Orbit Lightning Race - new model
Winter sale now on until the end of FebruaryThe Lightning Race has replaced our Lightning Ulitmate.
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 Race 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 and are available in 40 hole.
Available in 3 standard sizes - large 22"/18" & medium 20"/16" and a small 19"/15".
Weight in medium 15.2kg.
|Options||Medium (20/16") Gloss Black & Red -
Large (22/18") Gloss Black & Green -
Medium (20/16") Gloss Black & Green -
Small (19"/15") Gloss Black & Green -
|Frame||Orbit Kinesis fully butted lightweight aluminium with flat welding|
|Forks||Orbit carbon tandem with cromo steerer|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra R8000GS|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra with band adapter|
|Shifters||Shimano Ultegra 22 speed STI|
|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 X1 nickel plated 160 link|
|Chain (Rear)||KMC 11 speed|
|Cassette||Shimano Ultegra 11/34|
|Front Brake||TRP CX8.4 V brake|
|Rear Brake||TRP Spyre cable pull disc brake, with 203mm 2 piece rotor|
|3rd Brake||TRP CX8.4 V brake, controlled from the front handlebars with bar end friction shifter|
|Brake Levers||Incorporated into STI levers|
|Front Hub||Orbit Light, large flange, 40 hole, stainless steel cartridge bearings|
|Rear Hub||Orbit Light, large flange, 40 hole, stainless steel cartridge bearings, 6 bolt disc, 145mm OLD|
|Rims||Alex R475 deep section aero|
|Spokes||Black bladed stainless|
|Tyres||Continental Gator Skins folding|
|Headset||Tange Techno stainless steel cartridge bearing|
|Stem (Pilot)||Satori 31.8mm ahead & alloy spacers|
|Stem (Stoker)||Controltech adjustable, 180mm to 230mm|
|Handlebars (Pilot)||Carbon ergo 31.8 44cm CTC|
|Handlebars (Stoker)||Carbon ergo 31.8 44cm CTC & Cane Creek stoker rests|
|Saddle (Pilot)||Selle Italia Man Gel flow|
|Saddle (Stoker)||Selle Italia Lady Gel Flow|
|Seatpost (Pilot)||Black alloy butted Camber x 30.9|
|Seatpost (Stoker)||Zenith Carbon|
|Grips (Pilot)||Velo black cork bar tape|
|Grips (Stoker)||Velo black cork bar tape|
|Pannier Rack (Front)||-|
|Pannier Rack (Rear)||None|
|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.