Electra Townie Balloon 8D EQ

2018
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Description

You can see the difference right away. But if you think balloon tires look awesome, wait until you take a ride on 'em. There’s magic in these high volume, low pressure Kevlar Guard premium tires. They absorb impact with less rolling resistance to give you a cushy, luxurious ride with added protection against the dreaded flat.

All Townie® Balloons come as EQ models, equipped with color matched fenders as well as front and rear LED lights.

- Lightweight 6061-T6 aluminum frame
- Shimano 8-speed w/Acera derailleur
- Shimano Rapidfire shifter
- Painted alloy fenders
- Forged alloy crankset w/44t chainring/dual guard
- Painted alloy rims w/machined sidewalls
- Schwalbe Fat Frank 26”x 2.35” tires
- Hub dynamo powered Spanninga front and rear LED lights

Specifications

Frame
Townie 6061-T6 Alloy Flat Foot Technology®
Fork
High Tensile Steel Uni-Crown, Straight Blade
Headset
1 1/8" Steel Threaded/Semi-Integrated
Rims/Wheels
Electra Alloy Painted/Machined Sidewall 32H
Hubs
Front: Shimano Nexus Dynamo 36H; Rear: Alloy Low-Flange Cassette 32H w/QR
Spokes
14G Stainless/Brass Nipples
Tires
Schwalbe Fat Frank 26" X 2.35" Balloon w/Puncture-Resistant Kevlar Guard Casing, 67TPI
Crankset
Electra Custom Alloy 3-Piece 170mm
Chainrings
44T
Chain
KMC Z72 Nickel Plated
Rear Derailleur
Shimano Acera
Cassette/Rear Cogs
SRAM 8-Speed 11-32T
Shifters
Shimano 8-Speed Rapidfire Plus Trigger
Handlebars
Townie 6061-T6 Alloy
Tape/Grips
Electra Ergo Shaped Saddle Matching Leatherette
Stem
Forged Alloy 25.4mm Quill Polished
Brake Levers
Alloy Reach Adjustable
Pedals
Alloy Platform w/Non-Slip Tread
Saddle
Ergonomic w/Shock-Absorbing Elastomers
Seat Post
Classic Alloy Pillar 27.2mm X 300mm
Accessories & Extras
F&R Spanninga Dynamo LED Lights, Matching Painted Fenders, Painted And Pinstriped Alloy Rims, Internal Cable, Rust Resistant Hardware