Carmel 700 5
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Carmel 700 5

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Carmel 700 5
Overview
Technical Specifications
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Riders looking for nothing more than carefree, open-air goodness will find the plush, cruiser-style CARMEL is the perfect partner for beaches, bike paths, dirt and gravel trails.
  • Suspension seatpost takes the edge off bumpy roads
  • Body Geometry Comfort grips alleviate hand pain and tingling fingers
  • Shimano Acera 8-speed rear derailleur provides sure-fire shifts every time
  • Globe A1 Premium Aluminum frame with Ground Control geometry for an upright, stable seating position
  • Globe Comfort Plus saddle uses springs and dual-density foam with a wide platform for amazing comfort
  • 63mm-travel suspension fork uses coil/MCU springs for a smooth ride and external preload adjustment for easy dial-in
  • Smooth-rolling Specialized Hemishphere 700c tires use tried and true Armadillo casing to all but eliminate punctures

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC Z8, w/ reusable Missing Link
BOTTOM BRACKET Cartridge bearing, square spindle with crank stop right side and capless bolts
CRANKSET Shimano FC-M191, w/ chainguard
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano FD-C102, 31.8mm clamp, top swing, dual pull
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano SL-MC40, 8-speed, Rapid Fire
CASSETTE SRAM PG-820, 8-speed, 11-32t
CHAINRINGS 48 x 38 x 28t w/ chainguard
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Acera, 8-speed
WHEELS
FRONT HUB Forged alloy, double sealed, ground race, QR
REAR HUB Forged alloy, double sealed, ground race, cassette, QR, 32h
INNER TUBES Schraeder valve
SPOKES 1.8mm (15g) stainless
FRONT TIRE Specialized Hemisphere Armadillo, 700x38c, 60TPI, wire bead
RIMS Globe 700c, double wall, pin joint, 32h w/CNC side wall
REAR TIRE Specialized Hemisphere Armadillo, 700x38c, 60TPI, wire bead
COCKPIT
SADDLE Comfort Plus with dual density foam and springs for extra comfort
TAPE Body Geometry Comfort w/ integrated bell, closed end, 132mm
SEATPOST Alloy suspension, 2-bolt head, 27.2mm w/ 3.8mm spring
STEM Ground control, 4-bolt, alloy head/Cr-Mo quill, 25.4mm clamp
HANDLEBARS Aluminum Comfort riser bar, 25.4mm, 60mm rise, 620mm wide, 15 degree back sweep, 5 degree up
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Alloy linear pull, 1pc. pad
BRAKE LEVERS Alloy 4-finger, kraton lever pad, for Rapid Fire shifter
REAR BRAKE Alloy linear pull, 1pc. pad
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Comfort pedal, composite body w/rubber top, sealed loose ball bearings
FRAMESET
HEADSET 1-1/8"" threaded, sealed loose ball bearings
SEAT BINDER Globe Chevron forged alloy, chrome plated w/ QR
FORK SR Suntour NEX-4110V2, 63mm travel, 1pc. alloy lower, Hi-Ten stanchions and steerer, coil/mcu w/ preload adjust, spring assisted seals
FRAME Globe A1 Premium Aluminum, ground control geometry, 700c low entry comfort frame, formed tubes w/ integrated kickstand mount, forged dropouts w/ replaceable hanger

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