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SRAM Apex Crankset

Double is all you need

The Apex Crankset is designed to offer maximum stiffness with minimum weight. Utilizing our innovative Cold forging process the Apex crankset  tips the scales at less than 890 grams.


  • Allow crankarms with lower Q factor than triple chainrings
  • PowerGlide chainrings are competition proven with long-lasting finishes


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USD: $140
Euro: €146
Euro MSRP includes VAT

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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Specifications for SRAM Apex Crankset

Arm MaterialForged AL-6061 T6 alloy crank arms
Chainring MaterialAL-7075-T6 Hard-Anodized chainrings, Alloy chainring bolts
Weight890g w/BB
Available Arm Lengths165 - 180mm
Available Ratios53/39, 50/34, 48/34
FinishSleek, Jet Black gloss
Q-FactorLower ‘Q’ factor (147mm vs. 154.5mm) than triple chainrings
Technology Highlight(s)GXP BB
Options130mm BCD - Double, 110mm BCD - Compact


Powerglide™ Chainring

Starting out with raw 7075-T6 alloy plate, we stamp, coin, and CNC the rings to create a precise shifting whole. Coining shapes tooth profiles into designs CNC alone can't match, creating a stronger tooth by strain-hardening the alloy for superior durability. Stainless steel pickup pins give shifting longevity. Chainring-specific finishing technologies and laser graphics add durability and appeal.

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Documents Available for SRAM Apex Crankset

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SRAM Warranty (2.19 MB, PDF) - 28 Pages

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Updated June 16, 2015