Materials and Equipment
Handbuilt in heat-treated aluminium – light, strong, stiff -
the material of choice for many of today’s best cycles. Two-part main chassis for ease
of shipping and transportation.
holistic design, many built-in features, e.g. trailer hitch, headrest,
map & glove pockets, etc.
Folding seatback for easy storage or carrying through a
Abrasion resistant powder-coat and clear lacquer finish with a
wide choice of colours.
Anodised sliding parts – boom, handlebars and seatback
Highest quality cycle and engineering components, e.g.
TA Carmina crankset and
bottom bracket, Time pedals, SRAM DualDrive 3 x 9 or Rohloff Speedhub
SRAM/Avid brake levers and rear brake, SRAM nickel plated chain, Alesa
X-Plorer rims, Sapim spokes
TA bottle cages, custom pannier rack, INA/Elges/SKF bearings, etc.
Two flip-back mirrors, mounted on handlebar extensions for a
steady clear rear view.
High visibility pennant and glove pocket flap
BSI approved LED front, rear lights and reflectors.
Easily adjusted, long-lasting and effective front wheel drum
Separate rear parking brake.
Wide, comfortable hard-wearing mesh seat, suspended on four
separate adjustable bungees.
Adjustable head and pillow neck rests, padded hand and arm
rests, lumbar cushion.
Adjustable boom, seatbase position, seatback angle, handlebar
rake and width, steering ratio.
Complete chain run supported by low noise chain pulleys.
Clean chain 'Scottoiler' lubrication system fitted as standard.
Nylon track rods to cut road surface feedback.
Effective mudguards on all three wheels.
Easy, low-cost maintenance
Sealed wheel bearings, all stainless steel fasteners, tough
phosphor-bronze track rod and kingpin bearings
access to steering and transmission areas - easy check and set-up of
front wheel tracking and toe-in.
Comprehensive road-side tool kit in custom pouch, pump and
spare inner tubes.
Specialist tracking and BB workshop tools provided.
Value for money
Five year chassis guarantee, two year guarantee on most other
Returnable deposit if, for any reason, the purchase cannot be
One model, one size fits a wide range of riders – better
Personal service, direct contact with the manufacturer.
Competitive all-in price for a complete ‘ready to roll’
trike – no hidden extras.
for the SRAM 3 x 9 model, £
for the Rohloff Speedhub 14 model.
This page was
originally prepared as a comparative check list for use at cycle
Last updated: 7 August 2006