Stem Review

Thomson X4 The x4 has long been talked about as stiffest stem available, if not for the Pro Vibe sprint and track, this would have been the stiffest stem in the test but ended up being 3rd overall and the first stiffest of the alloy stems.

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This was the stiffest stem tested by a large margin. The stack measurement is the vertical distance from the center of the bb to a horizontal line that intersects the the top of the head tube at it's center line. Previous price EUR Type see all. Clean, functional and easy to work on. No Moots dealer, agent or employee may enlarge or modify this limited warranty, and Moots makes no other warranty except as stated in this limited warranty.

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There may be other advantages to a carbon stem; vibration damping is one that is often put to the forefront of the debate.

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X4 Stack Height: Ti Cycles Titanium Custom Stem. One question we wanted to answer was if there was a noticeable difference between stems with titanium and steel bolts. Scoring 6th in deflection gives it a well balanced stiffness to weight ratio, which could be improved upon with the addition of some titanium bolts.

Buy It Now. The finish of the stem is certainly top quality and it has a really nice look. Explore Type: Silver More from this Seller.

All prices include shipping. Fit with follwoing and many other stems in the market but you need to make sure the stem bolt size is M5: Red More from this Seller. Pro Vibe Track Carbon This stem is not a current model but being so similar to the Vibe Sprint Carbon we wanted to see how they compared.

Loosing the pivot at the rear axle eliminates that nasty flex that causes ghost shifting and wheel sway. New other see details. Note that stack height is measured from the center bolt of the crankset. Shop by Handlebar Clamp Diameter. You just cannot beat the XZ for all-around everywhere performance. Or go to the Shop to check out our line of components and branded products.


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Material see all. While our Titanium hardtails have a supple ride, the YBB takes it to whole other level of long haul comfort. As more citizens move back into urban areas the need for well thought out vehicle is a must. The Official Torque Specs may be downloaded at the following link: