Velocity Open

Velocity Open

£499.99

Our bestselling commuter category, Metro returns with an updated look to go with its practical and reliable design.

Velocity Detail

Specifications

Frame 6061 heat treated aluminium
Fork Aluminium / dynamo routing / mudguard eyelets
Headset FPD Dozer-1206
Shifters Shimano ST-EF500 EZ-fire 3x8 speed
Rear Derailleur Shimano Acera RD-T3000
Front Derailleur Shimano Tourney FD-TY510
Chainset Shimano FC-TX801 / 48-38-28T / 15in-17in, 170mm / 19in-23in, 175mm
Bottom Bracket CH sealed cartridge 68-122.5mm
Freewheel Shimano CS-HG31-8 / 11-32T
Rims Alex Ace-18 / 36h
Tyres Continental City Ride II Relfex 700x32c
Stem Ridgeback AS-820 / adjustable 0-60deg / 95mm
Hubs Shimano M475 36h front / rear / 6-bolt
Rear Shock N/A
Chain KMC x8
Spokes Steel 14g
Brakes Tektro MD-280 / Tektro TR-160 160mm rotor
Brake Levers Shimano ST-EF510 inc EZ-Fire Shifters
Handlebars Ridgeback alloy / 600mm width / 31.8mm barbore
Grips Tape Ridgeback lock-on dual density grip
Saddle Ridgeback custom / high density fill / crmo rail
Seatpost Alloy / 27.2x350mm
Pedals Resin Metro
Wheel Size 700c
Weight 12.30Kg

Geometry

FRAME SIZES 15 17 19 21
1. Horizontal Toptube Length (mm) 533mm 549mm 571mm 587mm
2. Headtube Length (mm) 125mm 145mm 165mm 185mm
3. Head Angle 71° 71° 72° 72°
4. Seat Angle 73.5° 73.5° 73° 73°
5. Chainstay Length (mm) 440mm 440mm 440mm 440mm
6. BB Drop (mm) 73mm 73mm 73mm 73mm
7. Wheelbase Length (mm) 1022mm 1038mm 1046mm 1062mm
8. Reach (mm) 365mm 375mm 385mm 395mm
9. Stack (mm) 568mm 587mm 610mm 629mm
10. Seat Tube Length (mm) 381mm 431mm 482mm 533mm
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