IsoTruss tubes coupling with a solid carbon fiber lug on a Delta 7 bike
The Delta 7 Ascend road bike, featuring carbon fiber/Kevlar IsoTruss tubes
Delta 7's carbon fiber/Kevlar IsoTruss tubing
The Delta 7 Arantix mountain bike, featuring carbon fiber/Kevlar IsoTruss tubes
Go ahead, stare. It’s OK, they want you to. Delta 7 Bikes currently manufactures two of the most unusual-looking bicycles on the market, the Arantix hardtail mountain bike and the Ascend road bike. Their open-lattice spider-web tubes incorporate patented IsoTruss geometric design, wherein carbon fiber and Kevlar are woven into a network of isosceles triangles. The triangles join together to form pyramid-shaped trusses, which provide incredible structural support while using a minimum of material. If you’re a bicycle-maker looking for something with a great strength-to-weight ratio, it’s hard to beat.
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