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The Steelhead features exclusive Reynolds 631 air-hardened steel tubing, New Co-Motion 1.5” tapered thru-axle carbon fork, 700c wheels with room for 45mm+ gravel tires,Disc brakes and hydraulic-ready cable routing, and so much more.
Upgrades available: Fillet-brazing, PF30, Di2 wiring, S&S couplers
"Our Steelhead is the tandem we've dreamed of for so long! It handles dirt and gravel beautifully as you'd expect, but it's also an amazing road bike that we're not afraid to take on speedy rides with other tandem friends!"- Tom H
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