Orbit Velocity Pro Plus - hydraulic
Winter sale now on until the end of FebruaryThe Velocity Pro Plus one of our best selling models and is a fantastic tandem to ride.
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.
Built in North Yorkshire, and finished with top quality components from Shimano XT the Pro Plus with it's modern 2 x 11 speed system is designed for couples who want a high performance tandem.
Shimano XT gearing and G6000 wheels give this tandem a really superb feel.
XT hydraulic disc brake brakes are fitted on both the front and the rear, with 4 pot calipers, disc pads with fins and 203mm ice-tech rotors all of which are amazing at heat dissipation.
Wheels size 700c.
48-spoke wheels, recommended for teams & luggage with over 160kg combined weight, are available using our Orbit hubs.
Available in our 5 standard sizes in gloss black or metallic blue finish (XL size available in black only)
Weight in medium size, as pictured, 20.3kg
|Options||18/14" Blue -
20/16" Blue -
20/19" Blue - CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE
22/18" Blue -
20/16" Black -
22/18" Black -
23/19" Black -
|Frame||Orbit Kinesis fully butted lightweight aluminium|
|Forks||Orbit full chromoly steel disc|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano XT M8000|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano 105 22 speed|
|Shifters||Shimano XT M8000 22 speed shift levers|
|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 XT cassette 11/42|
|Pedals (Pilot)||Alloy touring with strapless toe cups|
|Pedals (Stoker)||Alloy touring with strapless toe cups|
|Front Brake||Shimano 4 pot with 203mm ice-tech rotor|
|Rear Brake||Shimano 4 pot with 203mm ice-tech rotor|
|3rd Brake||Shimano V brake, controlled from the front handlebars with Shimano friction lever|
|Brake Levers||Shimano XT hydraulic|
|Front Hub||Orbit tandem large flange, cartridge bearing, 6 bolt disc|
|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)||Satori black butted riser, 31.8 clamp size|
|Handlebars (Stoker)||Black alloy stoker bars, 25.4 clamp size, 49cm external width and 4.5cm stoker riser|
|Saddle (Pilot)||Velo Sport|
|Saddle (Stoker)||Velo plush comfort touring|
|Seatpost (Pilot)||Black alloy, 400mm x 30.9|
|Seatpost (Stoker)||Black Satori Elegance suspension 40mm travel|
|Grips (Pilot)||Wave ergo lock-on with integrated bar ends|
|Grips (Stoker)||Velo black cork bar tape with under bar gel|
|Pannier Rack (Front)||-|
|Pannier Rack (Rear)||2 Leg aluminium rack in black|
|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.