Orbit Summit FB S&S

Orbit Summit FB S&S click to zoom image
Orbit Summit FB S&S click to zoom image
Orbit Summit FB S&S click to zoom image
Orbit Summit FB S&S click to zoom image
Orbit Summit FB S&S click to zoom image
Price £5400.00
**Ordered Upon Request
5.0/5 from 1 customer reviews
This tandem frame is custom built in England by Bob Jackson's and lead time is currently 4 months
The Summit FB is a really versatile tandem, easy to transport, comfortable to ride and stunning to look at. It's 26" wheel version makes a super heavy duty touring tandem.

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, see main image, 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 as pictured 21.4kg
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Options Delivery about 3 to 4 months from ordering
Frame Reynolds 631, air hardened, butted, fillet brazed and with S&S couplings
Forks Orbit full chromoly steel
Rear Derailleur Shimano Deore
Front Derailleur Shimano Deore
Shifters Shimano Deore 30 speed shift levers
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) Alloy eccentric & GXP external cups
Bottom Bracket (Stoker) GXP external cups
Chain (Crossover) KMC X1 nickel plated 160 link
Chain (Rear) Shimano HG54 10 speed
Cassette Shimano Deore 11/36
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 Orbit tandem large flange, cartridge bearing, 6 bolt disc, 145mm OLD
Rims Alex DM18, triple box section, eyeletted 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) Wave ergo lock-on 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 Silver or black 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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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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