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ZOOM / Center kickstand




Futuristic new design
Synergy of Aluminium and Plastic to achieve the best result relation of weight and stability (aluminium casting with fibre plastic, stainless screws and nuts, brand logo printed, unique and patented spring mechanism)
Casting part polished and powder coated (black, metallic-silver, titan like); stainless parts w/o treatment, plastic part (black)
The length is assuring that the lengths will remain fixed after having been originally adjusted. Weight 250 g, 30 kg max load
Easy to handle the kickstand with the foot, as it is designed. Increased surface of the foot to improve the stand stability.
The kickstand can be disassembled in single parts and recyclable!
The kickstand has passed all tests of the company owned testing process according the DIN-Norms.
PLETSCHER/ESGE is well known for years in the bicycle industry.
The model will be presented the first time at the Eurobike show 2005.
This kickstand will be available for delivery from October, 2005.

Client / Manufacturer

Gebrüder Pletscher AG

Gebrüder Pletscher AG
Martahlen, Switzerland


Gebrüder Pletscher AG

Gebrüder Pletscher AG
Martahlen, Switzerland