 161mm 187mm
Seat Tube Length, BB Center to Top 485mm 545mm 570mm 597mm 622mm
Front-Center 575mm 590mm 609mm 632mm 660mm
Head-Tube Angle 70.25° 71.5° 72° 72.5° 72.5°
Stand-Over Height 725mm 761mm 786mm 812mm 836mm
Fork Rake 50mm 50mm 45mm 45mm 45mm
Trail 68mm 60mm 63mm 59mm 59mm
Chain-Stay Length 395mm 395mm 395mm 395mm 395mm
Seat-Tube Angle 77° 77° 77° 77° 77°
Frame Reach 365mm 385mm 405mm 425mm 445mm
B-B Drop 72mm 72mm 72mm 72mm 72mm
Seat-Post Length 300mm 300mm 350mm 350mm 350mm

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