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Lightning P-38 (2008)

Price: $3,000.00

The classic P-38 is Lightning's flagship bicycle. Over 20 years old, and still going strong, the P-38 is a great all-around bike. Touring, racing, or even commuting; the P-38 does it all with aplomb.

Ask about the various available options, such as the fairing, suspended fork, or the Voyager suitcase modification for easy travel.


  • Frame - Nickel Silver brazed Multigauge CrMo space frame, available in S, M, L, or XL
  • Seat - Ergofit bend, 7005 Aluminum frame. Nylon mesh back with fitted foam cushion.
  • Steering - LCD Customlite Aluminum stem and drop bars
  • Fork - Brazed 4130, Custom True Temper Taperlite Blades
  • Colors - Azure Blue, Metallic Blue, Yellow, Metallic Green, Jet Black,Chrome Silver, Golden Guage, Crimson Red, White, Starlight Red
  • Wheelbase - 41-45.5"
  • Seat Height - 18-20"
  • Weight - 22-26 lbs
  • Fit - Rider heights 4'9"-6'8"
  • Weight Limit - 160lbs (S), 200lbs (M), 220 lbs. (L), 250 lbs. (XL)
  • Bottom Bracket - Tektro SR
  • Crankset - Shimano 105 Hollowtech 52/42/30
  • Pedals -
  • Cassette - Shimano LX 11-32, p-speed
  • Gear inches - 24.5-125"
  • F Derailler - Shimano 105
  • R Derailler - Shimano Deore LX
  • Shifters - Shimano Dura-Ace bar end shifters
  • Brake Levers - Tektro SR
  • Brakes - Avid Single Digit 7
  • Wheels - Front 16" (Std on S and M), Front 20" (std on L and XL), rear 700c. Shimano Deore LX hubs and Sun Alloy CR18 rims
  • Tires - City Jet, Panaracer Pasela

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RBR storefront

1306 S. Atherton St.
State College, PA 16801
(814) 234-4636

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