Bamboo Bicycle Club London

Bamboo Bike Frame Kit Choices

Home-Build-Kit

Our custom designed home build bike kits allow you to construct your own style of bamboo bike at home, using the same methods we teach in our workshops.

The entire process is carefully described in build manuals written with the novice builder in mind. The step-by-step guides with photographs and illustrations coach you carefully through the process.

WHAT DO YOU NEED:

  • 1/ Some DIY skills (comfortable using a saw etc.)
  • 2/Have a spare room or garage in which to build with.
  • 3/Comfortable with working on bicycles
  • 4/Want to make something unique!

Bike Frame Kit Choices

RoadHybridTrackTandemFatbikeMTBCyclo-crossCustom

 

 

roadbike_silhouette

 

A street bike / road bicycle is for use on normal roads, as opposed to rough terrain or racing tracks – especially one designed for competitive cycling.

What’s included in the Road Bike Frame Kit:

  • 1 set of bamboo with spares
  • 700mm of Flax Fibre
  • 1 time usage rigid frame jig
  • 1 set of universal Aluminium dropouts (hub/derailleur/Fixed/Single Speed Compatible)
  • 1 head tube 1 1/8 – (cut to match frame size) (tapered and oversized available upon request)
  • 1 Seat tube 27.2mm
  • 1 Bottom bracket 68mm English thread
  • 1 A0 frame blue print
  • 1 set of Manuals
  • 1 set of bamboo cable holders
  • 1 front derailleur fitting kit
  • 1 sanding aid for making joints
  • 1 pack of 1.5 kg Epoxy Resin
  • 10 packs of tacking glue
  • 1 Bamboo Beer
  • 1 fitting kit for front derailleur and mudguards and bottle cage

£ 260.00

 

Purchase online Any Questions? Get in touch.

 

 

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Hybrid bicycles blend characteristics from more specialised road bikes, touring bikes and mountain bikes. The resulting “hybrid” is a general-purpose bike that can tolerate a wide range of riding conditions and applications.

What’s Included in the Hybrid Bike Frame Kit:

  • 1 set of bamboo with spares
  • 700mm of Flax Fibre
  • 1 time usage rigid frame jig
  • 1 set of universal Aluminium dropouts (hub/derailleur/Fixed/Single Speed Compatible)
  • 1 head tube 1 1/8 – (cut to match frame size) (tapered and oversized available upon request)
  • 1 Seat tube 27.2mm
  • 1 Bottom bracket 68mm English thread
  • 1 A0 frame blue print
  • 1 set of Manuals
  • 1 set of bamboo cable holders
  • 1 front derailleur fitting kit
  • 1 sanding aid for making joints
  • 1 pack of 1.5 kg Epoxy Resin
  • 10 packs of tacking glue
  • 1 Bamboo Beer
  • 1 fitting kit for front derailleur and mudguards and bottle cage

£ 260.00

 

Purchase online Any Questions? Get in touch.

 

 

trackbike_silhouette

A track bicycle or track bike is a bicycle optimised for racing at a velodrome or outdoor track. Unlike road bicycles, the track bike is a fixed-gear bicycle.

What’s Included in the Track Bike Frame Kit:

  • 1 set of bamboo with spares
  • 700mm of Flax Fibre
  • 1 time usage rigid frame jig
  • 1 set of universal Aluminium dropouts (hub/derailleur/Fixed/Single Speed Compatible)
  • 1 head tube 1 1/8 – (cut to match frame size) (tapered and oversized available upon request)
  • 1 Seat tube 27.2mm
  • 1 Bottom bracket 68mm english thread
  • 1 A0 frame blue print
  • 1 set of Manuals
  • 1 set of bamboo cable holders
  • 1 front derailleur fitting kit
  • 1 sanding aid for making joints
  • 1 pack of 1.5 kg Epoxy Resin
  • 10 packs of tacking glue
  • 1 Bamboo Beer
  • 1 fitting kit for front derailleur and mudguards and bottle cage

£ 260.00

 

Purchase online Any Questions? Get in touch.
tandem_silhouette

The tandem bicycle or twin bike is a form of bicycle (occasionally, a tricycle) designed to be ridden by more than one person. The term tandem refers to the seating arrangement (fore to aft, not side by side), not the number of riders. (A bike with two riders side by side is called a sociable.)

What’s Included in the Tandem Bike Frame Kit: 

  • 2 sets of bamboo with spares
  • 1400mm of Flax Fibre
  • 1 time usage rigid tandem jig
  • 1 set of universal Aluminium dropouts (hub/derailleur/Disc)
  • 1 head tube 1 1/8 – (cut to match frame size) (tapered and oversized available upon request)
  • 2 Seat tube 27.2mm
  • 1 Bottom bracket 68mm english thread
  • 1 eccentric Bottom bracket 68mm english thread
  • 1 A0 frame blue print
  • 1 set of Manuals
  • 1 set of bamboo cable holders
  • 1 front derailleur fitting kit
  • 1 sanding aid for making joints
  • 2 packs of 1.5 kg Epoxy Resin
  • 15 packs of tacking glue
  • 2 Bamboo Beer
  • 1 fitting kit for front derailleur and mudguards and bottle cage

£ 480.00

 

Only available through e-mail enquiry

fatbike_silhouette2

A fat bike, also named wide tire bike, is a bicycle with over-sized tires, typically 3.8 in (9.7 cm) or larger and rims 65 mm (2.6 in) or wider.  It is designed for riding on soft unstable terrain, such as snow and sand. Please specify rear hub size; we would recommend 170mm, but 190mm is available.

What’s Included in the Fat Bike Frame Kit:

  • 1 set of extra strong bamboo with spares
  • 800mm of Flax Fibre
  • 1 time usage rigid frame jig
  • 1 set of universal Aluminium dropouts (Hub/Derailleur/Disc Compatible)
  • 1 head tube 1 1/8 – (cut to match frame size) (tapered and oversized available upon request)
  • 1 Seat tube 27.2mm
  • 1 100mm Bottom bracket English thread
  • 1 A0 frame blue print
  • 1 set of Manuals
  • 1 set of bamboo cable holders
  • 1 front derailleur fitting kit
  • 1 sanding aid for making joints
  • rear wheel spacer aid
  • 1 pack of 1.5 kg Epoxy Resin
  • 10 packs of tacking glue
  • 1 Bamboo Beer
  • 1 fitting kit for front derailleur and mudguards and bottle cage

£ 354.00

 

Purchase online Any Questions? Get in touch.

MTB_silhouette

A mountain bike or mountain bicycle (abbreviated MTB; or ATB, for all-terrain bicycle) is a bicycle created for off-road cycling. Mountain bikes are typically ridden on mountain trails, fire tracks, logging roads, and other unpaved environments. Available in 26″/650B/29er.

What’s Included in the MTB Frame Kit: 

  • 1 set of extra strong bamboo with spares
  • 800mm of Flax Fibre
  • 1 time usage rigid frame jig
  • 1 set of universal Aluminium dropouts (Hub/Derailleur/Disc Compatible)
  • 1 head tube 1 1/8 – (cut to match frame size) (tapered and oversized available upon request)
  • 1 Seat tube 27.2mm
  • 1 Bottom bracket 68mm English thread
  • 1 A0 frame blue print
  • 1 set of Manuals
  • 1 set of bamboo cable holders
  • 1 front derailleur fitting kit
  • 1 sanding aid for making joints
  • 1 pack of 1.5 kg Epoxy Resin
  • rear wheel spacer aid
  • 10 packs of tacking glue
  • 1 Bamboo Beer
  • 1 fitting kit for front derailleur and mudguards and bottle cage

£ 295.00

 

Purchase online Any Questions? Get in touch.

cyclocross_silhouette

cyclo-cross or cyclocross is a bicycle similar to road racing bicycles: lightweight, with narrow tires and drop handlebars. They are typically differentiated by their greater tire clearances, stronger frames and more upright riding position. They also share characteristics with mountain bicycles in that they utilize knobby tread tires for traction and, increasingly, disc brakes.

What’s Included in the Cyclocross Frame Kit: 

  • 1 set of extra strong bamboo with spares
  • 800mm of Flax Fibre
  • 1 time usage rigid frame jig
  • 1 set of universal Aluminium dropouts (Hub/Derailleur/Disc Compatible)
  • 1 head tube 1 1/8 – (cut to match frame size) (tapered and oversized available upon request)
  • 1 Seat tube 27.2mm
  • 1 Bottom bracket 68mm English thread
  • 1 A0 frame blue print
  • 1 set of Manuals
  • 1 set of bamboo cable holders
  • 1 front derailleur fitting kit
  • 1 sanding aid for making joints
  • rear wheel spacer aid
  • 1 pack of 1.5 kg Epoxy Resin
  • 10 packs of tacking glue
  • 1 Bamboo Beer
  • 1 fitting kit for front derailleur and mudguards and bottle cage

£ 295.00

 

Purchase online Any Questions? Get in touch.

hybridbike_silhouette

Have a particular custom bike project in mind? We can offer a custom frame design and work with you to create your perfect bike!

We can supply all the standard parts. Most people that chose a custom bamboo bike frame would like to customise the geometry to suit their body, or have a unique bicycle in mind. To order a custom frame please get in touch, we love hearing your creative ideas.  The more challenging, the better!

Only available through enquiry

Home Build Support and Advice

We are a workshop based business in the heart of east London. We give you complete instructions with your bike frame kit, but if you get stuck, we can be contacted by e-mail or telephone.  We also have a Skype account for our international customers. If you’re local you’re always welcome to pop by our workshop.  We love to meet up with our fellow bamboo bike and cycling enthusiasts!

Shipping Your Bike Frame Kit

 

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