Watch this instructional video – how to fold the DAHON CURL.
DAHON’s smallest ever folding bike launched on Kickstarter in March 2017 and was a resounding success. The Target was reached and CURLs will begin shipping in Summer.
To find out more see: http://dahon.com/news-story/dahon-launches-long-awaited-curl-kickstarter-35th-anniversary/
For answers to FAQs: https://www.facebook.com/notes/dahon-folding-bikes/dahon-curl-answers-to-faqs/10155256828149228/
The DAHON CURL follows the company’s original vision of green transportation. Integrated with 11 technical patents, it is not just a refinement of what has come before – it represents an almost total overhaul that completely changes the riding experience of folding bicycles. The bike features a hydroformed, Dalloy (DAHON alloy) frame with oversized rectangular tubes, as well as taking advantage of a flip-fold rear wheel (first seen on Di Blasi folding bikes). Double down-tubes, approach a front triangle. The unique V-shaped coupling between the front and rear triangles turns the bike into a hard-tail. Furthermore, an extra-large head-tube and handlepost are combined with DAHON’s inverted fork stem to provide even more strength and stiffness for steady steering and efficient pedaling. Proper respect is given to structural physics to furnish the much-needed stiffness, durability and safety, far exceeding all safety standards for regular bikes. The removable pedals are stronger and more compact than anything in the league. There is even a roller rack for easy wheeling when folded. With three speeds in an internal hub gear, the CURL offers great range whilst remaining low-maintenance. A telescopic handlebar post and seat post allows for ergonomic adjustment for riders up to 190cm and 150kg. In 15 years of R&D, much more is packed into this small package. The end result is a compact, light folding bike, with a stronger, safer, better ride, that is as easy to carry as it is to fold.
Distributors, dealers and individuals around the world will be able to place an order for one of the smallest and most innovative folding bikes on the market from today. The fundraising period will last for 45 days, closing on May 6th, with a target of 250 units. If the CURL hits its target shipping will commence after June 2017 – at regular price. DAHON North America will fulfill orders for North America, DAHON Europe will ship to European countries, Tad Kodama, VP, will handle Japan through DAHON’s three importers, and DAHON China will take care of the rest of the world.