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Details

  • Double-butted Reynolds 520 steel frame and fork are built for solid handling under heavy loads; dynamo guides on fork make for easy mounting
  • Frame and fork also feature disc brake mounts and disc hubs for an easy brake upgrade
  • Shimano 27-speed drivetrain is designed for ease of use and reliability with low maintenance; ideal for the loads and long distances of touring
  • SRAM Attack twist shifters offer easy, intuitive shifting; custom-shaped handle bar supplies a wide range of hand positions
  • Stout Weinmann rims and Continental Town Ride tires ensure reliable rolling performance on- or off-road
  • Leather-topped saddle and handle bar tape offer lasting use and comfort
  • Comes ready to travel with a sturdy aluminum rear rack that's been updated to better fit panniers and offers improved clearance for disc brakes
  • Please note: Size Small has 26 in. (650c) wheels; sizes Medium, Large and X Large have 29 in. (700c) wheels
  • The Small-size frame uses 26 in. wheels in order to optimize fit and versatility for smaller riders
  • Specs on the Novara Safari are subject to change

Imported.

All bicycles sold at REI include a free warranty tune-up. New bikes go through a normal break-in period, after which readjustment is important for longevity and performance. Bring your new bike in to your local REI for its free tune-up within 20 hours of use or 6 months from purchase, whichever comes first. Contact your nearest REI bike shop to schedule this important service.

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Manuals and instructions

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Specs

Best Use Bike Commuting
Frame Reynolds 520 Chromoly
Fork Chromoly
Crankset Shimano FC-M521-S, 48/36/26
Bottom Bracket Shimano
Shifters SRAM Attack
Front Derailleur Shimano Deore
Rear Derailleur Shimano Deore
Rear Cogs Shimano HG50 11-32, 9-speed
Number of Gears 27
Brake Type Rim Brake
Brakes Shimano M590
Brake Levers Shimano Deore
Rims Weinmann XTB-26
Front Hub Shimano Deore, 36h
Rear Hub Shimano Deore, 36h
Wheel Size 700c
Tires Continental Town Ride, 700x42 / 26x1.75
Handlebar Shape Moustache Bar
Handlebar Kalloy Safari
Stem Kalloy
Seat Post Kalloy
Saddle WTB Pure V Race
Pedals FPD
Headset FPD
Chain Shimano HG53
Weight 29.89 pounds
Bike Weight Bike weight is based on median size, as sold, or the average of two median sizes.
Gender Unisex
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