3T's Apto Pro Stem benefits from the company's long history of creating high-performance components that have elegant Italian looks.
The Apto Pro features a unique reverse bolt design, clean looks and a wide bolt spacing, which enhances the faceplate’s connection to the bars. Constructed using 6061 aluminium, it weighs a mere 164g in its 110mm size and offers an excellent strength-to-weight ratio.
3T is an Italian cycle components company, founded in 1961 in Turin. After a change of ownership in 2007, 3T underwent a major program of investment to renew its technical capacity and delivery resources. The 3T Intelligent Production Lifecycle isnow the bike industry’s most advanced engineering platform, integrating the product design–analyze–optimize–test cycle so every component has strength and reliability built in from the start. In 2008, the Tour de France and several Olympic races were won on 3T components. 3T sponsors ProTour teams Cervelo TestTeam, Garmin-Slipstream, and Team Milram, and World Champion triathlete Emma Snowsill?as the new “ProTection” and ”RaceSport” technology for MTB tyres, can only be manufactured in Continental's factory in Germany. In order to offer the best tyre for any application, they rely equally on dialogue with professional racers, hobby cyclists and everyday bike riders. This results not only in high-end products for top sports applications such as the new Podium TT or the revolutionary downhill tyre “Der Kaiser”, but also tyres for everyday use like the new innovative combination EcoContact/EcoContact Plus as a companion to the latest e-bike trend.