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Long term Strida LT owner .... upgrades

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Long term Strida LT owner .... upgrades

Postby Matt_H on Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:02 pm

Hi

I’ve had a lovely white Strida LT for a good 5 years now , imm6ft and with the bendy handlebar kit it fits beautifully

I was wondering where you guys get parts from as it probably needs a little love.

I was also considering a gear conversion and bigger wheels what are my options?

I’ve got the plastic 16” wheels so these aren’t ripe for rebuilding with a bigger rim

I see my gear options as the two speed schlump/ATS DRIVE or the replacement bottom arm with 3sp sturmey archer drive

What are everyone’s thoughts on a way forward?
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Re: Long term Strida LT owner .... upgrades

Postby Blackstridaaustria on Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:59 pm

Hi Matt,

welcome at Stridaforum :D

https://stridacanada.ca/

The Schlumpf kit for Strida is not any longer available while the ATS kit still is.
https://www.bikegang.co.uk/store

The alternative to the Sturmey Archer drive is nowadays the efneo GTRO:
https://www.efneo.com/shop/gtro-for-folding/

Kind regards,

Chris
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Re: Long term Strida LT owner .... upgrades

Postby Bill Wilby on Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:32 pm

Hi Matt, yes I stock many Strida parts and thank you Chris for providing Matt a link. Also you may be interested in this post regarding the Efneo three speed drive, https://stridacanada.ca/efneo-gearbox-strida/ I do plan on stocking the Efneo gearbox for Strida owners soon.

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