MEC Origami Folding Bicycle - Unisex

Product code 5047-033

MEC Origami Folding Bicycle - Unisex

Product code 5047-033

Description

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A folding bike is superb for multi-modal commuting: it stores in your closet, packs up for your train ride and stashes under your desk at work. Cruise it to a party and when it's time to leave, tuck it under your arm and grab a taxi home. You can even toss it in the car when you're heading out camping. The Origami outrides ordinary folders with superior hinging and a stiff frame that neither flexes nor creaks. Internal hub gearing reduces grease transfer whether you’re riding it or carrying it. Built-in fenders ensure rain won’t slow you down.

  • Centre hinge allows lightweight 6061 aluminum frame to fold back on itself.
  • Tern V-brakes are powerful and easy to maintain.
  • Adjusts to fit riders from 147 to 188cm (4ft. 10in. to 6ft. 2in.) supports a max weight of 105kg (230lb.).
  • 7-speed internal hub allows rider to change gears whether pedalling or not. Gear range suits most city riding.
  • For transport, seat post telescopes into the frame, handlebars telescope and fold flat and pedals fold against the crank.
  • 20 x 1.5in. tires provide plenty of cushioning.
  • Folded size is approximately 34 x 67 x 64cm.
  • Integral rear rack keeps packs and cargo off your back.
  • Full-size floor pump is hidden inside the seat post (BioLogic PostPump 2.0), so it’s always ready when you need it. Integrated Schrader and Presta adapter.
  • Note: Bikes are covered by MEC's Rocksolid Guarantee and Bike Service Agreement. You can bring your bike to any MEC bike shop for free adjustments and minor maintenance for a year after purchase.
  • MEC bikes are designed in Canada. Everything from the frames to the graphics was developed at the MEC Head Office in Vancouver, BC.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Urban cycling
  • Cycle commuting
Geometry

Geometry influences comfort, efficiency, and how the bike handles, particularly its steering.

Urban
Frame Tern M-series 6061 aluminum
Fork Tern Integrated
Stem Tern Folding
Seatpost BioLogic w/pump
Headset Tern
Handlebars Tern Flat
Grips/tape BioLogic Ergo
Brakes

Mechanical disc brakes are more powerful than rim brakes, but less powerful than hydraulic brakes.

Tern (V-brake rim)
Brake levers BioLogic Chime
Shifters Shimano Nexus Revo
Derailleur (front) N/A
Derailleur (rear) N/A
Crank + rings Kinetix Supra
Bottom bracket Tern
Pedals Suntour folding
Hub (front) Tern Mini
Hub (rear)

The hub affects a bike’s rolling efficiency. Internally geared hubs require significantly less maintenance.

Shimano Nexus 7-speed
Cassette

Cassettes with a smaller range allow you to go faster; a bigger range makes climbing hills easier.

Shimano 17T
Chain KMC Z410
Spokes Stainless
Rims Tern aluminum
Tires Schwalbe Citizen 20 x 1.6
Saddle Tern Comfort
Made in China