Our Price £5500.00
**Ordered Upon Request
This tandem frame is custom built in England by Bob Jackson's and lead time is currently 4 monthsThe 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 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, 21kg
|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 disc|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano 105 with band adapter and chain catcher|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Tiagra|
|Shifters||Shimano Tiagra 30 speed STI|
|Chainset||Truvativ tandem Fire X 175mm crank length, 38 tooth crossover drive front, Truvativ tandem Fire X 170mm crank length, 26/36/48 rear|
|Bottom Bracket||External cups|
|Chain||KMC X1 nickel plated 160 link front, Shimano HG54 10 speed rear|
|Cassette||Shimano Deore 11/36|
|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 with 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||Satori 31.8mm ahead front, Controltech adjustable, 180mm to 230mm rear|
|Handlebars||Zoom Ergo 31.8 44cm CTC front, Black butted alloy stoker bars, 25.4 clamp size, 50cm external width and 4.5cm stoker riser rear|
|Saddle||Selle Italia Sport Gel Flow front, Velo Plush comfort touring rear|
|Seatpost||Black butted alloy, 350mm x 27.2 front, Black Satori Elegance suspension 40mm travel rear|
|Grips||Velo black cork bar tape front, Velo black cork bar tape under bar gel rear|
|Included||Tubus Cargo Pannier rack
3 X bottle cages
SKS mudgards with Stainless fittings
|Pedals||Alloy touring with strapless toe cups|
|Optional Extras||Available in 26" & 700c wheels options.
Because the tandem is built to order should you wish to change the specification just let us know and we will amend the specification and price accordingly.
We deliver tandem parts worldwide; but only delivery complete tandems within the EU.
As with any product, the specification is subject to change without prior notification. You are advised to confirm current specification before buying.