Our 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 3 monthsThe 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
|Options||Delivery about 3 months from ordering|
|Frame||Reynolds 631, air hardened, butted, fillet brazed and with S&S couplings|
|Forks||Orbit full chromoly steel|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano Deore|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Deore|
|Shifters||Shimano Deore 30 speed shift levers|
|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||Alloy eccentric & GXP external cups front, GXP external cups|
|Chain||KMC E1 nickel plated 160 link front, Shimano HG54 10 speed rear|
|Cassette||Shimano Deore 11/36|
|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 and Shimano V brake, controlled from the front handlebars with Shimano friction lever|
|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 G600|
|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||Satori black butted riser, 31.8 clamp size 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 rear
|Seatpost||Black butted alloy, 350mm x 27.2 front, Black Satori Elegance suspension 40mm travel rear|
|Grips||Wave ergo lock-on with integrated bar ends, Velo black cork bar tape under bar gel|
|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.