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What's the difference between the AIROS and ETHOS models?

Great question! Our AIROS line is our super-premium, lightest weight, no compromises bike. It's our all-around best and most popular bike. 

Our ETHOS line is the new line we developed with the goal of reaching more families through a slightly more affordable option. It has the same SureStop brakes, the main difference is that it has a steel frame instead of aluminum, making it a couple of pounds heavier than the Guardian AIROS line. 

If you'd like some more info, we made a few short videos explaining the difference for each size:

16" Compare

20" Small Compare

20" Large Compare

24" Compare

Below are the weights for all of our bikes:

AIROS Series

16 inch = 16 lbs

20 inch Small = 18.7 lbs 

20 inch Large 6-speed = 21.2 lbs

24 inch = 23 lbs

ETHOS Series

14 inch = 16 lbs

16 inch = 17.5 lbs 

20 inch small = 20.7 lbs

20 inch large = 22.9 lbs

24 inch = 25.5 lbs


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