Franklin 8 Specs

FRAME

Frame: Lightweight Steel frame, rear carrier & down tube braze-ons

Fork: Brooklyn Bicycle Co. custom steel; front carrier braze-ons

DRIVETRAIN

Front Hub: Sealed-Bearing Alloy 32H

Rear Hub: Sealed-Bearing Alloy 32H

Shifter: 8-Speed Twist-Shifter

Derailleur: Shimano 8-Speed

Pedals: Brooklyn Bicycle Co. Alloy City Pedals

Bottom Bracket: Square-taper BSA English threaded-cartridge bottom bracket with sealed bearings

Crank: 3-piece alloy with replaceable chain ring & integrated chain guard

Chain: KMC Heavy Duty

WHEELS

Tires*: M - Puncture resistant 26 x 1 3/8” Tires, L - Puncture resistant 700cx35 Tires, *Select colors have 650b wheels

Rims: Double-Walled Alloy, 32H with CNC Machined Brake Surface

Spokes: 14G stainless steel

COMPONENTS

Saddle: Selle Royal Vegan Leather Comfort Saddle

Seat Post: Alloy with integrated seat clamp and micro-adjust

Handlebar: Brooklyn Bicycle Co. Custom relaxed ride alloy handlebars & 180mm alloy stem

Headset: 1” Threaded Alloy, Semi-sealed with weather-seal ring

Grips: Brooklyn Bicycle Co. Custom Vegan Leather Comfort Grips

Front & Rear Brakes: Tektro Dual-Pivot Caliper with Tektro Alloy Hand Levers

OTHER INFORMATION

Extras: Heavy-duty alloy center-mount kickstand

Extras: Water bottle mount braze ons found ONLY on the Indigo Blue & select Sea Glass

Weight: 31-33 lbs


NOTE: Due to changes in the availability of components, specs are subject to change without prior notice