Frequently Asked Questions
Legacy Products

These are some of the most frequently asked questions we have gotten from customers about various legacy products that are retired and Xtracycle no longer makes or sells. If you have a question, we hope you find the answer here! If you are looking for FAQs for our current products, please see our Frequently Asked Questions – Current Products page. You can also email us at and we will do our best to answer your question.

Legacy Bikes and Kits

Cargo Joe / Cargo Node

What was the Cargo Joe and Cargo Node?

The Cargo Joe and Cargo Node were cargo folding bikes Xtracycle and Tern made in partnership.

The Cargo Joe was a Xtracycle FreeRadical kit installed on a 26″ wheeled Tern Joe C21. It was released in 2013. The total length was 85″. You can read more here.

The Cargo Node was an Xtracycle FreeRadical Leap installed on 24″ wheeled Tern Node folding bike. It was released in 2016. You can read more here.

Can I still purchase a Cargo Joe or Cargo Node?

No, Xtracycle and Tern no longer make or sell the Cargo Joe or Cargo Node.

Are there plans to bring back the Cargo Joe or Cargo Node?

No, there are not.

Legacy Accessories


What is the maximum load per side on the original retired FreeLoader bags?

50 lbs. (23kg).

KickBack kickstands

What are the kickstand legs made from?


Bilogic Joule Dynamo hub

What is the hub spacing on the Bilogic Joule hub?

The spacing was 100 mm.

WideLoaders / Older U-Tubes

What are the dimensions of the WideLoaders?

The diameter of the WideLoader tubing is 22 mm. The distance from center of the insertion tube to the center of the other insertion tube is 28.875″ / 73.3425 mm. Here are some additional measurements that might be helpful.