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Surly Does Trailer

September 11, 2010 Update

Surly have now published some details of the trailer on their blog, Surly Blog. From the blog the features are:

  • Load limit of 300 lb / 136 kg;
  • Two lengths available – short (32” / 81 c) and long (64” / 164 cm);
  • Flexible with mounting options;
  • Wheels are 16” heavy duty;
  • Will fit bike frames from 20” to 29”;
  • Mounting to bicycles is height adjustable to keep the load level and the trailer centred on the rear wheel;
  • The trailer hitch is compatible with full suspension bicycles and disc brakes with the exception of Surly’s Pugsley and Big Dummy;
  • Fits 120 mm to 145 mm rear frame spacing;
  • Fits through doorways … not sure what size door ways but;
  • MSRP – US$750 short, US$775 long;
  • ETA: Northern hemisphere spring 2011.

From my initial post …

Early pictures from Eurobike 2010 courtesy of Singletrack World indicate that Surly, makers of my touring bike, a Long Haul Trucker are getting into cargo style trailers.  Click through to Singletrack World for more details and more Surly photos from Eurobike.

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