The R60 series bikes (aka "Sabers") were introduced in 2000, and were all dual 26" wheel high racers. The R65 had better components than the R64, while the R68 was the top of the line titanium frame. The rear brake is mounted to the top back of the main frame tube.

This beautiful R64 has these specs:   27 Speed   Gearing front triple 52,43,30   12-25 rear   ARC Profile carbon fork   Shimano Deore LX shifter/brake   Shimano 105 derailleurs   Truvativ Elita crank   Velocity Spartacus 650 wheels/michelins   Mirrcycle mirrors   Click images to enlarge.

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2004 Vision R64 Saber

MSRP (new) Unspecified
Weight 27
Sizes Unspecified
Colors Crystal Orange, Mercury Silver

Frame & Fork
Frame Construction TIG-welded
Frame Tubing Material Chromoly
Fork Brand & Model Vision
Fork Material Chromoly, unicrown crown
Rear Shock Not applicable

Hubs Shimano 105
Rims Alex AL-DA22
Tires 650 x 23c Kenda Koncept
Spoke Brand Stainless steel, straight gauge
Spoke Nipples Brass nipples

Component Group Recumbent Mix
Brakeset Shimano 105 Dual Pivot brakes, Shimano Deore LX levers
Shift Levers Shimano Deore LX RapidFire
Front Derailleur Shimano FD-443
Rear Derailleur Shimano 105 GS
Crankset TruVativ Elita, 30/42/52 teeth
Pedals Not included
Bottom Bracket TruVativ ISIS cartridge
BB Shell Width Unspecified
Rear Cogs 9-speed, 12 - 25 teeth
Chain SRAM PC-59, 1/2 x 3/32"
Seatpost Not applicable
Saddle Vision
Handlebar Vision
Handlebar Extensions Not applicable
Handlebar Stem Aluminum threadless
Headset 1 1/8" threaded Cane Creek