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Friday, March 20, 2009

CinQo Saturn

The CinQo Saturn - the second generation is here. Five arms, each precisely instrumented in a (patent pending) arrangement and now connected by the "Ring of Saturn". Add in the ANT+Sport TM Bike Power Interface with the convenience of a user replaceable CR2450 battery and you've got Quarq Power!


Crankset based bicycle power measurement sensor, via torque transducer and cadence sensor.

Wireless Communication:

ANT+Sport Bike Power Interface, 2.4 GHz digital RF transmission. Compatible with other Bike Power enabled ANT+Sport computers from other manufacturers.


Strain gage based, 20 grids on 10 gages in Quarq proprietary arrangement (Patent Pending).


Ultra-low power electronics package including high-accuracy strain gage measurement and low power consumption.

Crank Arms Compatibility:

The CinQo is designed for attachment to production cranksets with separate spider assemblies.
Current Models (130mm BCD only):
Rotor Agilis
FSA Team Issue
Pinarello MOST (with a removable spider)
Bontrager Race X Lite
Truvativ Rouleur Carbon
Future Production Runs:

FSA Krono TT
Cannondale SI Hollowgram
Specialized S-Works Carbon
Lightning Carbon
FSA Carbon Pro Track
We will continue to increase our list of compatible cranks as we move forward.

* The CinQo replaces the spider on stock cranksets. Cranks that have an integrated spider and crank arm such as Shimano or Campagnolo are not compatible with the CinQo.

Bolt Circle Formats:

Current Models

Standard (130mm BCD)
Future Models

Compact (110mm BCD)
Track (144mm BCD)

CR2450. User replaceable without tools. Lid is threaded and seals like a contact lens case.


SRAM S900 CinQo + Cranks, Chainrings, BB = 935g (without BB = 808g)

FSA Team Issue CinQo+Cranks, Chainrings, BB = 936g (without BB = 803g)

Rotor Agilis CinQo + Cranks, Chainrings, BB = 909g (without BB = 812g)


+/- 2%


Calibration values are stored on the CinQo, for seamless interchangeability with receiving devices.


MSRP: US $1495 (CinQo only, no crankset)


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