Chromag Samurai 65 - 26"+/27,5" (frame only)

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  • Regular price €1,600.00


Due to the limited availability and the extra service we want to provide you when buying a frame, we take orders via mail to give you the best support possible.

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"Just because I ride a steel hardtail doesn’t mean I’m a curmudgeonly retro-revivalist luddite. I have a beard because it keeps me warm, that’s all. I started riding mountain bikes years ago and I’ve been through enough flavours of bikes to know what’s worthwhile and what’s BS. I want something that will get me to the top of the hill or mountain with minimum fuss but I need something capable for when I want to charge into steep, rocky, roots trails. I don’t want to ever have to think whether I have the right bike for the job, just one bike no matter how long or how gnar the ride becomes. I want something that is designed by guys I know I can trust and is handmade by someone I respect. I want something simple because most stuff is unnecessarily complicated, but I want it to be absolutely up-to-date, including rolling on 27.5-inch wheels. Back To The Future at 88 miles an hour!"

SPECS

Midweight, All Mountain

The Samurai is our longest running and most evolved frameset. For 2017 it undergoes several changes including updated geometry, new features, and compatibilities.

Made in Canada by fabricator, Mike Truelove, the Samurai is our 27.5 wheel, all mountain hardtail. The newest version features longer front end geometry with relaxed headtube and steepened seattube. Oriented to longer travel forks, the Samurai positioning is readjusted for the best balance of direction control and stability. It also includes boost rear wheel spacing, tapered headtube and stealth seattube routing. A new machined yoke pared with the boost layout means that we can increase tire clearance significantly. For those interested in dabbling in the future option of 26+, there is clearance to explore that route.

  • Handmade in British Columbia, Canada
  • Chromag’s own trail honed geometry
  • Custom Chromoly tube set
  • Chainstay length optimized at 16.5”/ 419mm
  • 44-56mm ZS headtube
  • Designed around a 150mm fork (ideal range 140-160mm)
  • Custom CNC machined dropouts, yokel and zip guides
  • 12x148mm Maxle dropouts
  • 31.6 seat tube, stealth routed
  • Up to 27.5 x 2.5 tire clearance
  • 6lb median frame weight

Colours

This bike is a reflection of you, so choosing your own colour is part of the package. Whatever you decide, we will make it happen. Different finishes and effects are available for additional cost. Contact us for details.