Orbit Velocity Nine
This model now has twin disc brakesThe Velocity Nine has a 9 x 3 speed drive train, hence it's name. This is another of our very popular models.
Built using the lightweight Kinesis frame. Available in either black or blue the fully-butted frame gives a really smooth ride helping to iron out the Uk's rough roads.
Shimano 27 speed gearing and 700c wheels make this an affordable tandem suitable for riding long distances.
48-spoke wheels, recommended for teams & luggage with over 160kg combined weight.
Available in our 5 standard sizes, in gloss black or metallic blue finish, XL only available in black.
Weight in small 20.3kg
|Frame||Orbit Kinesis fully butted lightweight aluminium|
|Forks||Orbit full chromoly steel disc|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Altus M370|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano Deore|
|Shifters||Shimano Altus 27 speed STI's|
|Chainset (Pilot)||Orbit Tandem 175mm crank length, 38 tooth crossover drive|
|Chainset (Stoker)||Orbit Tandem 170mm crank length, 26/36/48|
|Bottom Bracket (Pilot)||Alloy eccentric & Tange Tour cartridge bearing 122mm 68mm shell, square taper|
|Bottom Bracket (Stoker)||Tange Tour cartridge bearing 122mm 68mm shell, square taper|
|Chain (Crossover)||KMC nickel plated 160 link|
|Chain (Rear)||Shimano HG53 9 speed|
|Cassette||Shimano Acera cassette 12/36|
|Pedals (Pilot)||Alloy touring with strapless toe cups|
|Pedals (Stoker)||Alloy touring with strapless toe cups|
|Front Brake||Bengal cable pull disc brake, with 203mm rotor|
|Rear Brake||Bengal cable pull disc brake, with 203mm rotor|
|3rd Brake||Shimano V brake, controlled from the front handlebars with Shimano friction lever|
|Brake Levers||Shimano V brake, incorporated into STI 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||Sapim Strong butted stainless|
|Tyres||Schwalbe Marathon 700 x 32c|
|Headset||Tange Thunda 1 1/8", reinforced bottom cup|
|Stem (Pilot)||Satori 31.8mm ahead|
|Stem (Stoker)||Orbit adjustable, 160mm to 200mm|
|Handlebars (Pilot)||Black alloy riser, 31.8mm clamp size|
|Handlebars (Stoker)||Black alloy stoker bars, 25.4mm clamp size, 49cm external width and 4.5cm stoker riser|
|Saddle (Pilot)||Velo plush comfort touring|
|Saddle (Stoker)||Velo plush comfort touring|
|Seatpost (Pilot)||Black alloy, 400mm x 30.9|
|Seatpost (Stoker)||Zoom suspension seat post 40mm travel|
|Grips (Pilot)||Velo gel & bar ends|
|Grips (Stoker)||Velo black cork bar tape|
|Pannier Rack (Front)||-|
|Pannier Rack (Rear)||Black alloy 3 leg|
|Bottle Cages||2 or 3 alloy|
|Mudguards||Black or silver with stainless steel 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.