The Thomson Elite X2 17 Degree Road Stem is for the rider who understands what it takes to stay up front. Energy wasted in flex is the enemy on a road bike and the X2 keeps your energy moving forward. The X2 road stem allows you to realise the benefits of stiffer forks and stiffer 31.8 bars with precise steering, tracking, and more control while riding, all wrapped up in a beautiful design. The X2 features a lighter, 2-bolt handlebar clamp. The interlocking handlebar clamp of the X2 makes is as torsionally strong as other 4-bolt designs, while being lighter and narrower. Low 36mm stack height. X2 is available in 2 colours black and silver with sizes from 100mm to 130mm in 10mm increments. The X2 can be run with a positive or negative rise, and the reversible graphics will be right either direction.