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SRAM Force D1 12 Speed Chain

Mfg PartNum:00.2518.038.000
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SRAM Force Creates A Lighter, Quieter, Stronger Chain

SRAM's latest Force D1 12-speed chain sets a new standard in shifting performance, and a big part of it is the incredible performance of high-quality SRAM technology. Thanks to the use of durable materials and an innovative design, the Force D1 chain is as radical as chains get.

Developed using technology from the Red D1 chain, the Force D1 chain features the all-new Flattop design that allows for the creation of a stronger, more durable chain that is quieter than ever. This unbelievable equipment also allows the chain to be made narrower, enabling the use of new X-Range technology on the XG-1270 cassette. The result is a quieter, more durable drivetrain with a bigger gear range.

Existing technologies such as SRAM's Chrome plating process and SolidPin construction were utilized and further improved upon. The result? Possibly the most radical chain ever produced, taking performance to the next level. The SRAM Force D1 Chain is perfect for your favorite 12 speed, taking your rides to the next level.


  • Flattop technology allows for a narrower chain with quieter operation and increased strength and durability
  • Hard Chrome plated inner and outer plates for faster and more precise shifts
  • Tool-free PowerLock delivers a consistent way to connect chains
  • X-Range reimagines road cycling for wider, more useful, and smoother gear progression
  • Requires new Flattop PowerLock

  • B-Stock - This product has one or more B-Stock units available. These units can be purchased at a discount (see option select). B-Stock units were returned from other customers and may have missing or damaged packaging materials. These units are otherwise as new. The full manufacturer warranty applies. Click Here for more information.

    Chain Application: 12 Speed 

    Mfg PartNum: 00.2518.038.000 

    Mfg Warranty: 24 Mo. Parts

    Warranty URL: https://www.sram.com/en/service/warranty

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    Reviewed 7/2/2021
    by Chillen
    Cycling Enthusiast
    Atlanta, GA
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    This chain is great, very quiet and the SRAM AXS system is outstanding.

    If you have SRAM Force AXS then the chain is a must have. Fortunately, it's a great value and lasts a good while.

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