Tarmac Mid-Compact
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Tarmac Mid-Compact

Part No.  39855
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Whether it's winning the Tour de France or a city-limit sprint, Tarmac is made for racing, with its powerful acceleration and razor-sharp handling. This Tarmac features Shimano Sora components plus DT Axis 1.0 wheels, keeping the performance and durability up and the cost down.
  • FACT IS 8r carbon frame with tapered head tube and elliptical seatstays is race-ready stiff and fast without sacrificing compliance
  • The monocoque FACT carbon fork is light, stiff, and compliant with a tapered steerer
  • Adjustable four-position oversized alloy stem with 31.8mm bar clamp for strength and versatile positioning
  • Never miss a critical shift with new Shimano Sora STI shifters
  • DT Axis 1.0 wheelset is light, tough and fast-rolling, fitted with Espoir Sport road tires with double BlackBelt puncture protection for a reliable ride
  • Espoir Sport 23c tires with BlackBelt punture protection allows for smooth, fast, and confident ride
  • Specialized Comp FACT carbon seatpost absorbs road vibrations and is stiff and efficient, paired with supportive BG Riva Road saddle

Technical Specifications

FRAMESET
SEAT BINDER Forged alloy, 32.6mm
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, full monocoque, OS race for 1-1/2"" bearing
FRAME Specialized FACT 8r carbon, FACT IS construction, compact race design, 1-1/2"" lower bearing, OSBB
WHEELS
REAR WHEEL DT Axis 1.0
INNER TUBES Lightweight, presta
FRONT TIRE Specialized Espoir Sport, double BlackBelt, 60TPI, wire bead, 700x23c
REAR TIRE Specialized Espoir Sport, double BlackBelt, 60TPI, wire bead, 700x23c
FRONT WHEEL DT Axis 1.0
DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC X9, 9-speed, nickel plate, w/ reusable Missing Link
CRANKSET FSA Gossamer BB30
CASSETTE Shimano CS-HG-50, 9-speed, 11-28
SHIFT LEVERS New Shimano Sora STI, 9-speed
FRONT DERAILLEUR New Shimano Sora, braze-on
CHAINRINGS 52/36
REAR DERAILLEUR New Shimano Sora
COCKPIT
SADDLE Body Geometry Riva Road, Cr-Mo rails
TAPE Specialized S-Wrap, w/ gel
SEATPOST Specialized Comp, FACT carbon, 27.2mm
HANDLEBARS Specialized Comp CX, alloy, shallow drop
STEM Specialized Elite-Set, 3D-forged alloy, 4-position adjustable, 4-bolt 31.8mm clamp
BRAKES
BRAKE LEVERS New Shimano Sora
FRONT BRAKE Axis DC 1.0
REAR BRAKE Axis DC 1.0
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Nylon flat test ride, loose ball, w/ reflectors

Geometry

Geometry Chart

- Geometry

 
Stem Length 75mm 90mm 100mm 100mm 110mm 110mm
Crank Length 170mm 170mm 172.5mm 172.5mm 175mm 175mm
Handle-Bar Width 400mm 420mm 420mm 420mm 440mm 440mm
Wheelbase 970mm 970mm 978mm 986mm 1003mm 1013mm
Seat-Tube Length, B-B Center to Top 460mm 490mm 510mm 530mm 550mm 580mm
Head-Tube Length 100mm 120mm 145mm 170mm 205mm 230mm
Top-Tube Length, Horizontal 518mm 537mm 548mm 565mm 582mm 600mm
Front-Center 576mm 576mm 583mm 591mm 605mm 612mm
Head-Tube Angle 72.25° 73° 73° 73.5° 73.5° 74°
Fork Rake 45mm 45mm 45mm 43mm 43mm 43mm
Trail 62mm 57mm 57mm 56mm 56mm 53mm
Stand-Over Height 730mm 755mm 777mm 800mm 828mm 857mm
Chain-Stay Length 405mm 405mm 405mm 405mm 407mm 410mm
Seat-Tube Angle 75.5° 74° 73.5° 73.25° 73° 72.5°
B-B Drop 71.5mm 71.5mm 69mm 69mm 67.5mm 67.5mm
Seat-Post Length 300mm 350mm 350mm 350mm 350mm 350mm

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