Availability: 134 In Stock
Sku: 92-2-27

Prepare for LAUNCH and a completely new way of folding. The Jaws hinge is the next evolution in Dahon LockJaw technology.

Seamless and sturdy teeth lock the hydroformed lightweight aluminum frame into place, while its 8 speeds and Dahon custom tires brace you for a powerful journey ahead.

The Launch D8 is equipped with Dahon's proprietary Deltech cable system offering increased frame stiffness and increasing the maximum rider weight limit to 300lbs (137kg) along with a 10 year warranty.


Model Number  KBA083 / Launch D8
Weight 27lbs (12.3kg)
Folded Size 25x15x32in (64x38x82cm)
Frame Dalloy Aluminum Sonus Tubeset, Lattice Forged Jaws Hinge
Fork Smooth Riding and Stable Hi-Ten Steel Blades and Steerer
Handlepost Forged Aluminum Radius Telescope w/ Fusion Technology, Adjustable
Rims 20" Lightweight Aluminum Double Wall Disc
Front Hub DAHON Custom 100mm 28 Hole Disc
Rear Hub DAHON Custom 135mm 28 Hole DIsc 8 spd cassette
Spokes  14g Stainless Steel
Tires  DAHON Custom 20"*1.75"
Cranks Forged Aluminum 53 Tooth Chainring w/ Single CNC Guard
Bottom Bracket Sealed Bearing
Chain YNB
Cassette Sunrace 8 Speed, 11-32T
Front Derailleur n/a
Rear Derailleur DAHON Custom 8-Speed Rear Derailleur
Shifters  DAHON Custom 8-Speed Trigger Shifter
Handlebar 6061 Double Butted Aluminum Flat Bar 580mm Wide
Grips DAHON Ergo Comfort
Headset Fusion, Zero Stack, Cartridge Bearing
Brakes TEKTRO Mechanical Disc
Brake Levers DAHON Custom 2.5 Finger Aluminum Lever
Saddle DAHON Ergo Comfort
Seatpost  DAHON Custom 6061 Aluminum, 33.9mm x 580mm
Pedals DAHON Foldable, PC Body, Aluminum Cage
Kickstand Lightweight Aluminum

USA & Canada

Bike orders are shipped from Dahon North America's Illinois warehouse UPS ground.

Individual parts and accessory orders are also shipped from our warehouse via traceable US Postal Service Priority Mail service at a flat rate charge.

Orders are typically processed and shipped within 1-2 business days.

Transit time ranges from 1-5 business days depending on delivery location. Typical delivery is 3-4 business days for most Continental USA destinations but may vary on seasonal volumes.

Tracking notification is sent via system generated email when the order has been processed for shipment.

If a customer account is created during checkout, you can login to your account to review order and shipping history.

Ship to Local Retailer Option

DAHON North America also offers the option to have your bike delivered to a local retailer in your area.

This benefit offers you professional assembly and after-sales service. A list of local retailers will be listed during checkout on qualifying orders.