Just announced the completion of Stages range of power meters by 3 model. Submitted Stages power meters are specially made for widespread at the moment rods FSA and Shimano Ultegra. The company will complement the range of the power meter for Shimano Ultegra 6800, there are already models of measuring instruments for Shimano Dura-Ace 7900 and 105.
The other two models are designed to crank FSA under both types karetkok BB30 and MegaExo.
The technology is based on measuring the curvature of the left crank, processing the data to the bike computer or smartphone will be shown in watts. This technology is so far only works on aluminum rods and measures only the left leg, so they are not the most expensive gauges market. In electronics, the meter system founded temperature compensation, which adjusts power readings relative to temperature fluctuations.
Device rod weights 20 grams and has two data transmission standards and ANT + Bluetooth, but not both, is compatible with the applications Training Peaks, Strava, Garmin Training Center many others.
The power meter Stages for Ultegra 6800 will be available in November, and for the FSA about the beginning of 2014.
Set prices: for Shimano Ultegra 6800, only the left crank power meter $799 and $1099 a pair of rods with a measuring instrument; FSA for $699 – only the left crank and $899 – complete set, ie connecting rods with a measuring instrument.