Cannondale Quick CX 3 Bike

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The Cannondale Quick CX 3 bike offers the comfort you want on your daily commute or joyride, thanks to front suspension that smooths out the bumps and a 27-speed drivetrain that handles the hills.

  • Features

    • SmartForm aluminum alloy frame is super light but offers heavyweight performance, on-road or off
    • Consistent lower stack and longer reach measurements lend themselves to a great fit at any size
    • 50mm travel front suspension absorbs washboard and bumps, while the 1.5 to 1.125 in. tapered head tube keeps steering precise and confident
    • 27-speed drivetrain with Shimano components offers up plenty of smooth-shifting gear combinations to power you up, over and down any terrain you may encounter
    • S.A.V.E. Micro-Suspension seatstays and chainstays work with a 27.2mm seatpost, heads-up riding position and ergonomic saddle and grips for comfort and control on any terrain
    • Big 38c multisurface tires are fast and grippy on dirt and pavement; full rack and fender mounts let you customize Quick CX for your type of riding (rack/fenders not included)
    • Specs and images are subject to change

    Imported.

    This bike comes with Coast to Coast Support, which includes:
    • 1 year of free adjustments (see more below)
    • In-store bike assembly
    • Pickup in store or curbside
    • Bike experts available at 170+ bike shops
    REI Co-op Members get more:
    • Free flat tire repairs (labor only; parts not included)
    • 20% off shop services
    More about our free adjustments:
    New bikes go through a normal break-in period, after which they should be readjusted. All bicycles sold at REI include free adjustments for one year after purchase date—as many times as you need. Included: derailleur and brake adjustments, lateral wheel truing, hub and headset bearing adjustments, tire inflation and chain lubrication. Not included: replacement or installation of new components or accessories, any other services. Call your local REI Co-op Bike Shop for more information.

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  • Technical Specs

    Best Use

    Recreational Cycling

    Bike Frame Material

    Aluminum

    Frame

    SmartForm alloy

    Bike Suspension

    Front Suspension

    Fork

    SR Suntour NCX 50mm travel, 1-1/2"- 1-1/8" tapered, with lockout

    Fork Travel

    50 millimeters

    Crankset

    Shimano Acera 48/36/26

    Bottom Bracket

    FSA Cartridge

    Shifters

    Shimano Alivio

    Front Derailleur

    Shimano Acera 31.8 clamp

    Rear Derailleur

    Shimano Deore

    Rear Cogs

    Shimano Alivio 11-32, 9-speed

    Number of Gears

    27 gear(s)

    Brake Type

    Hydraulic Disc Brake

    Brakes

    Shimano M315 hydraulic disc, 160/160mm rotors

    Brake Levers

    Shimano M315

    Rims

    Maddux DC 3.0, double wall with eyelet, 32-hole

    Front Hub

    Alloy Disc, sealed, loose ball bearings, QR, 32h

    Rear Hub

    Alloy Disc, sealed, loose ball bearings, QR, 32h

    Wheel Size

    700c

    Tires

    Panaracer Comet Hardpack, 700x38c

    Tire Width

    38 millimeters

    Handlebar Shape

    Riser Bar

    Handlebar

    Cannondale C3, 6061 double-butted, 12mm rise, 680mm

    Stem

    Cannondale C3, 6061 alloy, 31.8, 12 deg

    Seat Post

    Cannondale C3, 6061 alloy, 31.8, 12 deg

    Saddle

    Cannondale Quick CX Ergo

    Pedals

    Cannondale Reinforced Composite

    Headset

    VP Si 1-1/2"- 1-1/8"

    Chain

    KMC Z99, 9-speed

    Weight

    27 lbs. 0.3 oz.

    Bike Weight

    Bike weight is based on median size, as sold, or the average of two median sizes.

    Gender

    Unisex

  • Size Chart

    S M L XL
    Height Range 5’3”- 5’6” 5’6” - 5’9” 5’9” - 6’0” 6’0" - 6’3”
    Reach 38.8 39.6 40.4 41.2
    Stack 55.4 57.8 60.2 62.6
    Effective Top Tube 55.7 57.3 58.8 60.3
    Seat Tube Center-Top 40 45 50 55
    Standover Height 69 73.1 77.2 81.2
    Head Tube Length 13.4 16 18.5 21.1
    Head Tube Angle (degrees) 70 70 70 70
    Seat Tube Angle (degrees) 73 73 73 73
    Bottom Bracket Height 27.7 27.7 27.7 27.7
    Wheelbase 105.3 107.0 108.6 110.3
    Chainstay 43.5 43.5 43.5 43.5
    Fork Offset 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5

    Sizing Notes

    Measurements are stated in centimeters.

    How we measure bikes

    1. Standover Height Standover Height is a measurement from the ground to the top of the top tube, measured at the midpoint of the top tube.
    2. Reach Reach is the horizontal distance from the center of the cranks to the center of the head tube, measured at head tube level.
    3. Stack Stack is the vertical distance from the center of the cranks to the center of the head tube, measured to the top of the head tube.
    4. Effective Top Tube Effective top tube is the distance from the center of the head tube to the center of the seat tube/seat post, measured parallel to the ground.
    5. Seat Tube Center to Top Seat Tube length is the measurement of the seat tube, from the center of the cranks to the top of the seat tube.
    6. Head Tube Length Head Tube Length is measured from the bottom to the top of the head tube.
    7. Head Tube Angle Head Tube Angle is the acute angle between the head tube and the ground (measured towards the rear of the bike)
    8. Seat Tube Angle Seat Tube Angle is the acute angle between the seat tube and the ground (measured towards the rear of the bike).
    9. Bottom Bracket Height Bottom Bracket Height is a measurement taken vertically from the ground up to the center of the cranks.
    10. Wheelbase Wheelbase is the measurement from the center of the front axle to the center of the rear axle.
    11. Chainstay Length Chainstay Length is the measurement from the center of the cranks to the center of the rear axle.
    12. Fork Offset Fork Offset, or rake, is the distance from the front axle to a line drawn parallel to the center of the head tube or steering axis.
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