Calfee Bamboo DIY Frame Materials Set

SKU K1RMAKALA
$195.00
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*35mm Tubing for Front Derailleur DIY Bikes is Unavailable at the Moment

DESCRIPTION

Calfee DIY bamboo frame Materials Set with our carbon lined bamboo pieces is designed specifically for bike frames and includes a hand selected collection of premium supplies for your project. Choose the size you’d like to build and we’ll supply the appropriate bamboo and head tube for that size.

Visit calfeedesign.com/bamboo-diy for more resources.

Also choose whether you want a machined seat tube for running a 35mm clamp-on front derailleur. In addition you can have the chainstays bent to accommodate larger tires.

Includes:

  • Dried and dimensioned bamboo appropriate for the size and type of bike selected
  • Pair of dropouts and dropout bolts
  • Head tube for the 1 1/8 size
  • Bottom bracket sleeve (English Threaded)
  • Seat tube insert (27.2mm)
  • 2 packages of JB Weld 2 part epoxy
  • packet of Cabosil to thicken JB Weld if needed

Does not include (order separately if needed):

Here’s a handy chart to see which bamboo and head tube lengths come with each size:

Here’s a handy chart to see which bamboo and head tube lengths come with each size:

Size Type Down Tube Top Tube Seat Tube Chainstay Seatstay 1 1/8″ Head tube 44 mm Head tube
46 Road TTL TTS STM CSM SSS 9 10
48 Road TTL TTS STM CSM SSS 9 10
50 Road TTL TTS STM CSM SSS 10 11
52 Road TTL TTS STM CSM SSM 11.3 12
54 Road DTS TTM STM CSM SSM 12.8 14
56 Road DTS TTM STM CSM SSM 15 16
58 Road DTS TTL STL CSM SSM 16 18
60 Road DTM TTL STL CSM SSM 18 20
62 Road DTM TTL STL CSM SSL 20 21
64 Road DTM TTL STL CSM SSL 22 23
66 Road DTL TTL STL CSM SSL 24 25

Please reference the geometry chart here.

Size* top tube length seat tube angle set back chainstay length stand over height b.b. drop head tube angle

head tube length

1-1/8″/44mm

Stack Reach wheel base
46 ** 50 75 11.9 39 71.5 4 72 9/10 N/A N/A 93.4
48 51.5 74.5 12.7 41.5 74.0 7 72 9/10 50.5 37.3 97.0
50 52.5 74.5 13.4 41.5 76.2 7 72.5 10/11 51.5 38.2 97.1
52 53 74 14.3 41.5 77.4 7 73 11.3/12 52.7 37.8 97.2
54 54.8 73.5 15.3 41.5 79 7 73 12.8/14 54.2 38.7 98.0
56 56 73 16.4 41.5 81.3 7 73.5 15/16 56.3 38.8 98.8
58 57 73 17.0 41.5 82.3 7 74 16/18 57.2 39.5 99.4
60 58.3 72.5 18.0 41.5 84.4 7 74 18/20 59.1 39.7 100.0
62 60 72.25 19.0 41.5 85.8 7 74 20/21 61.1 40.7 101.0
64 61 72 19.8 41.5 87.3 7 74 22/23 63.0 40.7 102.0
66 63.3 71.5 20.8 41.5 88.0 7 74 24/25 64.9 42.2 104.3

*Frame size is measured from center of bottom bracket to bottom of binder.
Check standover height(ground to top of top tube) to be sure of proper fit.
Allow 1 to 2cm clearance to crotch.

**46 cm frames use 650 c wheels

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