Five Factory

From the 2016 Archive

You can find the current Five Factory here.

RRP from: GBP £4,600.00

2016 Five Factory Shown in Jet Black colour
2016 Five Factory Shown in Jet Black colour
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Overview  

The Orange constant, trail bike brilliance.

While we have a full range of models from 700C urban whippets right through to World Cup downhill monsters, every one with Orange Bikes DNA, there is one bike that many people see as our defining icon; the category defying Orange Five.

It is no secret that it is our best selling model, and it wears that crown for a reason. When push comes to shove the Orange Five will step up to the mark in just about any situation. To tip our hats to an old fairytale, it's the Goldilocks bike in our line-up. Not too big, not too small, for people in the know (and even those who are not) it is 'just right'.

With this new version, by comparison to the previous incarnations, it's a little longer (10 mm to be precise), a little stiffer (15% to be exact), a little slacker (0.5° to be accurate) but overall it is still undeniably a Five, it always will be. Still 140 mm of travel, still handbuilt in Britain, still single-pivot reliable, still loads of fun out on the trail.

The new refinements bring a longer wheelbase, improving climbing capability, reducing the front's urge to lift on steep ascents, and makes an already benchmark descender even more sure-footed and confident. A new lighter shock mount has been designed to improve stress dispersal through the downtube. Not that we had a problem there really, it's always good when we can make things a little better. 

Built to go anywhere and back. Since we we launched the first Five over ten years ago we have had an incredibly low failure rate. In the last 12 months it was just 0.47%. That's not a made up statistic, we double checked our records to be sure. It means the five year warranty we provide is rarely called upon.

There are three basic model packs available, Five Pro and Five RS and the new Five Factory. Each with a plethora of custom options to built the perfect version for you. What are you waiting for?

The facts

Why the Five Factory

  • Frame Handbuilt in Britain
  • Five year frame warranty
  • Aggressive trail geometry
  • Long toptube and wheelbase for high-speed stability
  • Internal dropper routing
  • Suspension: 140mm front & rear
  • Fox 34 Factory 140mm Kashima Fork
  • Fox Float DPS EVOL Factory Kashima Shock
  • SRAM XO1, 1x11 Drivetrain
  • SRAM Guide RS Brakes 200mm/180mm Rotors
  • Hope Pro II Evo + Easton Arc 27 Tubeless Wheelset
  • RockShox Reverb Stealth Seatpost
  • Race Face Cockpit with Race Face SixC Riser 35 Carbon Bore 800mm Bar

This Factory spec is a no holds barred specification for the Five. With a state of the art SRAM XO1 1x11 drivetrain, RockShox Reverb Dropper post and Fox Factory Kashima suspension components this model is stellar.

Specs & Options  

Five Factory

Five Factory £4,600.00
Total price: £4,600.00

Sizes and Colours

Sizes
  • S
  • M
  • L
  • XL
Colour
Decals
White Decals

Frame & Fork

6061-T6 Monocoque/Reynolds Custom Butted Aluminium Tube. Wheel Size: 27.5 Rear wheel travel: 140

Fork
Fox 34 Factory 140mm Kashima
Rear Shock
Fox Float DPS EVOL Factory Kashima

Fox Float X EVOL Factory Kashima

New Generation Float X improves from the inside out.

  • New damper offers improved bump absorption and control.
  • 3 on the fly options to match every ridrs needs
  • EVOL air sleeve increases intitail sensitvity
  • Factory Series feature genuine Kashima Coat
Headset
Hope 4F 49mm Headtube Tapered Steerer Black

Hope 4F 49mm Headtube Tapered Steerer Orange

Hope 4F 49mm Headtube Tapered Steerer Orange

The Hope 4F headset uses an integral (or Zero Stack) top cup that fits within the height of the headtube, and an external bottom cup to facilitate the tapered steerer fork. The bearings are stainless steel; sealed, reliable and replaceable. The cups, taper ring and crown race (split for easy installation) are all machined in Barnoldswick to finish the best headset on the market. Fit and forget perfection. Dimensions: ZS49/28.6 EC49/40

Rear Axle
Maxle Axle QR 12mm, 142mm Hub Spacing

Wheels & Tyres

Hope Pro II Evo in orange + Easton Arc 27

Hope Pro II Evo in orange + Easton Arc 27

Hope Pro II EVO hubs are machined from a solid billet of 2014 T6 aluminium in Barnoldswick, England. The new design features a thicker axle configuration to increase stiffness and durability with any dropout system. Spinning on cartridge bearings and protected by a frictionless labyrinth seal, the hub is driven by a twenty-four tooth steel ratchet with four pawls engaging the system. Quality doesn't get much better, the Pro II EVO hub will last longer and roll further than any other. Now featuring the latest 40T freehub body.

The Easton ARC is a rim only option engineered to suit a variety of tyre volumes and riding styles. The ARC 27 has a 27mm internal width. Ready to attack any trail, this tubeless-ready design features a bead barb to lock tubeless tyres in place.

This wheelset will come set up tubeless.

Wheelset
Hope Pro II Evo Black + Easton Arc 27
Tyres
Maxxis Minion DHF 3C Exo TR/High Roller II Exo TR

Drivetrain

Crankset
Race Face SixC Direct Mount 30t
Chain Device
MRP 1X Guide
Rear Mech
SRAM X01 Carbon 11spd
Cassette
SRAM XG-1195 11spd
Shifters
SRAM GX1 11spd
Bottom Bracket
Race Face External BB
Chain

Braking

Brakes
SRAM Guide RS 200mm/180mm

Hope Tech 3 E4 203/183 Floating Black

Hope's Tech 3 lever matched with the E4 caliper offers an excellent brake, perfect for the all mountain enduro rider. Comes with black standard hoses.

Hope Tech 3 E4 203/183 Floating Orange

Hope Tech 3 E4 203/183 Floating Orange

Hope's Tech 3 lever matched with the E4 caliper offers an excellent brake, perfect for the all mountain enduro rider. Comes with black standard hoses.

Finishing Kit

Women's Saddle - Orange SDG Allure

Orange and SDG co-branded custom women's specific saddle.

Stem
Race Face Atlas M35
Handlebar
Race Face SixC Riser 35 Bar Bore 800mm
Grips
2016 Strange Lock-On
Seatpost
RockShox Reverb Stealth Connectamajig
Saddle
SDG Bel-Air 2.0 Strange Edition
Seat Clamp
Hope Bolted Black

Hope Bolted Orange

Hope Bolted Orange

The Hope seat clamp is machined from billet aluminium to match the rest of your Hope components.

Hope QR Black

The Hope seat clamp is machined from billet aluminium to match the rest of your Hope components.

Hope QR Orange

Hope QR Orange

The Hope seat clamp is machined from billet aluminium to match the rest of your Hope components.

Pedals

Hope F20 Flat Pedal Black

Hope F20 Flat Pedal Black

Featuring a concave platform machined from 2014 T6 Aluminium alloy for strength and laced with 20 pins to keep your foot exactly where you want it, even in the rough stuff.

Hope F20 Flat Pedal Orange

Hope F20 Flat Pedal Orange

Featuring a concave platform machined from 2014 T6 Aluminium alloy for strength and laced with 20 pins to keep your foot exactly where you want it, even in the rough stuff.

Mudguards

Performance Packs

Accessories

Derailleur Hanger

Derailleur Hanger

An additional deraileur hanger to fit this model. It's always useful to have a spare with you.

Front Fender - Grey

Keep the mud out of your eyes and your bike looking sharp with this Orange Bikes Fender.

Fitted using the supplied Cable Ties

Front Fender - Orange

Keep the mud out of your eyes and your bike looking sharp with this Orange Bikes Fender.

Fitted using the supplied Cable Ties

Front Fender - White

Keep the mud out of your eyes and your bike looking sharp with this Orange Bikes Fender.

Fitted using the supplied Cable Ties

Orange Shock Pump

Orange Shock Pump

Suitable for all forks and shocks specified on orange bikes models.

Featuring:

  • 20 bar / 300 PSI gauge
  • Compact size with removable gauge and foldable hose
  • Suitable for right- and left handers by turnable gauge
  • Micro adjust air bleeder
  • Ruggedized rubber protected gauge housing
Five geometry 2016
FIVE GEOMETRY
Monocoque/6061-T6 Reynolds Custom Butted Aluminium tubing
Frame Size S M L XL
Seat Tube Length 16" 17" 18" 20"
A. Head Angle 66º 66º 66º 66º
B. Seat Angle Actual 72º 72º 72º 72º
B. Seat Angle Effective 74º 74º 74º 74º
C. Top Tube 572 581 603 618
D. Top Tube (effective) 590 610 630 650
E. BB Height (from ground) 340 340 340 340
BB height (from axles -12 -12 -12 -12
F. Chainstay 430 430 430 430
G. Head Tube 110 110 130 140
H. Wheel base 1158 1178 1200 1220
T. Rear Travel 140 140 140 140
J. Reach 421 442 456 473
K. Stack 590 590 608 617
Standover 715 730 750 790
Unless otherwise indicated all measurements are in mm. Frame angles are measured static, without rider sag. Bottom bracket height from ground is with 700 mm Ø tyre.
technical Info
fork travel
OPTIMUM MAXIMUM MINIMUM
140 mm 150 mm 140 mm
  Single crown   Triple Clamp
Shock Length 190 mm
Rear Hub 142 mm x 12mm
Seatpost Ø 30.9 mm
Seatclamp Ø 34.9 mm
Front Derailleur N/A
BB Shell 73 mm ISCG(old)
or
73 mm ISCG05*
Tapered Headset Upper: ZS49/28.6
Lower: EC49/40

*Due to running changes to the frame during this model year there may be either ISCG (old) or ISCG 05, we recommend checking your frame's bottom bracket to be certain which ISCG version you have.

Ride Guide
Yes Downhill 0 out of 5 stars
Yes Freeride 1 out of 5 stars
Yes Enduro 5.0 out of 5 stars
Yes All-Mountain 4.0 out of 5 stars
Yes XC Trail 4.0 out of 5 stars
Yes Adventure 3.0 out of 5 stars
Yes Touring 1.0 out of 5 stars
Yes XC Racing 0 out of 5 stars
Bike Sizing Guidelines
S
5'4"  —  5'7"
M
5'6"  —  5'10"
L
5'9"  —  6'1"
XL
6'0"  —  6'5"

Please note: This is for guidance only. You may be taller or shorter, it doesn't mean our bikes will not fit you. The best way to determine the correct bike size for you is to try one. We've added some more explanation on sizing theory here: What size frame do I need?

Prices and Specifications are liable to change without notice.

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