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Sun Bicycles Traditional Trike 24
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Sun Bicycles

Traditional Trike 24
2016

$469.99
Product Rating
 
4.5 stars
 (5 Reviews)
 

2016 Sun Bicycles Traditional Trike 24

Sun's Traditional Trike 24 features a low step-through frame for easy on/off and an oversized saddle for supreme comfort. Plus, this trick trike boasts a singlespeed drivetrain and 24-inch aluminum wheels for effortless pedaling, while the coaster brake and hand brake that doubles as a parking brake provide safe, confident stops. You'll also love the large vinyl-coated basket for carrying your stuff.

Features and Information

  • Step-through height: 15 3/8 inches
 

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4.5 stars

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80%

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Pros

  • Attractive  (5)
  • Comfortable  (5)
  • Durable  (5)
  • Great components  (5)
  • Handles well  (3)

Cons

  • Heavy  (2)
  • Flat terrain only 
  • Ned some power assist 
  • No hills 
  • Non portable 

Best Uses

  • Commuting 
  • Flatland riding 
  • Flat pavement only 
  • Fun 
  • Going shopping and riding 

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5.0

making the Sun tricycle go uphill streets like a tractor

By ANour

from San Ramon, California - steep streets

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Durable
  • Attractive Design
  • Great Components

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Mountain Biking

    Comments:

    I checked the travel distance of the SUN traditional tricycle with 24" wheels. It moves 136" for each rotation of the pedals. I agree with the comments that this trike cannot go uphill as its travel distance is much larger than 80". Even the 5 speed model at the lowest gear has a travel distance of 85" that is marginally adequate to go up hill. To boost the power by 44%, you may reduce the size of the chain gear from 36T to 25T. It reduces the travel distance to 59". it should go up hill like a tractor. I have done it on two of my single speed trikes to make their travel distances about 80" and it works. A bicycle shop may charge you around $30 labor plus the sprocket cost (around $30) if you could not change it yourself.

    • Gift:
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    5.0

    I would buy this product again and again

    By missymyfriend

    from Prairie du Chien,WI

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Attractive Design
    • Handles Well
    • The Bike I've Ever Purcha
    • Great Components
    • Rides Great
    • Lightweight
    • Beautuful Color
    • Durable

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Commuting
      • Going Shopping And Riding

      Comments:

      I have the Miami Sun Adult trike in Raspberry pink,and it is the most wonderful and best bike i've ever purchased .I would recommend this to a friend or a family member.

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      • No
       
      2.0

      Good Stable Ride

      By Earl

      from Iowa City, Iowa

      About Me Avid Cyclist

      Pros

      • Handles Well
      • Attractive Design
      • Durable
      • Great Components
      • Comfortable
      • Builds Strength

      Cons

      • Heavy
      • Ned Some Power Assist
      • No Hills

      Best Uses

      • Flat Pavement Only

      Comments:

      This trike is great on flat pavement. If you have hills, you will need either a front electric hub motor, or a rear engine kit. The 3 speed Nexus Internal Hub Makes the trike more useable, but still not on hills!

      • Gift:
      • No
       
      4.0

      Nice Trike....but

      By Cee Cee

      from Omaha, Ne.

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Pros

      • Great Components
      • Durable
      • Attractive Design
      • My Dog Loves The Basket
      • Sturdy
      • Comfortable
      • Safe

      Cons

      • Heavy
      • Non Portable
      • Flat Terrain Only

      Best Uses

      • Flatland Riding
      • Neighborhood Cruising

      Comments:

      I like this bike and it's design is beautiful. I have a lot of people ask me about it. I got it because I have a medical condition that makes falls dangerous, and it is sturdy and safe. Maybe too sturdy. My only complaint is that this bike is SO heavy that the only way to ride it is to leave my house and ride around the neighborhood avoiding hills - because I cannot get this thing up a hill! I think most people would need a motor to get up even an average hill, and unfortunately I live at the top of a hill, so it's kind of embarrassing to have to get off my trike and walk it up hill to get home. Also it is impossible to take it anywhere unless you have some kind of trailer - it is not portable. It's good for small grocery runs and taking my small dog for a spin - he loves the basket! For me this trike is more of a utility vehicle, and not recreational since I can't go far with needing to avoiding hills.

      • Gift:
      • No
       
      5.0

      "I would buy this product again and again"

      By Ellie Mae

      from Rainbow City, AL

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Pros

      • Handles Well
      • Lightweight
      • Durable
      • Comfortable
      • Great Components
      • Attractive Design

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Fun

        Comments:

        I cannot fall, so I need the stability of a third wheel. This bike is the greatest thing for me. Love it!

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        Option Barcode Manufacturer's Part Number
        Black 00072774683130 68313
        Metallic Blue 00072774683123 68312
        Metallic Mint 00072774688852 68885
        Raspberry 00072774683147 68314
        Metallic Red 00072774683116 68311
        Pearl White 00072774687190 68719
         

         HOURS MON 10-6:45 ,TUE 10-6:45, WED 10-6:45,THUR 10-7:45,FRI 10-6:45,SAT10-6 ,SUN 12-4                         121EAST MAIN STREET, Riverhead, NY 11901  |  Phone: 631-591-3082

        Email Us at info@twinforksbicycles.Com