Orbit Summit Tour S&S

Orbit Summit Tour S&S click to zoom image
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Pricing
Price £5200.00
**Ordered Upon Request
This tandem frame is custom built in England by Bob Jackson's and lead time is currently 2 months
The Summit Tour brings traditionally built steel touring tandems bang upto date. This model has been created for couples who want a nice fast, yet comfortable, day riding tandem that rides equally well loaded up for touring.

The frame is hand-built, exclusively for Orbit Tandems, by Bob Jackson of Leeds. Bob Jackson have been building frames for over 75 years and this experience shows in the beautiful brazing and finishing.

The frame is designed using modern geometry and built with Reynolds 631 tubing, an 853 option is also available.

S&S couplers are fitted as standard, making this tandem not just a dream to ride and stunning to look at, but easy to travel with. A 6 coupling version is also available, this adds £1,000.

The Summit is built in our Gargrave workshop, using top quality components from companies such as Reynolds, Rohloff, Schwalbe, Tubus & DT Swiss

Every frame is made to order, so we can create a tandem that fits you perfectly.

There's a choice of nearly 70 different colours and some of the most popular are British racing green, viola metallic, ruby red, green, amber & royal blue flamboyant.

Available in 26" & 700c wheel sizes

The larger of the 2 pieces when uncoupled is 1.54m long for the 3 coupled model and of course much smaller for the 6 coupled version.

Built to order, lead time is currently 2 months

Weight in medium size, as pictured, 21kg
Specifications
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Frame Reynolds 631, air hardened, butted, fillet brazed and with S&S couplings
Forks Orbit full chromoly steel disc
Rear Derailleur Shimano XT
Front Derailleur Shimano 105 with band adapter and chain catcher
Shifters Shimano 105 30 speed STI
Chainset (Pilot) Truvativ tandem Fire X 175mm crank length, 38 tooth crossover drive
Chainset (Stoker) Truvativ tandem Fire X 170mm crank length, 26/36/48
Bottom Bracket (Pilot) External cups
Bottom Bracket (Stoker) External cups
Chain (Crossover) KMC X1 nickel plated 160 link
Chain (Rear) KMC X10E
Cassette Shimano XT 10 speed 11/36
Pedals (Pilot) Alloy touring with strapless toe cups
Pedals (Stoker) Alloy touring with strapless toe cups
Front Brake TRP Spyre cable pull disc brake with 203mm 2 piece rotor
Rear Brake TRP Spyre cable pull disc brake, with 203mm 2 piece rotor
3rd Brake Shimano Alivio V brake, controlled from the front handlebars with bar end friction shifter
Brake Levers Incorporated into gear levers
Front Hub Orbit tandem large flange, cartridge bearing
Rear Hub Orbit tandem large flange, cartridge bearing, 6 bolt disc, 145mm OLD
Rims Alex G6000 deep section aero
Spokes DT Swiss Alpine III triple butted stainless
Tyres Schwalbe Marathon or Continental Gator skin tyres
Headset Tange Techno stainless steel cartridge bearing
Stem (Pilot) Satori 31.8mm ahead
Stem (Stoker) Orbit adjustable, 160mm to 200mm
Handlebars (Pilot) Pro PLT ergo 31.8mm 44cm CTC
Handlebars (Stoker) Black butted alloy stoker bars, 25.4 clamp size, 50cm external width and 4.5cm stoker riser
Saddle (Pilot) Selle Italia Sport Gel Flow or Charge Spoon
Saddle (Stoker) Velo Plush comfort touring
Seatpost (Pilot) Black butted alloy, 350mm x 27.2
Seatpost (Stoker) Black Satori Elegance suspension 40mm travel
Grips (Pilot) Velo black cork bar tape
Grips (Stoker) Velo black cork bar tape under bar gel
Pannier Rack (Front) -
Pannier Rack (Rear) Tubus Cargo
Bottle Cages 3 alloy
Mudguards Black or silver with stainless steel fittings
Extras Every Orbit Tandem is built to order, so should you wish to change any part of the specification please get in touch.
As with any product, specification is subject to change without prior notification. You are advised to confirm current specification before buying.

Showroom Opening Hours

5 days per week, including a weekend day, opening hours vary according to the time of the year, please review our opening times and info on tandems.co.uk for further details.
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