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Node D8

Node D8

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The Node D8 is the workhorse of our Around-Town bike family. With big wheels, comfortable tires, and swept-back handlebars, it’s as comfortable and solid as a Dutch city-bike, but it folds down small—in 10 seconds flat.

  • New colors and updated styling
  • 8-speed drivetrain for all the range you need in the city
  • Shimano Claris derailleur for reliable shifting and durability
  • Swept-back handlebars offer an upright and comfortable riding position
  • Andros™ handlebar stem for tool-free riding position adjustments on the fly
  • Includes integrated Freelance™ Fenders and Freight™ Rack
  • Schwalbe Big Apple tires with Kevlar puncture protection
  • Folds in under 10 seconds for storage or transport
  • Optional integrated lighting with electricity-generating hub


Wheel size 24" wheels
Speeds 1 x 8
Weight 13.3 kg (29.3 lb)
Folding size 39 x 86 x 84 cm (15.4" x 33.9" x 33.1")
Folding time 10 sec
Frame sizes One size
Gear inches 33" - 96" (2.64 - 7.67 m)
Distance:Seatpost to handlebars Min: 670 mm (26.4") Max: 730 mm (28.7")
Distance: Saddle to pedal Min: 795 mm (31.3") Max: 1050 mm (41.3")
Suggested rider height 148 - 195 cm (4'10" - 6'5")
Frame Tern Node, aluminum, 2 patented technologies
Fork Integrated, hi-tensile steel
Handlepost Tern Physis 3D, 3D forged, 5 patented technologies
Stem Tern Andros, adjustable, forged construction, patented technology
Headset Flux, cartridge bearings, Physis integrated
Handlebar Tern Sweep, 6061-Al, Tern Andros butted
Grips/bar tape Velo ergonomic, lock-on
Saddle BioLogic Como DLX
Seatpost SuperOversize, 6061-Al, micro-adjust clamp
Seatpost clamp SuperOverize, 6061-Al
Front brake V, aluminum, linear spring
Rear brake V, aluminum, linear spring
Brake levers V, aluminum bracket/lever
Brake cable & housing Anti-compression housing, slick cables
Front hub Aluminum; Opt: Shimano 1.5W dynamo
Rear hub Formula, 8 spd cassette, QR
Spokes and nipples Sapim Leader, stainless steel
Rims Doublewall aluminum
Tires Schwalbe Big Apple, 50-507, puncture protection, Reflex
Shifter(s) Shimano trigger, 1 x 8 spd
Rear derailleur Shimano Claris
Crankset Cold-forged 6061 aluminum crank arms, hand-polished
Cassette/freewheel Shimano, 11-30T, 8 spd
Bottom bracket Cartridge, sealed bearings
Chain 8 spd
Pedals Folding, alloy body
Shifter cable & housing SP
Bell Aluminum
Kickstand Deluxe center mount
Luggage socket Yes
Front light Opt: Tern Valo 2
Rear light Opt: Deluxe LED
Fenders Freelance, stainless hardware
Rack(s) Tern Freight Rack
Satin Midnight