Christiania Bikes Model 5001 discontinued.
We regret to inform you that Christiania Bikes has discontinued their production of trishaws to Cycling Without Age.
Materials & parts
The materials are of the highest quality, selected for heavy loads:
- All tubes and structural elements are made of 1-3 mm thick steel or aluminium following ISO and DIN standards.
- The frame is anodized, powder coated or galvanized with a subsequent coat of transparent enamel.
- The box is made of 9 mm marine plywood of the best waterproof quality mounted on the frame and brackets.
- The steering gear is constructed with conical bearings.
- A hydraulic damper ensures steady control while riding.
- The rims are made of alloy or stainless steel made by approved manufacturers.
- The hubs are made of high-quality, strong alloy or stainless steel.
- The mudguards are made of stainless steel.
- The brakes and brake levers are of sturdy quality with a built-in parking brake.
- All nuts, bolts and rivets are of aluminium, galvanized or stainless steel.
Cargo capacity: max. 150 kg + driver
Box: 9 mm waterproof plywood
Width: 99 cm
Length: 240 cm with the footrest up and 237 cm with the footrest down.
Height: 118 cm
Weight: 59 kg
Front frame: Matt black aluminium frame
Rear frame: Matt black aluminium frame. The crank is aluminium, and the bearings are enclosed in cassette. The chain is galvanized.
Wheels: Black double-bottomed aluminum rims 24″ x 1.75. Front hub is aluminium with deep groove ball-bearings. Raceguard tires. 2.3 mm stainless spokes.
Shimano Higher roller brakes in front
Hydraulic disc brake in rear
Red hood with big window
Keepers for hood arches
Red rain cover
Goodies bags, 2 units
Black pillow with double seat backing
Keeper for bottle
Ready for 2 x senior Y-belts
Gear: Shimano Alivio 8 gear / Sram x-4
Motor: 250w brushless DC hub motor with planetary gear
Controller: PWM/microprocessor with self-diagnostic system
Battery: 15,6AH 36V Panasonic Li-ION, 562 watt hours, detachable, weight: 3 kg
Battery charges/discharges up till 1.000 times
Rear brake: BENGAL HELIX 7
Roller Brake Front: Shimano BRC6000F OG BRC6000R
Front and Rear Switches: SRAM X4
Chain: SRAM PC830
Crank shaft: Chin Haur
Spokes and Nipples: Sapim
Tires: Michelin Protek Max
On condition that the owner of the tricycle follows the directions for use and that defects and faults are not due to wanton destruction, collision, anomalous use, negligence or normal wear, we offer the following warranty:
- 3 years warranty on the frame for defects in manufacture or materials.
- Warranty on all other components in accordance with the manufacturer’s policy and local consumer protection legislation.
- Regularly clean off dirt from the frame, wheels and box etc., using a damp cloth.
- Regularly inspect for loose parts and get any tightened by your dealer.
- Lubricate all visible moving parts, cables, adjusting screws, moving brake parts (NOT brake discs), chain, pedals, bell and lock regularly with bicycle oil. Bolts and nuts also like a few drops of oil.
- Check that the chain has the right tension.
Tyres, tubes and wheels
- Inspect for wear and cuts on the tyres.
- Tyres are inflated to approx. 4 bar (60 psi).
- Check for loose spokes.
- Check wheel bearings for play.
- Wipe the inside and outside with a damp cloth.
- The box can be sealed with a thin film of linseed oil applied using a cloth.
Linseed oil can also be applied to the wooden bench.
- Can be hand washed in lukewarm water (max 40 °).
- Excessive washing weakens roof’s impermeability. Best is to wipe it lightly with a damp cloth or sponge.