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PUBLIC D8i - Bedford
$1,349.00 (IN STOCK)
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British Racing Green represents national pride and signifies a heritage of top level automobiles and motorcycles: vintage British Jaquars, MGs, BSAs and the like. Its a traditional sporty color that goes well on modern bikes, like our Bedford D8i, especially when combined with other classic details. The Bedford stands out among high-end commuter bikes with these details: vintage-style aluminum smooth fenders, honey Brooks B17 saddle, honey Brooks Slender Grips, Soma Sparrow handlebar and matching green deep rims. The cream colored tires provide an elegant contrast to the frame and fenders. It's a sophisticated and classic urban ride.
Please let us know your size in the shipping notes during checkout: Small (5'3" - 5'8"), Medium (5'8" - 6'0") or Large (6'0" - 6'5")
The PUBLIC D8i is an easy-shifting eight-speed bike suitable for all cities, even for the hills of San Francisco. Think of it as an elegant workhorse. The Shimano eight-speed gearing system provides power and speed on flatlands and takes the sweat out of carrying heavy office materials, your laptop or groceries. Simply stated, it makes city riding easy, and we recommend it to anyone who plans to ride often and in varying road conditions. This model has become the standard for many bicyclists in Europe because it is so dependable and versatile, though our steel frame provides a smoother ride than most European bikes. The frame style is based on the classic "diamond" frame geometry that has been the standard for city bikes, touring bikes, and even racing bikes dating back to the late 19th century.
Delivery: Your bike is ready to ship within 3-5 business days. We'll deliver it to your door .
Weight: 31.7 lbs
Frame: PUBLIC 4130 chromoly steel frame, with fender and rack braze-ons, integrated kickstand bracket
Fork: PUBLIC 4130 chromoly steel fork, with PUBLIC investment cast fork crown, with fender and rack braze-ons
Handlebar: Soma Sparrow bar: 560mm wide, 50mm drop/rise, 25.4mm clamp
Stem: Forged alloy quill stem, 25 degree rise, 25.4mm clamp
Headset: 1" threaded alloy
Grips: Brooks Slender Leather Grips
Freewheel: Shimano 20 tooth cog
Crankset: Alloy crankset, 39 tooth chainring, square taper
Bottom bracket: Square taper BSA English threaded cartridge bottom bracket
Chain: KMC Z410, 1/2" x 1/8"
Pedals: PUBLIC Butterfly alloy platform pedal, with rubber pads, 9/16" axle, ball bearings
Front & rear brake: Alloy dual pivot caliper brake, super long reach (55-73mm), 1-pc pads
Shifter: Shimano Nexus Inter-8 Revoshift twist shifter
Brake levers: Alloy 4 finger caliper brake lever
Saddle: Brooks B17
Seat post: Alloy 1 bolt, 27.2mm
Seat post clamp: Alloy 1 bolt
Tires: Kenda Kwest, 700x35c, 60TPI, cream color with reflective stripe
Inner tubes: Presta valve
Rims: Alloy deep section, 36 hole, 700c, machined brake surface
Front hub: Alloy, nutted bolt-on axle
Rear hub: Shimano Nexus Inter-8, 8 speed internal geared hub
Spokes: Stainless steel 14G
Chainguard: Alloy chainguard
Kickstand: Alloy center mount
Fenders: Velo Orange Smooth Aluminum Fender Set
OPTION 1: Ready to Ride - Bike Assembly and Shipping - $135.00
FedEx Ground - 7-10 business days - Signature Required
Your Ready to Ride bike is inspected and 99% assembled in the Bay Area by our expert mechanics before shipping. Your bike will arrive Ready to Ride with only a few simple steps needed to get pedaling. It's so straightforward that unpacking the box takes longer than completing the final assembly. We recommend this as our best value option.
Delivery to Hawaii and Alaska is currently not available online. Please contact us for additional information. We do not ship any products outside of the United States.
OPTION 2: San Francisco Bay Area Local Pickup - Free
Can't wait and need it now? Call any of our stores to see if we have your items in stock. If one of our our stores has what you're looking for, you can place an order with them over the phone instead of online.
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