2019 KHS FLITE 280

Modest component level aluminum frame general-road bike

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2019 KHS FLITE 280
  • MSRP $799
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork Carbon
  • Wheels 700c Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 2 × 8
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Claris
Gearing

2 × 8 — 16 speed

2019 KHS FLITE 280
33 mph
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The 2019 FLITE 280 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2019 FLITE 280 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

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Build
FrameAlloy 6061 w/Custom Formed Double Butted TT & DT, Internal Cable, Bi-Oval Pro Seat Stays, Replaceable Derailleur Hanger
ForkCarbon with Alloy Steerer, Straight Blades
Bottom BracketCartridge Bearing
HeadsetIntegrated Cartridge Bearing
StemAlloy 3D Forged, Threadless 4-Bolt, 7-degree, 31.8mm, Men’s: XS-S: 90mm, M-ML: 100mm, L-XL: 110mm, Ladies:XXS: 80mm, XS-S: 90mm, M: 100mm
HandlebarAlloy Drop, Compact Bend, 31.8mm, Men’s XS-ML: 42cm, L-XL: 44cm, Ladies: XXS-S:38cm, M: 42cm
SaddleKHS Road Padded
SeatpostAlloy Micro-Adjust, 27.2x350mm
PedalsFull Alloy w/DU Bearing
Components
Front DerailleurShimano FD-R2000 Claris. 31.8 mm
Rear DerailleurShimano RD-R2000SS Claris
ShiftersShimano STI, ST-R2000 Claris
CrankShimano FC-RS200 Alloy, 50/34, XS:165, S-M: 170, L-XL: 175
CassetteShimano HG200-8 12-32 8-Speed
ChainKMC Z8.3 w/MissingLink
BrakesTektro R313 Alloy Dual Pivot w/Cartridge Pads
Brake LeversShimano ST-R2000 Claris
Wheels
RimsWeinmann XTB26 Double Wall w/CNC Side Wall
Spokes14g Stainless Black, 24x28
TiresKenda K-176 Road, 700x28C
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