The Respond stem is part of the Respond DH/AM group - designed for riders wanting big hit performance at All Mountain weights. The Respond stem is engineered to offer an optimal combination of strength, stiffness, and weight at an attractive price point.
Forged from 6061 aluminum, the seatpost head is strong & fatigue resistant.
Two bolt design for easy adjustment while holding rails securely.
Low profile clamps reduce stress on light-weight rails.
Lightweight aluminum hardware.
Butted tube optimizes strength to weight ratio & provides a strong tube at a reasonable weight.
The 3D forged 6061 heat-treated aluminum tube is anodized & shot peened for increased fatigue life.
RaceFace Respond Stem Specifications:
BUILT FOR: AM/DH/FR
SIZE: 45, 60mm
STEERER: 1.1/8", and 1.1/2"
BAR DIAMETER: 31.8mm
STACK HEIGHT: 40mm
WEIGHT: 195g (45mm) / 215g (60mm)
Buy RaceFace Respond Stems from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.
Rated 2 out of 5 by Anonymous Different to photo
mine. I ordered the black 60mm. The pattern does not match the hotel at all. I liked the funky green and the "splat" but it came with a dull grey pattern :-(
It's quite heavy for an AM stem actually so I'll have to send back. Would have kept it if it looked how it should.
21 March 2013