SRAM Updates Truvativ Descendant Line

New look, updated tech

SRAM’s Truvativ-branded Descendant line has received some updates. In addition to a carbon crank, there’s a carbon bar, a stem and a rigid seatpost. The new bits are slated to be available in June. Read on for more details.

Cranks

Descendant Crankset
 

Descendant Carbon Crankset

  • Intended use: XC, trail, all-mountain
  • Direct-mount ring
  • BB compatibility: BB30/PF30-68/73mm, GXP/PF GXP 68/73mm
  • Chain ring: 32
  • Crank arm length: 175mm
  • Crank arm material: Carbon
  • Weight: 587g (24mm, 32t, 175mm arms)
  • MSRP: $311 – $340

Descendant Crankset

  • Intended use: trail, all-mountain
  • 7000 series forged aluminum arms
  • Direct-mount ring
  • BB compatibility: BB30/PF30-68/73mm , GXP/PF GXP 68/73mm
  • Chainring: 32
  • Crank arm length: 170mm, 175mm
  • Weight: 674g (24mm, 32t, 175mm arms
  • MSRP: $161 – $188

Descendant DH Crankset

  • Intended use: gravity
  • Crank arm material: Aluminum
  • BB compatibility: GXP 83mm/PF GXP 104.5/107mm, PF30 83mm
  • BCD: 94
  • Chainring: 34
  • Crank arm length: 165mm, 170mm
  • Weight: 725g (24mm, 34t, 165mm arms)
  • MSRP: $151 – $196

Handlebars

Descendant Bars

 

Descendant DH Bar

  • Material: 7050 alloy
  • Clamp diameter: 31.8
  • Rise: 25mm
  • Backsweep (degrees): 9
  • Upsweep (degree): 5
  • Width: 800mm
  • MSRP: $70

Descendant Riser Bar

  • Material: Carbon or 7050 alloy
  • Clamp diameter: 31.8
  • Rise: 20mm
  • Backsweep (degrees): 7
  • Upsweep (degree): 5
  • Width: 750mm (Carbon), 760mm (Alloy)
  • MSRP: (carbon/alloy): $150 / $65

Descendant Flat Bar

  • Material: Carbon or Al-7050
  • Clamp diameter: 31.8
  • Rise: Flat
  • Backsweep (degrees): 7
  • Width: 750mm (Carbon), 760mm (Alloy)
  • Price (carbon/alloy): $150/65 | €163/71 | £126/54

 

Descendant Stem

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  • Material: 3D-forged 7050
  • CNC machined for weight reduction
  • Weight: 149 – 168g
  • Clamp diameter: 31.8mm
  • Lengths: 40mm, 50mm, 60mm
  • Stem angle/rise: 0 degrees
  • MSRP: $65