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2018 Ruby Comp


Part No. 90218-5151


A little more comfort is never a bad thing except when it slows you down. Fortunately that's not something you need to worry about with the Ruby Comp, which uses a design that's frankly revolutionary to gives you top-shelf comfort on a women's frame that's one of the lightest we've ever put together.

We've created that delightfully light frame by using our very own FACT 10r carbon fibre, which offers amazing stiffness levels into the bargain. It's built around a fresh new geometry that's faster and more efficient than the previous SL4. That's not to say we trashed the much-loved fit and feel of the SL4 model that came before this one though our frame designers made sure to preserve all the characteristics that made the Ruby Comp's predecessor such a firm favourite.

With all these improvements in geometry and efficiency you might be forgiven for missing a cool new toy we've included, a little something we call Future Shock.

Future Shock is essentially a piston inside the head tube that gives the front end 20mm of travel. We developed it in partnership with McLaren Applied Technologies.

This means a boatload of significant performance improvements thanks to the added vertical compliance. By zoning in on that vertical compliance ahead of fork splay we realised we could give you a more smooth ride that's both faster and more comfortable. By placing the suspension above the fork, we ensure that the bike handles just the same, regardless of whether you're cruising over smooth tarmac, or hitting sketchy turns on gravelly back roads.

We did some extensive testing on the Ruby Comp using our Rolling Efficiency Model and found it to be in a different league compared with other similar bikes on the market.

It's topped off with a component spec for top level performance with rock solid reliability. The 11 speed Shimano Ultegra shifting is coupled with solid 8020 hydraulic disc brakes and sleek-but-strong Roval SLX 24 wheels. Perched on top is a women's specific saddle for all-day comfort.

  • Featuring our Rider-First Engineeredâ„¢ 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.
  • The 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.
  • 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.

FRAMESpecialized FACT 10r carbon, Women's Endurance Geometry, Rider-First Engineeredâ„¢, 12x142mm thru-axle, Future Shock suspension, 20mm of travel, flat-disc mounts
FORKSpecialized FACT full-carbon, flat-mount disc, 12x100mm thru-axle
FRONT WHEELRoval SLX 24 Disc, sealed cartridge hubs, DT Swiss Competition spokes, 24h
REAR WHEELRoval SLX 24 Disc, sealed cartridge hubs, DT Swiss Competition spokes, 24h
INNER TUBESStandard, Presta valve
FRONT TYRETurbo Pro, 60 TPI, folding bead, BlackBelt protection, 700x28mm
REAR TYRETurbo Pro, 60 TPI, folding bead, BlackBelt protection, 700x28mm
CRANKSETPraxis Zayante, 6061 alloy chainrings, alloy bolts
CHAINRINGSCarbon fiber spider, 50/34T
BOTTOM BRACKETIncluded w/ crankset
SHIFT LEVERSShimano Ultegra 8020, hydraulic disc
FRONT DERAILLEURShimano Ultegra 8000, braze-on
REAR DERAILLEURShimano Ultegra 8000, long cage, 11-speed
CASSETTEShimano 105, 11-speed, 11-32t
CHAINKMC X11EL, 11-speed w/ Missing Linkâ„¢
FRONT BRAKEShimano Ultegra 8020, hydraulic disc
REAR BRAKEShimano Ultegra 8020, hydraulic disc
HANDLEBARSSpecialized Comp Hover Bar, 6061 alloy, 70x125mm w/ Di2 hole
TAPES-WRAP Roubaix w/ Sticky gel
STEMSpecialized, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise
SADDLERuby Comp 155mm, hollow Cr-Mo rails, Adaptive Edge, gel padding
SEATPOSTSpecialized CG-R, FACT carbon, single-bolt, 27.2mm

As with any product, specification is subject to change without prior notification. You are advised to confirm current specification before buying.

Size 44 48 51 54 56
BB Drop 77.5mm 77.5mm 77.5mm 77.5mm 76mm
Chainstay Length 413mm 413mm 413mm 413mm 415mm
Fork Rake 50mm 50mm 50mm 50mm 50mm
Front Center 580mm 580mm 589mm 596mm 607mm
Head Tube Angle 70° 71° 71.5° 72° 72.5°
Head Tube Length 90mm 100mm 120mm 140mm 160mm
Reach 353mm 358mm 365mm 370mm 370mm
Seat Tube Angle 74.5° 74.5° 74° 74° 74°
Seat Tube Length, BB Center to Top 363mm 392mm 425mm 462mm 481mm
Stack 541mm 554mm 575mm 596mm 616mm
Standover Height 679mm 700.7mm 727.9mm 756.9mm 778mm
Top Tube Length, Horizontal 510mm 517mm 534mm 544mm 550mm
Trail 72mm 66mm 62mm 59mm 56mm
Wheelbase 981mm 981mm 990mm 997mm 1010mm

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