2017 Saiko 20″
– Price: $409.99
Moving into the entry to mid-level completes, we have the Saiko 20″. This bike is also available in a smaller 18″ version, which we will look at next. The Saiko 20″ has a 1020 Hi-Ten steel frame with a chromoly down tube, 75-degree head tube angle, 71.5-degree seat tube angle, 11.75″ bottom bracket height, 8.6″ standover height and a 13.2″ chainstay length. You can find an Integrated head tube, gusset on the down tube and welded on seat stay brake mounts and guides on the frame as well. The fork is a Radio Bikes AM 20 with 1020 Hi-Ten steel legs and a chromoly steerer tube and the bars are 1020 Hi-Ten steel with an 8.6″ rise, 28.75″ width, 11-degrees of backsweep and 2-degrees of upsweep. The rest of the bike is decked out with Radio Bikes, Salt and Salt Plus parts…
GRIPS: SALT “EX” grips
STEM: SALT “AM” top loading stem, 50mm reach
HEADSET: SALT “PRO” int. headset, sealed bearing
CRANKS: RADIO “Rookie” tubular 3pc crank crmo 170mm, 8 spline
BOTTOM BRACKET: Mid size, press fit, sealed bearing
PEDALS: SALT “AM” nylon/fibreglass pedals
CHAIN: SALT “AM” chain, 510h type
SPROCKET: RADIO “AM” steel 25t sprocket
SEAT: RADIO “Century” mid padded combo seat
SEAT CLAMP: RADIO slim alloy seatclamp
DRIVER: 9t cassette driver, loose ball
FRONT HUB: RADIO “Rookie” steel hub, lb 3/8″s, 36h
REAR HUB: RADIO “AM” cassette hub, semi-sealed, 9t, 14mm, 36h
FRONT RIM: SALT “Valon” rim, straight single wall, 36h
REAR RIM: SALT “Valon” rim, straight single wall, 36h
TIRES: SALT “Tracer” tires, 2.35 ” front & rear
PEGS: RADIO “AM” 35mm x 89mm steel pegs (1 pair)
LEVER: RADIO “AM” alloy brake lever
BRAKES: SALT “MOTO XL” alloy u-brake-rear
WEIGHT: 11.64kg (25.66lbs) w/o pegs & front brake
The 2017 Saiko 20″ is a great all around bike for the entry level rider with a price tag of $409.99. You can take it to the skatepark, dirt jumps or some light street without any problems. The Saiko 20″ comes in two colors; Matte Black and Metallic Blue, with a 20.6″ top tube that is ideal for the smaller rider.
Salt AM top load stem with a 50mm reach.
Radio Bikes Radio Tubular 3-piece cranks and the AM steel 25-tooth sprocket.
Salt AM Nylon pedals.
Radio Bikes Century Mid size seat and post combo.
Radio Bikes AM cassette hub with semi-sealed bearings, 9-tooth unsealed driver and a 14mm axle.
Radio Bikes Rookie steel front hub with a 3/8″ male axle.
Salt Tracer 2.35″ tires can be found on the front and rear wheel.
The 2017 Saiko 20″ complete in Matte Black.
Learn more about the Saiko 20″ and view more photos on the Radio Bikes website.
That wraps up the 20″ version of the 2017 Saiko, now let’s check out the 18″ version!