Longbikes Slipstream 2002 Technical specs and features

Brand Longbikes
Model Slipstream
First production 2002
Bike category Recumbent
Bike sub-category Recumbent
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Parts And Accessories Longbikes Slipstream Parts   
Available Sizes - Small (35-44 inseam) (inches)
- standard (inches)
- xlarge (inches)

Wheels And Breaking System

Bike front tire Rear: 26 X 1.75 (inches) Avocet Fast Grip
Front: 20 X 1.50 (inches) Avocet Fast Grip
Bike rear tireNot Available
Bike wheel size Rear: 26 (inches) Wheels
Front: 20 (inches)
Brakeset type Avid AD-1.0 L Levers
Avid Single Digit 5 Brakes
Hubs for disc brakesShimano Deore LX
Rims manufacturer 36-hole
Sun Rims CR18
Spoke nipples typeBrass Nipples
Spoke wheel 14ga. Straight Gauge
Stainless Steel

Frame and Body Specifications

Frame materialsChromoly
Frame typeTIG-welded
Handlebar constructionLongbikes
Handlebar extenderAluminum
Handlebar stem detailsLongbikes
Headset size1 (inches) Shimano Ultegra

Gearing Specs

Bicycle chain 1/2 X 3/32 (inches)
Shimano CN-HG92
Bottom bracket shell width68 (millimeters) English
Bottom bracket type 118.5 (millimeters) Spindle
Shimano BB-6500
Crankset parts and sizes 30/42/52 Teeth
Shimano Ultegra Triple
Gear shift leversShimano Dura-Ace Bar-end
Rear gear set 11 - 32 Teeth

Longbikes Slipstream Fork System Data

Derailleur (Front) Bottom-pull and clamp-on 31.8 (millimeters)
Shimano Deore LX Top-swing
Derailleur (Rear)Shimano Deore XT SGS
Fork material Unicrown Crown
4130 Chromoly
Fork typeLongbikes

Other Specs of Longbikes Slipstream

Component group setsRecumbent Mix
Available colors - Black
- Blue
- Burgundy
- Pewter
- Yellow
Weight 30.5
Pedals detailsRockworks Clipless
Rear shock absorber2.5 (inches) Travel
Saddle seatLongbikes
Seat post extensionNot Available

Longbikes Slipstream bike review

Longbikes produced the Slipstream bike in 2002 and can be classified as a Recumbent bicycle, this exact model costs in american market arround $2,499.00.
Slipstream bike is available in many sizes such as Small (35-44 inseam) (inches), standard (inches) and xlarge (inches).
Longbikes Recumbent Slipstream can be found in a few colors, among these colors Black, Blue, Burgundy, Pewter and Yellow .
This bike is equiped with Front: 20 x 1.50" Avocet Fast Grip tires and Stainless steel spoke wheel while the rims are manufactured by Sun Rims CR18, 36-hole. Longbikes equiped this exact model with Avid Single Digit 5 brakes, Avid AD-1.0 L levers braking system and Shimano Deore LX hubs.
To guarantee the comfiest ride Longbikes used Chromoly material for the frame. Longbikes high strength material is used on the handlebar of this Slipstream to ensure the perfect handling while the stems are made of Longbikes.
For the smoothest biking experience Shimano Ultegra Triple, 30/42/52 teeth is used on this bicycle linked to Shimano CN-HG92 chain that is easily replaceable as stated by Longbikes, the whole system is connected to a high reliability Shimano Dura-Ace bar-end gear shift levers.