ShockStop Stem

Everything you need to know about the ShockStop Suspension Stem

How do I choose the right length and angle ShockStop Stem for my bike?
We set up a guide to help you determine the length and angle of your existing stem and provide guidance on what to chose based on riding style. Check it out...
Fri, 5 Jul, 2019 at 4:09 PM
Is ShockStop Stem compatible with the Redshift Quick-Release Aerobars?
Yes. The ShockStop is compatible with our Quick-Release Aerobars and with aerobars in general. It provides great shock absorption and vibration damping whe...
Fri, 5 Jul, 2019 at 4:08 PM
How is the ShockStop Stem different from other suspension stems?
There are lots of ways that ShockStop is different - so many in fact, we wrote a whole blog post about it. Check it out here.
Fri, 5 Jul, 2019 at 4:08 PM
Will the ShockStop Stem fit my bike?
The ShockStop will fit virtually all bikes with 31.8mm diameter handlebars, and we also have shims you can buy to fit 25.4mm and 26.0mm diameter handlebars....
Thu, 9 Sep, 2021 at 1:19 PM
Will there be a carbon version of the ShockStop Stem?
We had hoped to produce a carbon version of the ShockStop, but we do not currently have enough interest to produce one. If this is something you are interes...
Wed, 18 Mar, 2020 at 9:13 AM
How do I choose the right elastomers for my bike and riding style?
The ShockStop comes with 5 different elastomers to choose from so everyone can dial in the perfect feel.  Below is our recommended chart from the instru...
Tue, 31 Oct, 2017 at 10:03 AM
How do I change the elastomers?
Changing the elastomers is easy and is best done while the ShockStop is on your bike.  Simply remove the faceplate and handlebar, push down on the top o...
Sat, 30 Dec, 2017 at 12:49 PM
Is there a rider weight limit for the ShockStop Suspension Stem?
Yes. The weight limit for the ShockStop stem is 300 lbs (136 kg).  We do, however, have an ambassador who is 315 lbs who has been riding the stem and lo...
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020 at 3:19 PM
How does the ShockStop Stem handle trails, gravel, and cobblestones - I want to use it on a gravel/CX/adventure bike?
With its adjustable-stiffness suspension, the ShockStop can be tuned to match your style of bike and the terrain you ride on.  We’ve put the prototypes ...
Fri, 5 Jul, 2019 at 4:10 PM
Will cold temperatures affect the stiffness of the elastomers in the ShockStop Stem?
Typically, temperature does affect elastomer stiffness (as temperature drops, stiffness increases).  In the ShockStop, we use a special material for our...
Fri, 5 Jul, 2019 at 4:10 PM