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Thule Bike Frame Adaptor

£29.93(inc VAT) £33.99
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The Thule Bike Frame Adaptor 982 is an indispensable accessory for cycling enthusiasts who frequently transport their bikes. Designed by Thule, a leader in outdoor and transportation solutions, this adaptor caters specifically to bicycles with non-standard frames, such as women's bikes, BMXs, downhill bikes, and full-suspension trail bikes. Its extendable design, adjustable from 56 to 67 cm, allows for a custom fit between the bike's seat post and headset, facilitating easy mounting on carriers including the Thule HangOn and Xpress. The black, robust construction not only ensures durability but also provides added protection for delicate frame materials like carbon, making it an essential tool for preserving your bike's integrity during transit.

The utility of the Thule Bike Frame Adaptor extends beyond simple installation; it embodies Thule's commitment to safety and convenience. By bridging the gap on bikes that lack a traditional horizontal crossbar, it enables secure attachment to rear-mounted bike carriers, thus expanding the compatibility of your bike rack to accommodate a broader range of bicycle types. This feature is particularly beneficial for riders of bespoke bicycles and those with frames that challenge conventional mounting methods. Whether you're transporting a high-end mountain bike with a delicate carbon frame or a cherished BMX, this adaptor ensures your bike arrives at its destination safely and without strain or damage to the frame.

In the world of cycling, where the safety and preservation of equipment are paramount, the Thule Bike Frame Adaptor stands out as a necessary addition to your gear. Its ability to adapt to various bike frames, coupled with the protection it offers to sensitive materials, makes it a must-have for anyone looking to transport bikes with ease and assurance. Designed with precision and the quality Thule is known for, this adaptor is not just a tool but a safeguard for your cycling investments, ensuring they can be transported securely and reliably on all your adventures.

Thule Bike Frame Adaptor Features

  • Versatile Compatibility: Adapts non-standard and sensitive frame bikes for use with Thule bike carriers.
  • Adjustable Design: Extends between 56 and 67 cm to fit bikes with a distance between seat post and headset of 580 mm to 670 mm.
  • Frame Protection: Offers additional protection for vulnerable frames, including carbon, during transport.
  • Maximum Load: Safely supports bikes up to 15 kg, catering to a wide range of bicycle types and sizes.

Key properties
  • Extendable from 560-670 mm
  • For bicycle carriers where the bicycle is placed on a platform or wheel well
  • Suitable for the Thule HangOn and the Thule Xpress, among others
  • Placement between saddle post and handlebars
  • Suitable for vulnerable frames (carbon)
  • Can also be used for mounting women's bicycles and other bicycles that do not have a standard frame

If you’ve changed your mind about keeping your purchase, please return it in its original condition with proof of purchase and we’ll exchange or refund it. Unless faulty, this should be within 30 days of receiving your order. By original condition, we’d expect this to mean that you’ve kept packaging and labels, and that the item is undamaged and unused.

For further information of how to return your item, please visit the "Returning an Unwanted/Faulty/Damaged Item" section on our Help Page.
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