Dahon manufacturers have been manufacturing bikes for more than a decade. The Dahon anniversary bike has been recently released it is a bit on the expensive side. Hence to meet the needs of the consumers on a budget, Dahon has produced a replica version of their special anniversary release. The special thing about the Dahon Anniversary Replica Stellar bicycle is that it is close to original, not only in terms of appearance, but also in terms of features.
Featured carbon fiber fork
Since the bike employs most of the features quite similar to original version, it uses the same carbon fiber fork of high quality. The ControlTech alloy seat post and handle bar are also of the similar material and quality. The replica bike has 37 mm wheels, chromoly rail and 30 speeds using SRAM dual drive.
Folding and easily transferable
The bike is easily foldable and folds to a compact size within 20 seconds. It can be stored even in lesser storage space, such as under a table or in a car trunk. When folded, it can also be taken to places, such as at work, camping sites or parks.
Specifications and Features
- Wheel Size: 20″
- Weight : 10.7 kg (23.6 lbs)
- Folded Size : 39 x 81 x 65 cm (15.4″ x 31.9″ x 25.6″)
- Frame : PA series – dalloy, custom drawn sonus tubing, forged lattice hinge, fusion and v-clamp technology, for 451 mm wheels
- Fork : carbon fiber, width, 75 mm, no pivot, magnet tab, w/ fender hole (for caliper brake)
- Handle post :forged alloy for control, technology ‘bull horn’, radius fusion and v-clamp technology, black
- Drivetrain : shifter(s) Shimano tiagra dual control shifter rear derailleur Shimano tiagra – 10 speed crank set omega mega exo, alloy, for 10 speed, 53t, alloy chain guard freewheel shimano tiagra – 10 speed cassette, 11-25t
- Wheels : Front hub alloy micro, 14h, 74 mm, q/r, dahon logo rear hub shimano dual drive, 36h, 10 sp, cassette, Dahon logo spokes 2.0 black stainless, round, comes w/ wheel set rim alloy rim 451 mm, 37 mm height, alloy braking surface f: 14 r:36, ‘dahon 30th anniversary’ (Dahon supplies hubs) tires 20″ x 1.1″, 451 mm, durano, Dahon special edition anniversary, 115 psi, race guard
- brakes : shimano tiagra, caliper
- Rider height : 158 -193 cm
- Max Rider Weight: 105 kg (230 lbs.)
- 30 speeds using SRAM dual drive
- Forged alloy to control tech handlebar
- Fast and smooth ride
- All features close to original
- Pedals not included
Although not original, the Dahon Anniversary Replica Stellar Black Folding Bicycle has close to original features and hence an excellent choice. As compared to other models in the same price range, this model offers more than just a comfortable and stable ride. The structure is durable and is even more compact when folded.
Wheels are light weight and do not hinder while folding. The bike can bear weight even on the higher sides of maximum weight ranges without any structural deformity. This is why, the Dahon Anniversary replica stellar bike has reviewed positive reviews and good ratings by current users.