The TourMaster Long Wheelbase Recumbent Bike


Higher seat means increased visibility.

The TourMaster long wheelbase recumbent bike is a super smooth running touring bike for those extended commutes across town or an enjoyable country drive. Having an elevated seat height and over seat steering makes this DIY recumbent long wheelbase bike an excellent city rider, as well as a distance touring bike.

Simple, yet comfortable design that you can build yourself.

A long wheelbase recumbent bike is very easy to ride, especially for those new to the recumbent cycling world. Using only standard bicycle components and tubing, this easy to build DIY recumbent bike can be made by anyone with a minimal set of tools and some inexpensive and common bicycle components.

Adjustable seat and handlebars.

Relax and enjoy the view on a comfortable recumbent seat that will not strain your neck or your back, even on the long haul. The seat can be adjusted so that the cranks are in the optimal position for your leg length, and the handlebars are also adjustable so you can set up your DIY recumbent touring bike to your comfort zone. Linked steering means that you can make sharp turns without having to reach outside the seating area, so TourMaster offers great handling and predictable control.

TourMaster is easy to ride.

The over seat handlebars offer optimal control and allow plenty of room for leg clearance, placing all of the levers and shifter in an easy to reach and operate position, much like a regular bicycle. If you have never enjoyed a recumbent bicycle, then this is the perfect bike to start out on as there is no learning curve.

A low cost recumbent made with basic tools and parts.

Atomic Zombie’s easy-to-follow DIY recumbent bike plan will show you how to convert a regular road bike into a comfortable touring recumbent bike using only the most basic tools are components that can be purchased at any bicycle shop or taken from a working bicycle. For minimal cost and time, you can create your own home built recumbent long wheelbase bike.

Build your own touring recumbent.

You can build the TourMaster with 26 inch or 700cc wheel and any number of speeds from 15 to 36 depending on the choice of components. Our DIY recumbent plan will show you every single step in highly detailed photos and text so you can convert that old road bike onto a smooth riding and ultra comfortable touring recumbent bike.


The TourMaster Long Wheelbase Recumbent Bike