X3 Rear Derailleur

SRAM X3 is a great beginners or light adventurers rear derailleur. The X3 rear derailleur sets the standard for opening price point shifting performance. Driven by our patented 1:1® actutation ratio, the X3 offers an intelligent blend of performance and value.

Some variations of this product featured on this page are not available for purchase and are installed on bicycles as original equipment only. See your dealer for details.

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Specs

Specifications for X3 Rear Derailleur

Speeds9/8/7-speed
MaterialComposite construction in B-knuckle and outer link, Steel inner link
Weight210g (long cage), 204g (medium cage)
ColorsBlack
Outer CageSteel
Compatibility1:1®
Inner CageGrilon® Composite
BearingsBushing
Cage SizesLong, Medium

Technology

1:1®

1:1 Actuation is superior by design. Every unit of cable you pull moves the derailleur the same amount. Actuation stays precise and fluid slogging through mud, bouncing off rocks, rutting through roots wherever you find yourself, whatever conditions you're in. It's dependable. Tolerant. Easiest to set up. Easiest to adjust. And, not coincidentally, the top choice of the top MTB riders. Got it? Good.

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Direct Route™

Here's the dirt on middlemen: they suck. That's why Direct Route Technology doesn't have one. Instead, the cable routes directly to the actuation mechanism. Result? Less friction. Less effort. More oomph. Plus it's impervious to cable housing damage. Nice.

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Service

Documents Available for X3 Rear Derailleur

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SRAM Warranty (2.19 MB, PDF)

EN, DE, ES, FR, IT, NL, PT, JA, ZH, PL, DA, CS, EL, RO, FI, SV, GA, BG, MT, SK, SL, HU, ET, LV, LT, KO, RU
28 Pages Updated June 16, 2015