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Surly Preamble Complete - Flat bar

Regular price £1,099.00

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What We Say...

Want a high performing steel framed bike without braking the bank? Look no further than the Surly Preamble! This 1x steel beast is designed with touring, gravel and adventure in mind! Get yourself a deal today!

What They Say...

Nothing More is Needed. Nothing Less Will Do.

The challenge was thus: Build a serious steel bike and give it only the attributes that matter most. Make it quick and comfortable on pavement, as well as confident and compliant on degraded surfaces. What the Enginerds put forth is Preamble, a pavement and gravel utility worker that proves you don’t need to cut corners or clip coupons to make a more affordable steel bike. You just need to keep shit simple.

Preamble can run racks and fenders and carry a couple water bottles. Surly was raised on stealing basic cable, after all. Smooth and efficient on asphalt, Preamble’s double-butted main triangle provides a resplendent ride feel and withstands abuse from life’s inevitable potholes. Make it your own with flat bars, drop bars, a basket, or bags. On the road to steel euphoria, Preamble is the gateway drug.


Build spec

  • Frame- Surly Preamble, 100% Chromoly steel tubing, E.D. coated
  • Fork- Surly Preamble, 100% Chromoly steel fork, Disc Only
  • Saddle- Selle Italia X Base
  • Rear Derailleur- microSHIFT RD-M5185M
  • Gear Levers- microSHIFT Acolyte Xpress
  • Chain- KMC Z8.3
  • Cassette- microSHIFT 12-42t, 8-speed
  • Brake LeversAvid FR-5
  • BrakesAvid BB5 Mechanical
  • TyresKenda Kwik Tendril
  • ColourSkyrim Blue
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