Road: R3


Featuring IONIC design/finish.

R3

Advanced engineering pushes the limits of stiffness-to-weight in an everlasting frame. The result is the T-Lab R3, a bike that’s forever fast.

$4,500

(MSRP for frame) USD


KEY FEATURES

Seamless, Grade 9 (3Al-2.5V) titanium tubing delivers advanced performance, ride quality and durability.

Shapely down tube profile maximizes power transfer while providing an ideal pedaling and steering platform.

Uniquely profiled top tube offers superior lateral rigidity and responsiveness.

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*Shown with optional BSA bottom bracket

Radically formed seat tube is engineered to withstand the most extreme axial loading while offering maximum side-to-side strength.

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Proprietary MONOLITHIK dropout system offers an exponential advantage with regards to stiffness; provides exceptional durability and more precise shifting.
 
Unique dropout design is replaceable in case of damage and adaptable to all wheel standards.
 

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SPECIFICATIONS

  • Average Frame Weight: 1350g (54 cm)
  • Headtube: 1 1/8” – 1 1/2” (Integrated/Tapered)
  • Seatpost: 27.2
  • Braze-on front derailleur compatible
  • Bottom bracket: BB-86 bottom bracket
  • Dropouts: Convertible to either 130mm quick release rim brake or 142 x 12mm flat mount disc through axle
  • Wheel Size: 700c
  • Maximum Tire Width:
    Standard - 32c
    Given optional seat stay bridge to accommodate a rim brake - 28c
  • Stock Sizes: XXS, XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL
  • Available in Race or Endurance geometry
  • Lifetime warranty (against manufacturer’s defects)

OPTIONS / UPGRADES AVAILABLE

T-Lab RC Fork (100% Carbon)
QR, Caliper Brake
$300 USD
T-Lab RD Fork (100% Carbon)
Thru Axle, Disc Brake
$350 USD
3rd Water Bottle Mount
$100 USD
Rack Mounts
$100 USD
Internal Cable Routing
$200 USD
S&S Coupling
$1,500 USD
Custom Geometry
$500 USD

GEOMETRY / SIZING

RACE
Frame Size Unit XXS XS S M L XL
Standover Height cm 71.7 71.1 74 76.9 79.3 80.7
Seat Tube Angle deg 74 73.5 73.5 73.5 73.5 73.5
Seat Tube Length (center-to-top) cm 43.0 43.0 45.5 49.0 52.0 53.0
Top Tube Slope deg 8 8 8 7 6 6
Top Tube Length (center-to-center) cm 50.4 51.8 54.2 55.9 57.7 59.1
Head Tube Angle deg 70.5 71.7 72.5 73.2 73.2 73.2
Head Tube Length** cm 10.0 11.0 13.0 15.0 17.0 19.0
Frame Stack cm 48.3 50.4 52.4 55.0 57.0 59.0
Frame Reach cm 36.2 36.7 38.1 39.1 40.3 41.2
Bottom Bracket Drop cm 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0
Fork Rake cm 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.3 4.3 4.3
Front Center Distance cm 56.7 56.6 58.4 59 60.8 62.3
Trail cm 7.1 6.4 5.9 5.8 5.8 5.8
Chain Stay Length cm 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0
Wheelbase cm 96.6 96.6 98.4 99 100.8 102.3
Wheel Size 700c 700c 700c 700c 700c 700c
Maximum Tire Size* 28c 28c 28c 28c 28c 28c
*Maximum Tire Size for Road Disc Brake Option is 32c
**Head Tubes are Internal Type for R3 and Oversized for R1
ENDURANCE
Frame Size Unit XXS XS S M L XL
Standover Height cm 70.7 72.2 74.1 77.1 79.4 81.5
Seat Tube Angle deg 74 73.5 73.5 73.5 73.5 73.5
Seat Tube Length (center-to-top) cm 42.5 43.5 45.5 49.0 52.0 53.0
Top Tube Slope deg 10 10 10 9 8 7
Top Tube Length (center-to-center) cm 49.7 51.8 53.3 55.3 57.2 59.3
Head Tube Angle deg 70.5 71.7 71.7 72.7 72.7 72.7
Head Tube Length** cm 11.0 13.0 15.0 17.0 19.0 22.0
Frame Stack cm 51.2 53.3 55.2 57.3 59.2 61.8
Frame Reach cm 35 36 36.9 38.3 39.6 41.0
Bottom Bracket Drop cm 7.7 7.5 7.5 7.3 7.3 7.0
Fork Rake cm 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.3 4.3 4.3
Front Center Distance cm 55.9 56.6 58.1 58.9 60.7 63.0
Trail cm 7.1 6.4 6.4 6.1 6.1 6.1
Chain Stay Length cm 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0
Wheelbase cm 95.7 96.4 97.9 98.8 100.6 103.0
Wheel Size 700c 700c 700c 700c 700c 700c
Maximum Tire Size* 28c 28c 28c 28c 28c 28c
*Maximum Tire Size for Road Disc Brake Option is 32c
**Head Tubes are Internal Type for R3 and Oversized for R1
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