for Dependable, Efficient and Visible deliveries.

The RodfordBuilt delivery bike is your dependable work horse, designed to be simple, reliable and quick about town. It is equipped with a lightweight/durable aluminium and twin-walled polypropylene cargo box with a weather proof vinyl cover for when you need to carry more than you thought. Box capacity is a whopping 210,000 cubic cm’s or 7.5 cubic feet. Box width is 600mm and it is ideally suited to custom graphics or stickers.
Happily to work all year around the bike comes equipped with mudguards, puncture proof marathon plus tyres, dynamo lights, chain-guard and wheels built with super-strong 14g spokes.
Your own effort can be boosted by the dependable Shimano E6000 Steps motor, driving via a strong drive chain to a maintenance free NuVinci infinitely variable gear hub and hauled to a stop by self adjusting Hydraulic Shimano disc brakes. A rear rack is also fitted because you can’t have too much haulage space.

 

Features.

Shimano Steps E6000 crank drive Electric assist

  • lightest, most compact motors on the market.
  • Strong yet intelligent pedalling support for a solid, natural feel.
  • Incredibly easy to operate. 
  • Very durable to handle all weather conditions.

Nuvinci N380 gear hub

  • Stepless shifting
  • effortless smooth shifting, even under load
  • Greater gear ratio range than many conventional shifting systems
  • Clean and low maintenance

Hydraulic Shimano Disc Brakes *

  • Opposed 2-piston design reduces leading effect and optimal pad wear increases braking control
  • Brake lever features reach adjustment for perfect custom fit
  • * Options available inc Shimano Roller brakes

Comfortable Steel Chassis

  • Comfortable frame, an adjustable riding position for your style of urban riding.
  • Adaptable chassis, Splittable for adapting to changing circumstances. 
  • Low Dekker design, keeping weight low down, for stability comfort and manoeuvrability. 

Puncture proof tyres from Schwalbe *

  • Everyday piece of mind.  with Schwalbes “flat-less” (Protection 7) Marathon plus tyres.
  • Reflective sideways for max visibility all year around.
  • * The puncture protection is the best you can get, but be aware that punctures can still happen.

Dynamo lights

  • Battery free dynamo lights, to show you the way and get you seen. 
  • lights that are always fitted, always ready, difficult to steal.
  • Our lights stay lit for 3 minutes after you have stopped pedalling (standlight feature)
  • Several lighting packages to suit your circumstances.

UK designed and built, with a direct line to the builders in Bristol

  • We design our bikes to be simple, strong and comfortable.
  • We are accessible, use our expertise to build the bike that works best for you.
  • We care, we look after you and we look after our bikes. 
  • We have an honest frame warranty, if you look after it, it should last a long time, if it doesn’t, we sort it. 

 

For our delivery bikes we build them how we know they will be used. So The best puncture protection tyres, the most effectively sealed hubs, the most reliable drive chain components and a good strong frameset that is easy to ride. Add to that mix a custom build and colour option and you have a UK designed and built delivery solution that we know will serve you well.

FRAMES AND FORK

Rear frame        Carbon Steel
Front frame       500mm / 700 mm Carbon steel
Colour               Grey/Black – Powder coated (custom colours available)
Fork                   Steel  – QR 9 mm Axle
Kickstand          Carbon Steel, Sprung

WHEELS,BRAKES AND STEERING

Rear hubs          135 mm – 36H 2.3mm spoke– 10 mm Axle – Black/Silver
Front hubs        100 mm – 36H 2,3mm spoke– QR 9 mm Axle – Black/Silver
Rims                  20″+ 26″- 36H – Mach1 Kargo Alu Dble side –
Tyres                  Schwalbe Marathon plus  26”+20”x1.75”
Brakes                Shimano Acera Hydraulic – Disk 160 mm (deore option)
Mudguards        Madison Plastic 60mm, (Steel powder coated option)
Steering             Steering by sturdy Steel direct steer arm
R/F Headset       1″ 1/8 sealed bearing

COMPONENTS

Handlebar           North road / Straight /Hi Rise
Stem                   Ahead 28.6mm
Grips                   Lock on rubber
Saddle                 Unisex comfort /Brooks/Gilles Berthoud
Seatpost              Shimed 27.2mm
Seatclamp           Allen or Q/R 34.9mm
Pedals                 non slip
axles                    Front hex security q/r. Rear Nutted hub
TRANSMISSIONS
Gearing               NuVinci N380 18t sprocket
Crankset             38t
Gear ratios          S1: 2.2 m – S8: 8.2 m gear inch 27.2 – 103.3
Bottom bracket   Internal 68 mm – 1.37”x24t
Chain                   KMC x1

Specs are subject to change without notice. Hit us up with specific requirements or questions.