Custom bike build on the tough, yet elegant, Tange Yasujiro frameset. Based on 20″/406mm wheels, it develops a low center of gravity that makes for an extremely stable ride even under heavy loads. Note that Front Rack loading is supported by the frame and therefore does not affect steering in the least.
Frameset: Made fully from “Prestige” Tange cro-moly tubing. Low stand-over height makes mount and dismount easy for a variety of rider heights. Integral front and rear racks. Front rack is 12″x15″, rear rack 6″x18″ long. Wheelbase of almost 42″ adds to the stability of the ride.
Transmission: 1×9 speed developing 24 to 76 gear inches. Sugino 170mm crankset with 44t chainring and alloy chain guard. MKS Gamma pedals. SRAM X7 9-speed rear derailleur with a SRAM X5 shifter, KMC X9 chain.
Wheels: 20″, 36 spoke, Velocity Dyad alloy rims, Shimano Deore XT disc hubs, Maxxis Grifter 20×1.85 tires, SKS 50mm fenders.
Brakes: AVID BB7 disc brake calipers, AVID Digit 5 brake levers.
Cockpit: Dimension Ergonomic handlebars, Ergon GC-1 BioKork ergonomic grips, Brooks B67 PreAged leather saddle, Greenfield kickstand, Soma 400mm set-back seatpost.
Shipping fee: $175