Triban 500 SE Road Bike – £299 to £249 @ Decathlon
Designed for for commuting over short distances, general road cycling & training thanks to the reliable and smooth 24 speed Microshift groupset and Shimano crankset. This is a fantastic value for money road bike with carbon forks and an alloy lifetime warranty Triban road bike frame.
6061 T6 aluminium sloped tube with socket for integrated headset. Short geometry, 1.9 kg in size 57, solid frame.
Available in 5 sizes for users from 1.65 m to 2 m tall.
FORK / SUSPENSION
B’Twin Sport carbon fork with aluminium pivot (550 g).
Highly precise 8-speed Microshift shifters with a very sturdy design. Ergonomic and very comfortable, these shifters are pleasant for any size hands to use. Very precise front and rear Microshift derailleur ensuring amazingly-smooth chain crossovers.
Cassette: 12 x 25.
CRANKSET / CASSETTE
Shimano Claris Octalink 50/39/30 triple chainring, crankset is perfectly adapted for all types of flat and inclined terrain.
Shimano Octalink bottom bracket has been selected due to it’s added stiffness and durability compared with a standard square tapered BB.
Two crank sizes: 170 mm and 175 mm, depending on the size of the frame.
B’Twin double pivot with pads mounted on brake shoes to make it easy to replace when worn down without changing the position of the brakes.
HANDLEBARS / STEM / STEERING
B’Twin oversize, compact handlebar stem, with component sizes that are proportional to the size of the frame (stem length: 80 mm to 130 mm on a size 63 bike).
B’Twin aluminium double-wall rim with eyelets, 32 stainless steel spokes, front and rear quick-release hubs. Size 51 comes with 650c wheels. Sizes 54, 57, 60 and 63 come with 700c wheels.
Hutchinson Equinox (Section 23): an excellent tyre for training sessions at a fast pace.
Weight: 290 g. Equipped with steel beads.
Bi-material rubber: the tread is harder than the sidewalls; mounted on a 66 TPI carcass.
SADDLE / SEAT POST
B’Twin aluminium seat post with a BTR screw adjustment (29.8 mm diameter). Ergonomic B’Twin saddle that is comfortable even on long rides.
Platform pedals with toe clips.
10.6 kg in size 57 with the pedals.
ACCESSORIES / EQUIPMENT
Comes with a front and rear light kit, and a bell.
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