Roval Components launches carbon handlebar and seatposts

New carbon components for road and gravel riding

Roval Announces Component Offerings, Advancing ‘True To Your Ride’ Promise

Roval is finally branching out beyond wheelsets.

The wheel specialists at Roval Components have launched new components for road and gravel riding. Roval’s component line features a lightweight integrated handlebar and a pair of carbon seatposts.

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Alpinist Integrated Handlebar/Stem

Roval is entering the cockpit market with the lightweight Alpinist one-piece bar/stem, which has a claimed weight of 255 grams.

Roval Alpinist Bar/Stem Specifications

  • Full Carbon, Ti stem bolts with replaceable nut plate
  • Integrated computer mounting point
  • Di2/EPS Compatible
  • Traditional Bend with 125mm drop, 75mm reach
  • 6 degree Stem Angle
  • Weight: 255g (42cm x 110mm)
  • 10 Sizes:
    • 40cm bar x 80, 90, 100mm stem lengths
    • 42cm bar x 90, 100, 110, 120mm stem lengths
    • 44cm bar x 110, 120, 130mm stem lengths
  • System Weight Limit: 275lbs / 125kg
  • MSRP $600

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Apinist Seatpost

There’s a matching Alpinist carbon seatpost with a claimed weight of just 136 grams.

Alpinist Seatpost Specifications

  • Carbon Fiber Construction
  • 2-bolt micro-adjust clamp with 46mm saddle rail cradle enables an effective offset from 0mm to 20mm.
  • 12mm nominal setback
  • 27.2 X 300MM  = 136G
  • 27.2 X 360MM  = 141G
  • System Weight Limit: 275lbs / 125kg
  • MSRP: $275

Roval Gravel Components

On the unpaved side of road riding, Roval is releasing the Terra seatpost. Roval engineers devised a layup that delivers up to 18mm of compliance while keeping the weight low, avoiding complex shapes and mechanical dampers to compliance at a race-ready weight.

Terra Seatpost Specifications

  • Full Carbon Construction
  • Single Bolt Clamp
  • Up to 18mm of deflection for compliance (varies based on offset and extension)
  • Available in four variants:
    • 27.2 X 330MM X 20MM  = 199G
    • 27.2 X 380MM X 20MM  = 213G
    • 27.2 X 330MM X 0MM  = 194G
    • 27.2 X 380MM X 0MM  = 208G
  • System Weight Limit: 275lbs / 125kg
  • MSRP: $250


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