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Orbit Lightning Elite FB

Orbit Lightning Elite FB click to zoom image
Orbit Lightning Elite FB click to zoom image
Orbit Lightning Elite FB click to zoom image
Orbit Lightning Elite FB click to zoom image
Orbit Lightning Elite FB click to zoom image
Price £3350.00
The Lightning range is a very popular choice of tandem with roadies.

The light weight, fully-butted frame is fast and responsive; the butting providing a smooth and comfortable ride.

Built with a 22 speed road groupset and a wide choice of rear cassettes the Lightning Elite FB is a flat bar road tandem is capable of long hilly days as well as enjoying being ridden hard while out with the club.

Deep section Alex rims make a fast rolling wheelset.

Mudguards and a rack are included as standard for lightweight touring.

Weight in medium size, as pictured, 18.6kg
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Options 22/18" Gloss Black & Green
Frame Orbit Kinesis fully butted lightweight aluminium with flat welding
Forks Orbit carbon tandem with cromo steerer
Rear Derailleur Shimano XT M8000
Front Derailleur Shimano 105 5800 with band adapter
Shifters Shimano M8000 22 speed shift levers
Chainset (Pilot) Orbit Saturn tandem 172.5mm crank length, 38 tooth crossover drive
Chainset (Stoker) Orbit Saturn tandem 170mm crank length, 34/50 or 39/53
Bottom Bracket (Pilot) Alloy eccentric & external cups
Bottom Bracket (Stoker) External cups
Chain (Crossover) KMC E1 nickel plated 160 link
Chain (Rear) KMC 11 speed
Cassette Shimano 105 road ratios or Shimano XT 11/36, 11/42 or 11/46
Pedals (Pilot) Alloy touring with strapless toe cups
Pedals (Stoker) Alloy touring with strapless toe cups
Front Brake Shimano XT T780 V
Rear Brake TRP Spyke cable pull disc brake, with 1 piece 203mm rotor
3rd Brake Shimano XT T780 V brake, controlled from the front handlebars with Shimano friction shifter
Brake Levers Avid FR5
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 Sapim Strong butted stainless
Tyres Continental Gator Skins 32
Headset Tange Techno stainless steel cartridge bearing
Stem (Pilot) Satori 31.8mm ahead
Stem (Stoker) Orbit adjustable, 160mm to 200mm
Handlebars (Pilot) Satori Horizon 58cm flat
Handlebars (Stoker) Black alloy Dali stoker bars, 25.4 clamp size, 49cm external width & stoker riser
Saddle (Pilot) Velo Sport
Saddle (Stoker) Velo Plush comfort touring
Seatpost (Pilot) Black alloy butted, 350 mm x 30.9
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) 2 Leg aluminium rack in black
Bottle Cages 2 or 3 Elite
Mudguards Black with stainless 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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