What are those weights? Well, you're looking at around 870g for
the frame (Medium, painted, with uncut seatmast, excluding metal
parts, ±3%) and just 335g for the fork (±3%, uncut steerer).
OPEN have ditched the flatmount adapters to keep weight to a
minimum, meaning that the MIN.D will only run 160mm rotors, but
that's an eminently sensible decision in our opinion.
Clearance for larger volume tyres is a big part of the comfort
recipe, so the MIN.D will accept tyres up to 32mm wide.
Geometry is the other major factor, and OPEN have paid
particular attention to finding the perfect blend between long
distance comfort, nimble handling and performance:
Our fit geometry is sportive (we still want to go fast) but with
a realistic saddle-to-handlebar drop and reach. Our steering
geometry is different from the traditional road bike standard,
coupling agile handling to rock-solid stability.
The internal cable routing is of course ready for electronic,
but will also work with Shimano's latest generation mechanical
There's just one stock paint colour available, a stunning deep
Midnight Blue with OPEN's colour panel accents. But of course
there's also their customary "Ready to Paint" option - allowing you
to choose your own unique paint scheme (we have close links with a
number of brilliant paint shops who can work with you to find the
The MIN.D is due to start shipping within the next 60 days. To
discuss build options, fit, or to pre-order yours, get in touch now.