9 TICINO ® TICINO 16D MEN’S / PUTTY / 16-SPEED TICINO 16D LADIES’ / PEARL WHITE / 16-SPEED Butted 6061-T6 Aluminum Frameset • Traditional Hand-Brazed Investment-Cast Crown, Tapered-Leg, Chromoly Fork • Shimano 16-Speed 2300 Drivetrain • Shimano SL-440 Rapidfire Shifters • Ticino Forged Alloy Compact Double 50/39T Crankset • Tektro Cantilever Brakes [Men’s] Alloy Center-Pulls [Ladies’] • 32h Low Flange Hubset • Electra Elite High-Polished Double-Wall Alloy Rims w/Stainless Eyelets • 700 x 35c Tires • Ticino Dual-Density Saddle • Ticino Touring Pedals • Hand-Brazed Chromoly Quill Stem • Hammered Alloy Fenders • Alloy Rear Carrier TICINO 16D Constructed with a 6061 alloy butted frame and adorned with an Electra proprietary mirror-polished 50/39T compact double, forged alloy crankset along with Shimano 2300 derailleurs and SL-440 Rapidfire shifters. The handcrafted, smooth-brazed, chromed stem and high-polished Electra Elite double-wall alloy rims are retro-chic, as are the putty and pearl white paint options. Ticino crest and bears represent the German and Swiss roots of Electra’s founders. Bar-end brake levers matched to proprietary ergo base-wrapped grips for the utmost in comfort and control. Electra Elite alloy rims are built with doublewall construction and stainless steel eyelets for superior strength.