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2020

520 Disc Frame Set

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£525.00 Model 24001

520 is a steel touring bike made for the open road. It's the longest-running model in our line-up, and it's built to carry you and your gear on your longest journeys. Extra mounts, an aluminium touring fork and included headset, headset spacers, cable guides, front quick release skewer and seat post collar, make this frameset the perfect platform for your custom adventure companion.

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It's right for you if...

You measure the success of a ride by the number of beautiful views, and when you're not riding you're most likely to be found planning your next escape. You hear the call of the open road, and want a stable touring bike that's just as capable of carrying a heavy load on multi-day trips as it is on everyday rides.

The tech you get

A road-smoothing chromoly steel frame, alloy disc touring fork with a ThruSkew captured quick release skewer and extra mounts for endless cargo options. The included headset, headset spacers, cable guides and seat post collar give you a head start on building up your touring bike for your kind of adventure.

The final word

520 is a comfortable steel workhorse that's capable of everything from daily rides to expedition tours. This classic ride is ready for adventure straight out of the box.

favorite_borderWhy you'll love it

  1. 520 is built to hold up, and it's super reliable over the long haul – you'll leave this bike to someone in your will
  2. ThruSkew ensures that the front wheel will never drop out unintentionally, and makes it easier to remove your wheel without removing all of your front cargo
  3. There's no better way to see the world than from the saddle, and this is the bike that answers your wanderlust
  4. It's the longest-running model in our line-up, and we've kept it around so long because it's one of the best-loved too


Features

Specifications

*spec applies to all sizes unless otherwise noted

Frameset
Frame Trek butted chromoly disc touring, rack and mudguard mounts, 135x5 mm QR
Fork 520 alloy disc touring, rack mounts, 100x5 mm ThruSkew
Wheels
Front Skewer Trek ThruSkew
Components
Headset 1-1/8" threadless, sealed cartridge bearings



  • Weight

    Weight limit
    This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider and cargo) of 125 kg (275 lb).
  • We reserve the right to make changes to the product information contained on this site at any time without notice, including with respect to equipment, specifications, models, colors, and materials.
    Bike and frame weights are based on Trek pre-production painted frames at the time of publication. Weights may vary in final production

    Sizing & fit

    Proper bike fit is essential for best performance and comfort. Any size and geometry measurements shown on trekbikes.com are for general comparison purposes only. To find your perfect fit, visit an authorised Trek retailer, where an expert skilled at sizing will help you find the appropriate bike and size for your individual needs.

     

    Rider Height

    Inseam

    All measurements provided in cm unless otherwise stated.

    Frame size number Wheel size A — Seat tube B — Seat tube angle C — Head tube length D — Head angle E — Effective top tube F — Bottom bracket height G — Bottom bracket drop H — Chainstay length I — Offset J — Trail K — Wheelbase L — Standover M — Frame reach N — Frame stack
    48 cm 700c 44.0 74.3° 11.5 69.5° 52.0 27.4 7.5 45.0 5.2 7.4 104.1 71.3 36.8 54.0
    51 cm 700c 48.2 74.0° 12.5 70.0° 53.1 27.4 7.5 45.0 5.2 7.1 104.5 74.1 37.3 55.1
    54 cm 700c 51.2 73.8° 14.0 71.0° 54.3 27.8 7.0 45.0 5.2 6.5 104.8 76.8 37.8 56.5
    57 cm 700c 54.3 73.5° 16.0 71.8° 55.7 27.8 7.0 45.0 5.2 5.9 105.2 79.4 38.3 58.7
    60 cm 700c 57.5 73.0° 20.0 71.8° 58.3 27.8 7.0 45.0 5.2 5.9 107.4 82.6 39.2 62.5
    63 cm 700c 60.5 72.8° 23.0 72.3° 60.3 27.8 7.0 45.0 5.2 5.6 108.6 85.4 40.0 65.5

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