The Art of Folding

The Art of Folding

This article refers to Joe bikes.


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The Tern fold is simple and elegant. With a little bit of practice, it will feel like second nature, or, if you prefer, as intuitive as riding a bicycle.

 

Folding Your Bike

1 Drop Seatpost down

2 Open Frame Joint

3 Fold

4 Tuck away Handlebars

Bonus!

For a more compact folded package, remove your Pedals before Step #3.

Make sure you know how to use your Folding Joints. For a quick tutorial, click here.

To tuck away the Handlebars, see instructions below.

Joe C21

Joe D24 & P24

Joe P27

Unfolding Your Bike

1 Re-position Handlebars

2 Unfold

3 Close and lock Frame Joint

4 Raise Seatpost

5 Check that your bike is ready to ride using the ABCQD test

Bonus!

Your Seatpost has a minimum insertion point. Be sure not to lift it beyond this point.

To re-position the Handlebars, see instructions below.

Joe C21

Joe D24 & P24

Joe P27 & Joe Tour

Download our quick guide to folding