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Ridgeback Comet '01

Ridgeback Comet '01

Great value aluminium-framed UK-designed hybrid

No Longer Available

Product Description

A nicely spec'd hybrid, the Comet is a perfect example of the kind of clean design that encouraged us to rediscover Ridgeback and restore it to the heart of our range. Designed in the UK for UK riding conditions, Ridgeback frames are guaranteed for life. An example of the care they take is to specify Finish Line Teflon Grease for all their headset bearings. Anti rust additives create a high performance grease that outlasts others three-fold.


  • Lightweight comfortable aluminium frame with steel rigid fork - suitable for fitting full length mudguards to if required
  • Shimano 21-speed EZ Fire shifters - a precise push-button alternative to ubiquitous twist shifters at this price.
  • Shimano C-50 rear / T301 Nexave front gears - a step up from
  • Tourney Alloy 28/38/48 chainset and 13-34 cassette make for genuine, climb-every-mountain, attack-every-flat, MegaRange gearing
Technical Data


7005 Series aluminium


Hi tensile steel


Alex X-101 rims

Alloy hubs

 700 x 38 City Slick tyres


Shimano EZFire 21-speed

Shimano C50 rear / T301 front derailleurs

 Shimano 13-34 freewheel

Alloy chainset 28/38/48

 Nylon pedals


Alloy V-brakes with Shimano levers


Satin-finish riser bars and stem

Saddle:Comfort saddle on alloy seatpost


S, M, L, XL


Matt Steel Blue



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