The deceptively easy Standert Bürgermeister*in metropolis bike slipped in below our radar with old-school metal trekking bike seems, however simply the right combination of contemporary tech sprinkled in for do-it-all versatility. They name it a motorcycle to “unlimit your commute“, which principally means it’s a no-nonsense townie bike with all of the tire clearance, built-in lighting, and carrying capability to move off on an journey the second you pedal out of the workplace on the finish of the day on Friday.
On second thought, perhaps it’s best to simply plan to skip out after lunch to go even additional…
Standert Bürgermeister*in commuter bike
Berlin, Germany-based Standert figured why not simply make your every day driver metropolis bike, a succesful weekend bike too? Easy metropolis streets, commuter shortcuts by means of the woods, weekend gravel highway spins, or longer bikepacking adventures… why select only one!
There’s probably not any revolutionary new tech within the Standert Bürgermeister*in commuter bike, it’s only a very nice stability of versatility. And it’s topped off with room for as much as 700c x 45mm or 650b x 47mm tires so you may choose how far off-road you actually wish to go.
The disc brake Bürgermeister*in body is 4130 chromoly metal welded in Taiwan, matched to a lugged crown, raked metal fork. Claimed body weight of 2370g (54cm) and fork of 1150g (uncut). The frameset sticks with previous traditional requirements like quick-release axles, BSA threaded backside bracket, 27.2mm seatpost, full rack & fender mounts, a chainstay kickstand mount, and even a tiny-by-today’s-bikes 1″ threadless headset.
However then it mixes in fashionable particulars, too – modular sliding dropouts (a la Paragon), post-mount disc brakes, a break up seatstay for belt-drive compatibility, modular semi-internal cable routing contained in the downtube, 3-bolt something cage mounts on every fork leg, and even the choice for a 1-piece bar+stem combo – in metal in fact.
The “tremendous sturdy” metal do-it-all blended floor commuter bike is available in a large 7 dimension vary – with the three smaller getting Standert’s forward-leaning Undertaking Compact idea geometry, and the 2 smallest optimized greatest for 650b wheels.
You may construct the Bürgermeister*ins up 1x or 2x, and with mechanical or digital drivetrains, or single velocity and even with an internally geared hub.
Standert Bürgermeister*in – Pricing & choices
The versatile Bürgermeister*in commuter is available in three colours Desert Dawn white, Glacier Glow inexperienced, and Purple Reign.
You will get it as a frameset for 950€ together with the 1″ headset & chromoly stem, or in particular 1050€ restricted version framesets that add in a color-matched 1-piece chromoly metal handlebar+stem combo.
There’s additionally an reasonably priced 2200€ Standert Bürgermeister*in full bike construct accessible with a no-fuss SRAM Apex 1x disc brake groupset and built-in Supernova lighting powered by a entrance hub dynamo.
Standert Burgermeister*in, versatile metal gravel commuter metropolis bike, picture by Savannah van der Niet,
Designed in Berlin, Standert delivers framesets & full bikes worldwide – with most colours and sizes accessible in inventory.