"The bicycle would be Black, almost radar absorbent. Any eye that caught it would be captured in its dark gravity. With flat paneling it would look like a veiled threat."
A handmade Urban Stealth singlespeed bicycle with styling inspired by the famous F-117 Nighthawk aircraft. The B-9 NH Urban Stealth represents the evolution of the BME X-9 concept bicycle and features a carbon fiber frame and fork, one piece carbon stem-handlebar, BME Design's unique carbon S72 Saddle system, and CNC machined alloy cranks custom designed for the B-9 NH.
*The saddle height can be adjusted according to the requirement
The size of the bicycle is suitable for the rider's body height of 175-185 cm and inseam length of 82-86 cm.
|Frame:||BME Design, carbon|
|Fork:||BME Design, carbon|
|Handlebar/Stem||BME Design, carbon|
|Crankset||BME Design, cnc machined 7075 aluminum alloy|
|Saddle||BME Design, S72 carbon (also available adapter for classic saddles)|
|Chainwheel||Gates CDX CenterTrack, 55|
|Sprocket||Gates CDX CenterTrack, 24 or 28|
|Brakes||TRP HY/RD hydraulic brakes or Avid BB7 mechanical brakes|
|Hubs||Mack hubs disc|
|Rims||H+Son Formation Face|
|Tyres||Panaracer Ribmo PT 700x28c Aramid|
|Bottom Bracket||Specialites T.A. Axix Light Pro titanium|
|Brake levers||TRP carbon|
|Pedals||VP Blade titanium|
|Stand over height||805 mm / 31.7 in|
|Weight||8,8 kg (with pedals)|
The pre-production series of B-9 NH was made for testing. All the parts produced by BME Design - the frame, fork, handlebars with the stem, saddle assembly and crankset passed the tests and fulfill the safety and quality requirements according to the EN 14764:2006 standard. The testings were provided by accredited Engineering Test Institutes in Czech Republic.
The B-9 NH Urban Stealth bicycle was presented at the following exhibitions:
The production of the B-9 NH Urban Stealth bicycle is currently on hold, we are looking for an investor.