Electra Townie Balloon 3i EQ

2017/2018
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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 Nexus internal 3-speed w/coaster brake
- Shimano Revo twist shifter
- Painted alloy fenders
- Shimano Nexus roller brake w/cooling fins
- Painted alloy rims
- 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 / 36H
Hubs
Front: Shimano Nexus Dynamo Roller 36H; Rear: Shimano Nexus 3-Speed w/Coaster 36H
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 410 Nickel Plated
Cassette/Rear Cogs
Shimano 20T
Shifters
Shimano Nexus 3-Speed Twist
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