STRAEL 3.0 DEPOSIT

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STRAEL 3.0

Our flagship model, the bike that started it all. The Strael is our four seasons road bike. A bike designed with as little compromise as possible; the tube set and handling of a steel race bike with the function, utility and practicality of an audax bike. If riding on tarmac is your thing, then this could be the only bike you need. Fast and efficient with incredible comfort. It has confidence inspiring handling when descending and cornering at speed, with the tube forming and geometry working in harmony.We felt it would be difficult to improve on the Strael 2.0, so it’s taken two years of development to further push the design forward; requiring new factories, new tooling, new tubing and new process. It’s a fantastic product that showcases what is possible with the material, while offering unrivaled functionality and detailing.

Here is what is new on the Strael 3.0:

  • Clearance for 36mm (width as measured) tyres.
  • Reynolds 853 downtube with revised butting profile.
  • Reynolds 725 chainstays with custom forming and shaping that is unlike anything you’ve seen on a steel frame.
  • Size specific top tube and seat stays for sizes 61R and 61T. Designed for bigger, stronger riders.
  • Bentley x Fairlight Mk.2 dropouts.
  • Anraed 3.0 fork with internal dynamo routing and improved tyre clearance.
  • 3rd bottle mount for endurance riding and full frame bags.
  • Full dynamo integration for running rear lights.
  • Solar pattern graphics.
  • Colour matched fork as standard.

READ THE STRAEL 3.0 REVIEWS:

Bike Radar – 5 STARSJune 2021“the Fairlight Strael 3.0 would be my pick of the steel disc brake road bikes on the market today..I simply cannot imagine wanting more from a steel road bike” CLICK HERE TO READ

Road.cc – 5 STARSJune 2021“I didn’t think the Strael 2.0 could be improved on, but Dom and the team at Fairlight have achieved it! The Strael 3.0 is a beautiful bike to ride, just simply stunning.” CLICK HERE TO READ

Just Ride Bikes – June 2021“The BEST steel road bike I’ve ever ridden!” :

READ THE DETAILED DESIGN NOTES:

VIEW THE DETAILED DESIGN NOTES

 

VIEW THE STRAEL 3.0 LOOKBOOK:

VIEW THE STRAEL 3.0 LOOKBOOK

 

UK PRICING:
Frameset – Starting from £1,299
Shimano 105 Build – Starting from £2,399
Shimano Ultegra Build – Starting from £2,899
Shimano Ultegra Di2 Build – Starting from £3,799
Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Build – Price on request

Click the button below to see our up to date UK pricelist and upgrade options:

VIEW THE UK PRICELIST

EU, EUROPE, US & REST OF THE WORLD PRICING:

Click the button below to see our up to date pricelist for EU, Europe, US and Rest of the World:

VIEW THE INTERNATIONAL PRICELIST

 

ORDER PROCESS:

  1. Current availability dates are shown in the table below.
  2. Allocate your frameset by selecting your size, colour and build options. Pay your £750 deposit. Please note the deposit is refundable up until the point we begin your build.
  3. We will send you an email confirming your order and build slot.
  4. You will be emailed an invoice link approx 3 weeks before your build is due. The balance must be paid in full no later than one week (7 days) prior to your allocated build slot.
  5. Your Strael 3.0 will be delivered to you by TNT (UK) or DHL (International). More shipping info, including pricing, can be found here

AVAILABILITY:

Below is the table for frame availability.  Please check the groupset dropdown, at the top of the page, for groupset availability information.  Due to high demand, not all groupsets are available when frames are available.

Size & Colour Full-Bike Availability Frameset Availability Unsold frames available
for this date.
51R Deep Orange Late March 2022 Late March 2022 3
51R Putty Late March 2022 Late March 2022 3
51R Deep Grey Late March 2022 Late March 2022 3
51T Deep Orange Late March 2022 Late March 2022 2
51T Putty Late July 2022 Late July 2022 1
51T Deep Grey Late July 2022 Late July 2022 2
54R Deep Orange Late March 2022 Late March 2022 2
54R Putty Late March 2022 Late March 2022 3
54R Deep Grey Late July 2022 Late July 2022 5
54T Deep Orange Late October 2021 Late October 2021 3
54T Putty Late March 2022 Late March 2022 5
54T Deep Grey Late March 2022 Late March 2022 5
56R Deep Orange Late October 2021 Late October 2021 1
56R Putty Late March 2022 Late March 2022 2
56R Deep Grey Late March 2022 Late March 2022 5+
56T Deep Orange Late March 2022 Late March 2022 5+
56T Putty Late March 2022 Late March 2022 5+
56T Deep Grey Late March 2022 Late March 2022 4
58R Deep Orange Late March 2022 Late March 2022 5
58R Putty Late March 2022 Late March 2022 3
58R Deep Grey Late March 2022 Late March 2022 3
58T Deep Orange Late March 2022 Late March 2022 5
58T Putty Late March 2022 Late March 2022 2
58T Deep Grey Late March 2022 Late March 2022 4
61R Deep Orange Late March 2022 Late March 2022 2
61R Putty Late March 2022 Late March 2022 2
61R Deep Grey Late March 2022 Late March 2022 1
61T Deep Orange Contact For Availability Contact For Availability Out of Stock
61T Putty Contact For Availability Contact For Availability Out of Stock
61T Deep Grey Late July 2022 Late July 2022 4
Table last updated: 16:36 GMT on the 29/07/2021 (subject to change)

SIZING INFO:

Find your fit by using our fit guide here

The frame geometry is here

FRAMESET SPEC, TECH & COMPATABILITY:

  • Tubes made in Birmingham, England. Frames hand-built in mainland Europe.
  • Full Reynolds frame including a custom butted and formed Reynolds 853 front triangle and Reynolds 725 rear triangle.
  • Custom 0.7/0.4/0.7 Reynolds 853 top tube. 20 x 30mm oval.
  • Custom 0.75/0.45/0.75 Reynolds 853 down tube. 30 x 40mm bi-oval.
  • Reynolds 725 22.2mm custom formed chainstays @ 0.8/0.6mm butting.
  • Reynolds 725 14mm non-taper seat stays @ 0.6mm wall thickness.
  • Fairlight Anraed 3 100x12mm full carbon Fork with 1.1/2″-1.1/8″ tapered steerer. Internal dynamo routing. More info here
  • Bentley x Fairlight Mk.2 142x12mm flat-mount dropouts.
  • Front and rear Fairlight axles.
  • Fairlight 3D printed cable guide.
  • Di2 compatible.
  • Internal routing for rear dynamo lamps. Drive and non-drive mounting options. See design notes.
  • Front and rear mudguard mounts.
  • Rear rack mounts
  • 3 sets of bottle bosses.
  • Sizes 58R, 58T, 61R, 61T have a 3rd bottle boss on the seat tube for mounting the bottle cage higher.
  • Tyre clearance (based on actual width) – 700 x 36.
  • Tyre clearance with mudguards – 700 x 28 (with 35mm guards), 700 x 32 (with 45mm guards – modified).
  • Note: Tyre heights can vary depending on tread pattern and brand. Rim widths can also have a significant effect on tyre height. As well as this front derailleurs can vary in size. So the above measurements are a guide only. They are based on CAD drawing information and actual physical tests with a range of tyres.
  • 68mm threaded BB shell.
  • Compatible with all double road chainsets. 46T max single.
  • 28.6mm band on front derailleur.
  • 27.2mm seatpost.
  • Maximum 160mm disc rotors front and rear.
  • SHIS Headset specificaiton – ZS44/28.6 | EC44/40.

 

Additional information

Size

51R, 51T, 54R, 54T, 56R, 56T, 58R, 58T, 61R, 61T

Colour

Deep Orange, Deep Grey, Putty

Build

Frameset only, Shimano 105 (Earliest Availability is January 2022), Shimano Ultegra (Earliest Availability is March 2022), Shimano Ultegra Di2 (Earliest Availability is November 2021), Shimano Dura Ace (Earliest Availability is April 2022), Shimano Dura Ace Di2 (Earliest April 2022)

Headset

No Headset or seatclamp, FSA Orbit ITA headset & Black alloy seatclamp, Hope headset & seatclamp – Black, Hope headset & seatclamp – Silver, Hope headset & seatclamp – Orange, Hope headset & seatclamp – Purple, Hope headset & seatclamp – Red, Hope headset & seatclamp – Blue, Chris King – Black, Chris King – Silver, Chris King – Matte Mango, Chris King – Matte Slate

Wheels

N/A – Frameset only, Fulcrum Racing 7 DB (standard on 105 and Rival 1x builds), Hunt 4 season 24/24 (standard on Ultegra, Force, UltegraDi2 and Dura Ace builds), Hope 20Five RS4 32/32 centrelock – Black, Hope 20Five RS4 32/32 centrelock – Silver, Hope 20Five RS4 32/32 centrelock – Orange, Hope 20Five RS4 32/32 centrelock – Purple, Hope 20Five RS4 32/32 centrelock – Red, Hope 20Five RS4 32/32 centrelock – Blue, Hope 20 Five RS4 with SON Deluxe Dynamo 32/32, Hunt Carbon 30 Aero disc, Hunt Carbon 30 Gravel disc

Tyres

N/A – Frameset only, Conti Gatorskin wire 28c (standard on 105 and Rival 1x builds), Conti GP5000 28mm (standard on Ultegra, Force, UltegraDi2 and Dura Ace builds), Conti GP5000 28mm Tubeless compatible (set up with inner tubes), Conti GP 4 Season 28mm, Conti GP 4 Season 32mm

Stem length

N/A – Frameset only, 70mm, 80mm, 90mm (standard recommendation on 51R, 51T), 100mm (standard recommendation on 54R, 54T), 110mm (standard recommendation on 56R, 56T, 58R, 58T), 120mm (standard recommendation on 61R, 61T), 130mm

Bar width

N/A – Frameset only, 400mm c-c (standard recommendation on 51R, 51T), 420mm c-c (standard recommendation on 54R, 54T, 56R, 56T), 440mm c-c (standard recommendation on 58R, 58T, 61R, 61T)

Crank length

N/A – Frameset only, 170mm (standard recommendation on 51R, 51T), 172.5mm (standard recommendation on 54R, 54T, 56R, 56T), 175mm (standard recommendation on 58R, 58T, 61R, 61T)

Brakes

N/A – Frameset only, Left lever for rear, right lever for front – UK, AUS, NZ, JPN, Left lever for front, right lever for rear – EU, US, Rest of the World

Frameset Build options

1X Mechanical Shifting (includes Di2 hole bungs and a 1x cable guide.), 2X Mechanical Shifting (includes Di2 hole bungs and a 2x cable guide.), 1X Di2 Electronic Shifting (includes 2 grommets, 1 bung and a wire clip. No cable guides.), 2X Di2 Electronic Shifting (includes 3 grommets and a wire clip. No cable guides.), 1X / 2X SRAM AXS Electronic Shifting (includes Di2 hole bungs. No cable guides.), N/A – Full bike being purchased from Fairlight.

Lighting sets

SON Edelux 2 Front Light – fitted, SON Edelux 2 Front and SON Rear Light with Fairlight Mount – fitted Non-Drive Side, SON Edelux 2 Front and SON Rear Light with Fairlight Mount – fitted Drive Side, NO LIGHTS

Bottle Cages

NO BOTTLE CAGES – Not available to order at this time – Please read below for stock information.