The Takara Kabuto is a Single Speed Road Bike that is manufactured by Kent International Inc. A Road Bike can best be described as having narrow, smooth and high-pressure tires to decrease rolling resistance. They often possess multiple derailleur gears, although this varies, and they are all very light weight. Road Bikes are tailor-made for touring a city or country side from the road. However, they are excellent all purpose Bikes as well, like ike running errands or commuting to work. If you are a student, they are great for getting around campus.
The Takara Kabuto is an excellent Road Bike. It is all about keeping things simple and getting it done while being economical. The Kabuto sports a strong hand crafted steel frame with horizontal dropouts that can handle the abuse of the big city. The Kabuto has a flip flop hub so riders can run it as a fixed gear or in standard freewheel single speed mode without having to worry about adjustments to temperamental components.The 32 hole alloy wheels roll on loud Kenda 700 x 32 tires that are capable of withstanding less than perfect roads. Front and rear alloy side pull brakes round out this spectacular spec.
Features abound on the Takara Kabuto, including Steel frame and fork- 54cm seat tube (center to center), 54cm top tube, Alloy Rims with Alloy Hub, Rear Flip Flop Hub, Alloy Side Pull Brakes, Yellow Kenda 700 x 32 Tires, Frame- Tig welded Steel Frame with horizontal drop out, Fork- Tig Welded 1 inch Threaded, Handle Bar- Steel Road 42.5cm wide, Stem- Alloy Quill 1inch 90 deg x 100mm, Crank- Steel 3 Piece 170mm 44 tooth steel chain ring, Bottom Bracket- Loose Ball and cone, English Thread, Pedals- Alloy Cage with Toe Cips, Rims- Alloy Single Wall 32 hole with stainless steel spoke, Hub Rear- Joytech Alloy 16 tooth freewheel and fix gear, Hub Front- Joytech Alloy High Flange, andf Kenda Yellow 700 x 32 tires.
- Weight (lbs) : 26 - 50
- # of Wheels : Two
- Wheel Size (in) : 32”