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Orbit Summit Rohloff S&S

Orbit Summit Rohloff S&S click to zoom image
Orbit Summit Rohloff S&S click to zoom image
Orbit Summit Rohloff S&S click to zoom image
Orbit Summit Rohloff S&S click to zoom image
Orbit Summit Rohloff S&S click to zoom image
Price £6850.00
**Ordered Upon Request
This tandem frame is custom built in England by Bob Jackson's and lead time is currently 3 months
The Summit Rohloff is fitted with a 14 speed internal hub gearing system, which provides reliable, fuss-free, gear changes.

The frame is hand-built, exclusively for Orbit Tandems, by Bob Jackson of Leeds. Bob Jackson have been building frames for over 80 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.

Weight in medium size, as pictured, 22.3kg
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Options Delivery about 3 months from ordering
Frame Reynolds 631, air hardened, butted, fillet brazed, with twin eccentrics and S&S couplings
Forks Orbit full chromoly steel
Rear Derailleur -
Front Derailleur -
Shifters Rohloff 14 speed
Chainset (Pilot) Truvativ Firex 175mm crank length, 38 tooth crossover drive
Chainset (Stoker) Truvativ Firex 170mm crank length, with Thorn 40 tooth ring (other sizes available)
Bottom Bracket (Pilot) Alloy eccentric & GXP external cups
Bottom Bracket (Stoker) Alloy eccentric & GXP external cups
Chain (Crossover) KMC E1 nickel plated 160 link.
Chain (Rear) KMC E1 Rohloff & missing link
Cassette Rohloff 16 tooth
Pedals (Pilot) Alloy touring with strapless toe cups
Pedals (Stoker) Alloy touring with strapless toe cups
Front Brake Shimano V brake or TRP Spyke cable pull disc brake with 2 piece 203mm rotor
Rear Brake TRP Spyke cable pull disc brake, with 2 piece 203mm rotor
3rd Brake Shimano V brake, controlled from the front handlebars with Shimano friction lever
Brake Levers Shimano
Front Hub Orbit tandem large flange, cartridge bearing
Rear Hub Rohloff Speedhub 36 hole tandem version
Rims Alex DM18, triple box section, eyeletted front and Rigida Andra 30, 36 hole, rear 26" or 700c G6000
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) Controltech adjustable, 180mm to 230mm
Handlebars (Pilot) Satori black butted riser, 31.8 clamp size
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
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) Ergon GP5 touring grips with integrated bar ends
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.

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