Rear dropouts can be changed to enable use of single speed or traditional derailleur drivetrains making this a truly versatile bicycle for every adventure.
If you have questions about the frame size and position that suits you best, we can help.
As all Shand bikes are built to order, we aim to ensure our bikes fit all customers perfectly – regardless of gender.Read more about how we ensure a perfect bike fit for women.All of our beltdrive bikes are fitted with the newest CDX (Centre Track) belt systems with the rear sprocket fitted in the factory by Rohloff.To maintain the integrity and strength of the belt system, the belt itself cannot be broken in order to fit into the bike.To manage this, all of our Stoater frames come with a ‘splitter’ integrated within the rear dropout to allow belt drive fitting and removal.
This future proofs your frame if you think you may want to fit a beltdrive later.Being fully sealed from the dirt, the Rohloff Speedhub is an exceptionally reliable unit making it ideal for touring, daily commuting or everyday riding where reliability and the promise of extremely low maintenance are key.The Rohloff Speedhub does away with the need for a front derailleur and has fourteen gears that cover the range of a typical derailleur gear setup.Stiff aluminium mudguards means no annoying rattling.We use a direct mount to fit these to specific mounting points on the Stoater and this means heavenly rattle free rain and mud protection. Upgrade cost : £75 If for some reason we can't get you to fit one of our production sizes, we can normally tweak the geometry so we can get a perfectly fitting bike.Designed around the Rohloff Speedhub the Stoater Rohloff has an Eccentric PF30 Bottom Bracket to provide an elegant solution for easy belt/chain tensioning. We are an approved supplier of Gates Carbon Belt Drive systems, so can provide a belt drive with your Rohloff build for improved maintenance and a clean, lubricant-free drivetrain.