XDS Rx280 2016

Now AU$559 AU$649

Ray's Bicycle Center Brunswick
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Description

XDS is relatively unknown in Australia, but they produce high quality bikes. XDS usually produce bikes that other companies sell under their own name, and some well known names at that.
This bike rides well. It has a lightweight aluminium frame, with Shimano road gearing and a quality Tektro "V" brake system. It has a Shimano triple crank, so that you have a really wide gear range, ideal for any hill you need to tackle. The wide ratios also mean that it has a high top speed if you need it. It is unusual to be able to get a bike with Shimano road cranks, derailleurs and cassette at this price level. It means the bike changes gear smoothly and efficiently, yet can achieve a top speed around 50kmh if you are up to it. Even the crank bearing assembly is a sealed Shimano unit, there is simply no junk on the bike.

The wheels have double wall rims and a reasonable quality 700 x 28 tyre, ideal for roads and bike paths, not too suitable for gravel.

The riding position as with most flat bar road bikes is fairly aggressive, not at all suitable if you wish to sit bolt upright, but if you are happy to lean slightly forward into a more efficient riding position, this bike is great.

Product Details

  • Item condition: New
  • Availability: In-store
  • Brand: XDS
  • Category: Flat Bar Road Bikes
  • Gender: Unisex
  • ID: 102843548

Specifications

FRAME
6061 Alloy
FRAME SIZE
50cm,53cm,56cm,59cm
FORK
6061 Alloy
HANDLE BAR
Zoom Alloy
HEAD STEM
Zoom Alloy 
SADDLE
Cionlli
SEAT PILLAR
Zoom Alloy 27.2*350mm
GEAR SHIFTER
Shimano STR225,3*8Spd
F.DERAILLEUR
Shimano FDR443
R.DERAILLEUR
Shimano 2300
CRANKSET
Shimano FC2303,52x42x30T
BOTTOM BRACKET
Shimano UN-26 Sealed 
FREEWHEEL
Cassette Shimano HG-50 8Spd 12-23T
CHAIN
KMC Z-72
BRAKES
Tektro"V"
PEDALS
VP-990S
RIMS
Alex ,DA-16 Alloy DW CNC Machined 
HUBS
KT Alloy Black 36H QR 
SPOKES
Stainless Steel
TYRES
CST 700C x 28C
COLOURS
Dark Silver
ADDITIONAL FEATURES
N/A

Store Info

Sales, Service and Repairs at competitive rates.
Open 8am - 6pm Weekdays, 9am - 5pm Saturday, Sunday 11am - 5pm
We Stock Merida, Lapierre, BMC, Apollo, GT, Norco, BYK, XDS, bikes.