Frank | Titanium Fat Bike

Welcome Frank, the newest member of the BBCo family. More than just a titanium fat bike, Frank is loyal companion that you can pedal damn near anywhere. Be it ice-covered back roads, sandy beaches, or wooded single track - no matter the type of riding that tickles your fancy, Frank's strength and fervor manhandles any and all conditions. As the byproduct of BBCo’s elite family genes, Frank is a titanium fat bike that’s incredibly lean, strong, and handsome. But Frank doesn’t sacrifice speed and performance for stunning good looks. Frank offers the best of both worlds. One might argue Frank offers just as much utility as is he does physique. We wouldn’t disagree. Frank gets it done.  

 

You’ll be hard pressed to find a fat bike that’s as lightweight and rugged as Frank. Built around an adaptable ti fat bike frame, Frank is a behemoth that delivers high-end performance with admirable demeanor. Not only does Frank offer versatile capabilities for all kinds of adventures, but his geometry offers a unique combination of assertion and minimalism. Frank’s equally designed to win competitive fat bike races as he is to support deep-wilderness adventure rides. He’s a growth enabler on all levels, inspiring the likes of weekend warriors, daily commuters, and obsessed expeditionists - in all seasons and all conditions. Welcome, Frank.

 

FEATURES
BUILD
GEOMETRY
  • 3AL-2.5V double-butted titanium frame
  • 6AL-4V billet head tube, bb, dropouts, derailleur hanger, and chainstay plate
  • 197x12mm thru-axle
  • Fits up to a 26x4.8 or 27.5x4.5 or 29x3.0 tire
  • 3 bottle cage mounts
  • Rack and fender mounts
  • Post mount 160mm brake (flat is not all that)
  • Full-external cable routing (trust us and everyone else who builds or repairs bicycles, it's for the best)
  • Max 1x ring: 40T
  • Max 2x inner ring: No. Now way. Not ever.
GX Eagle
X01 Eagle
FRAME
FRANK Ti 3AL-2.5V FAT
FRANK Ti 3AL-2.5V FAT
FORK
BBCo. Blitzen
BBCo. Blitzen
CRANK
Raceface Aeffect 170mm
Raceface Next SL G4
CHAINRING
Raceface Cinch 32t
Raceface Cinch 32t
BB
Raceface Team XC
Raceface Cinch
DERAILLEUR
Sram GX Eagle
Sram XO1 Eagle
SHIFTER
Sram GX Eagle
Sram XO1 Eagle
CASSETTE
Sram GX Eagle
Sram XO1 Eagle
CHAIN
Sram GX Eagle
Sram XO1 Eagle
BRAKES
Sram Level T
Sram Level TLM
ROTORS
Avid 1PC Rounded
Avid 2PC Rounded
WHEELSET
DT Swiss BR 2250
BBCo. RicoCHET Fat Carbon
HUBS
DT Swiss 350 Big Ride
Industry Nine 190/150 XD
TIRES
45NRTH Vanhelga 26 x 4.0
45NRTH Vanhelga 26 x 4.0
BAR
Ritchey Comp Flat 720 9d Sweep
BBCo. Ti Flat Bar
STEM
Ritchey Comp 4-axis +/- 6
Thomson Elite X4
POST
Ritchey Comp 31.6x400 20 offset
Thomson Elite X4
SADDLE
WTB Volt
WTB Volt Ti
GRIPS
Ergon G2
Ergon G2
$
$4000
$6500
S
M
L
XL
SEAT TUBE
381
440
480
530
TOP TUBE
570
600.2
630
660
HEAD TUBE
100
130
150
170
SEAT TUBE ANGLE
73.5
73
73
73
HEAD TUBE ANGLE
69.5
70.5
70.5
70.5
CHAINSTAY LENGTH
463
463
463
463
WHEELBASE
1099.8
1115.7
1146.4
1177.4
BB DROP
60
60
60
60
FORK LENGTH
468
468
468
468
FORK RAKE
45
45
45
45
CRANK LENGTH
165
170
170
170
STEM LENGTH
60
70
80
90
STEM ANGLE
+-10°
+-10°
+-10°
+-10°
BAR WIDTH
680
700
720
740