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PALACE 3 ULTEGRA R8000 DISC

£2750.00 (inc VAT)

With a full Ultegra spec, handbuilt wheels and full Deda finishing kit combined to make the bike everything you need from a performance bike.

"who needs carbon when aluminium is this good"

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PALACE 3 ULTEGRA R8000 DISC

PALACE 3 ULTEGRA R8000 DISC

Regular price £ 2,079.17 GBP Sale

UK ONLY - £2750 (inc VAT)

***There is currently a 2 week lead time on our full builds***

* IMAGES MAY DIFFER FROM SPECIFICATION

WEALD ULTEGRA R8000 DISC
CARBON WHEEL UPGRADE OPTIONS

Note: Adding carbon wheels will typically add 5-6 weeks to the build time.

WHAT SIZE?

WHICH OF THESE THREE OPTIONS BEST DESCRIBE YOU?

OPEN A, B OR C TO GET MORE HELP ON CHOOSING YOUR SIZE

A - I KNOW HOW TALL I AM OR HOW LONG MY LEGS ARE

WHAT SIZE BOWMAN FITS ME?

See where your size puts you in the Bowman size range

ARE YOU IN BETWEEN SIZES?

The 'Ape Index' - a ratio between height and arm span - can be helpful if you're in between sizes and not sure which way to go.

First - measure your height + measure your arm span

Then if:

Span is shorter than height - pick the smaller frame

Span is larger than height - chose the larger frame

DROP US AN EMAIL IF YOUR UNSURE OR WANT TO DOUBLE CHECK

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B - I WANT TO REPLICATE MY CURRENT POSITION

The aim here is to closely match the stack and reach of your bike to a Bowman frame

Stack and reach - a brief explainer

Stack - this is the relative height of the headtube - a larger stack height will mean a higher handlebar position with the same amount of spacers.

Reach - this is the bikes relative length. - a larger reach will result in the handlebars being further away with the same length stem

1 - find your current stack and reach

On your current bike or frame manufacturer's website, check the geometry table and make a note of the stack and reach measurements of the bike of which your replicating the fit.

Missing stack and reach data or can't find your bike?

This site may have that information

2 - replicate your position

Using best match Bowman stack and reach - work out a stem length and height to match your fit.

EG: If your current bike has 20mm of spacers, and a Bowman frame is 10mm taller in stack, the handlebar position can be replicated by running 10mm less spacers.

You will be able to replicate how stretched you feel (handlebars distance from the saddle) by adjusting stem length by 10-20mm)

STILL CANT FIND YOUR NUMBERS OR NEED SOME HELP?

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PALACE 3 STACK AND REACH

WEALD STACK AND REACH

PALACE 3C STACK AND REACH

C - I HAVE MY REPORT FROM A BIKE FITTER

Compare your bike fit report to Bowman frames

PALACE 3 STACK AND REACH

WEALD STACK AND REACH

PALACE 3C STACK AND REACH

Your aim when comparing fit data to Bowman Stack and Reach is to replicate your three contact points.

Sarting from the BB (and thus shoe position) replicate seat height and layback from your bike fit data sheet. From there, you can use the stack and reach numbers to ascertain which size frame allows the best fit to replicate your desired handlebar position.

At first, try to use a similar length stem as shown on your fit data sheet and then compare this to our frame fitting size guide. Unless your morphology or fit requirements are very unusual, you will likely be able to confirm your frame size calculations, with the bike fit data giving clear guidance on stem length and spacer requirements for a full build.

still unsure, or confused by the bike fit data?

email us using the form below with a query or, if you want to send us your fit data and have specific questions, attach a .pdf file from your fitter and mail it to:

info@bowman-cycles.com

MAIL US YOUR SIZING QUESTION

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SPEC HIGHLIGHTS

24MM HAND-BUILT

UK HANDBUILT BOWMAN WHEELS

DEDA FINISHING KIT

COMPLETE ULTEGRA GROUPSET

AL 24 WHEELSET

UK HANDBUILT BOWMAN AL:24 WHEELS - FULL SPEC

RIM DEPTH

INTERNAL RIM WIDTH

FREEHUB

FRONT AXLE

REAR AXLE

SPOKE COUNT

WHEEL WEIGHT

TUBELESS

24 MM

20mm

Aluminium /w steel bite guard

100mm x 12mm

142mm x 12mm

24/28

Aluminium 24mm - 1535g

Tubeless ready rims and tape

RIM PROFILE DETAIL

al:24 RIM:

24MM DEEP

25MM EXTERNAL WIDTH

20MM INTERNAL WIDTH

SPARE PART DETAIL

BEARINGS

Front - 2 x 6902

Rear - 3 x 6902, 1 x 6802

SPOKES

Sapim Race stainless

16mm Brass nipples

CARBON WHEEL UPGRADE OPTIONS

PALACE 3 ULTEGRA R8000 DISC - 56MM CARBON WHEELS - £3445

*image showing wheel reference - spec is Ultegra R800 disc on complete bike

PALACE 3 ULTEGRA R8000 DISC - 46MM CARBON WHEELS - £3445

*image showing wheel reference - spec is Ultegra R800 disc on complete bike

FRAME DETAILS MATTER

CLEAN CABLING THATS TO LIVE WITH

RETURN OF THE THREAD

SLIM, TAPERED FORK

Design for purpose is everything at Bowman, and our purpose is to create great performing bikes that work in the real world for real riders.

From threaded BBs, through standard shaped seatposts, to readily available headset bearings - a Bowman frame is simple to spec and to live with.

UK HANDBUILT BOWMAN WHEELS

Handbuilt to order in the UK, you'll never need to question the build quality of our 'off the shelf' builds.

Serviceability and longevity are core to a real world cyclists requirements.

Bowman has your back there.

Modern internal widths, with a choice of depths and materials . Whatever your goal - we've got you covered.

PALACE 3 R8000 DISC - SPECIFICATION AND TECHNICAL DETAILS

PALACE 3 R8000 DISC - FULL SPEC

Shifters and Brakes

Front derailleur

Rear derailleur

Chainset

Chain

Cassette

Rotors

Bottom bracket

Seatpost

Saddle

Stem

Handlebar

Tyres

Bar tape

Headset

Expander

Wheels

BIKE SIZE  

50,52,54,56

58,60

Ultegra R8020

FD-R8000-B

RD-R8000-GS

Ultegra R8000 52/36t

Shimano HG701

R8000 11-30

Ultegra RT800 160mm

Shimano BB-r60

Deda zero 2

Fabric Scoop Elite

Deda zero 2

Deda zero 2

28c Conti GP500o

Fabric Logo tape

BOWMAN

BOWMAN

Bowman handbuilt - Alloy 24mm, sealed cartridge bearing

component sizes:

100MM STEM, 400MM (C-C) BAR, 170mm crank

100MM STEM, 400MM (C-C BAR, 172.5mm crank

*Specification is subject to change without notice. due to availability and other factors outside of our control. We will always do our best to inform you of any significant material changes

PALACE 3 GEOMETRY

PALACE 3 TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION

Seatpost

Front mech type

Bottom bracket

Stem dimension

Front axle spacing

Rear axle spacing

Brake mount

Cable routing

Seat clamp size

Max. tyre clearance

Derailleur clamp size

27.2mm

Band on clamp

Threaded: 68mm

1:1/8” steerer tube

100mm x 12mm

142mm x 12mm

Flat Mount disc

Internal

30.5mm (included)

Upto 30mm

31.8mm

OTHER PALACE 3 OPTIONS