Synapse Carbon 3 L

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          Road Reimagined

          Roll smooth, roll fast, roll confident. Wherever the road takes you, roll with Synapse – our most comfortable, all-around, up-for-anything, pure road machine.

          Where it thrives

          The open road, up & down hills, rough pavement

          What it's built for

          Comfort, handling, going long

          Highlights

          • Lightweight Synapse Carbon frameset / SmartSense system with front and rear lights
          • Shimano 105 12-speed group w/ hydraulic disc brakes
          • Cannondale C3 alloy bar, stem and seatpost

          Specs

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          • Platform
          • Model Name
            Synapse Carbon 3 L
          • Model Code
            C12303U

          Frameset

          • Frame
            Synapse Carbon, SmartSense equipped, Proportional Response size-specific design, BSA threaded BB, flat mount brake, 12x142mm thru axle, thru-tube internal cable routing with Switch Plate, removable fender bridge, hidden rack/fender mounts
          • Fork
            Synapse Carbon, integrated crown race, Proportional Response size-specific design, 12x100mm thru-axle, thru-tube internal routing, hidden fender mounts
          • Headset
            Synapse Sealed Bearing, integrated, 1-1/4"-1-1/8"

          Drivetrain

          • Rear Derailleur
            Shimano 105 7100, 12-speed
          • Front Derailleur
            Shimano 105 7100, braze-on
          • Shifters
            Shimano 105 7100, 12-speed
          • Chain
            Shimano 105 7100, 12-speed
          • Crank
            Shimano RS520, 50/34
          • Rear Cogs
            Shimano 105 7100, 12-speed, 11-34
          • Bottom Bracket
            Shimano BSA

          Brakes

          • Brakes
            Shimano 105 7170 hydraulic disc, 160/160 RT70 rotors
          • Brake Levers
            Shimano 105 7100, 12-speed

          Wheels

          • Rims
            RD 2.1, 28h, 21mm inner width
          • Spokes
            Stainless Steel, 14g
          • Tire Size
            30
          • Wheel Size
            700
          • Hubs
            (F) Formula cartridge bearing, 12x100mm centerlock / (R) Formula cartridge bearing, 12x142mm centerlock
          • Tires
            Vittoria Zaffiro Pro Reflective, 700x30c

          Components

          • Handlebar
            Cannondale 3, 6061 Alloy, Compact
          • Stem
            Cannondale 3, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 7°
          • Grips
            Fabric Knurl Bar Tape
          • Saddle
            Fizik Aliante Delta, S-alloy rails
          • Seatpost
            Cannondale 3 SmartSense, 6061 Alloy, 27.2x350mm (48-56), 400mm (58-61)

          Connectivity

          • Wheel Sensor
            Cannondale Wheel Sensor

          Extra

          • Extra 1
            SmartSense with Lights, Trainer-compatible thru-axle

          Safety Information

          • Ingestion Hazard

            WARNING - INGESTION HAZARD: This product contains a button cell or coin battery. DEATH or serious injury can occur if ingested. A swallowed button cell or coin battery can cause Internal Chemical Burns in as little as 2 hours. KEEP new and used batteries OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Seek immediate medical attention if a battery is suspected to be swallowed or inserted inside any part of the body.

          Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

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