Soma Frame Buena Vista Rim Brake

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Soma Frame Buena Vista Rim Brake

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The Buena Vista for road caliper rim brakes is back by popular demand! A true mixte frame with the double top tube/stays. Obviously offers lots of standover height and style as well. You'll find the geometry is more sporty, than upright-comfy. Though it can be built up to suit either demeanor. Drop bars? Sure. Moustache bars? Of course. - Tange Prestige heat-treated CrMo steel main tubes - Sport touring geometry - Horizontal dropouts - 132.5mm hub spacing to fit either road or MTB hubs - Includes matching sloping-crown CrMo steel fork. Features low-rider pannier mounts. - Rack and fender eyelets - 1-1/8" size headtube - 27.2mm seatpost size - 42, 50, 54, 58cm (Center to top of seat collar, no 62cm size) - 50-62cm models use 700c wheels and 57mm reach road brakes. Max. tire width with those brakes: 33c(28c with fenders)If you must have wider tires, consider a 650b conversion, then you could fit 38c with fenders. - 42cm model uses 26" wheels and 73mm reach brakes (like Tektro 556 or Rivendell Silvers) Max. tire width: 1.5" with fenders - Weight: Frame: 5.6 lbs(50cm) Fork: 2.35 lbs (350mm uncut steerer) - In Rosso Red (Matching Tanka aluminum fenders available as an option)

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The Buena Vista for road caliper rim brakes is back by popular demand! A true mixte frame with the double top tube/stays. Obviously offers lots of standover height and style as well. You'll find the geometry is more sporty, than upright-comfy. Though it can be built up to suit either demeanor. Drop bars? Sure. Moustache bars? Of course. - Tange Prestige heat-treated CrMo steel main tubes - Sport touring geometry - Horizontal dropouts - 132.5mm hub spacing to fit either road or MTB hubs - Includes matching sloping-crown CrMo steel fork. Features low-rider pannier mounts. - Rack and fender eyelets - 1-1/8" size headtube - 27.2mm seatpost size - 42, 50, 54, 58cm (Center to top of seat collar, no 62cm size) - 50-62cm models use 700c wheels and 57mm reach road brakes. Max. tire width with those brakes: 33c(28c with fenders)If you must have wider tires, consider a 650b conversion, then you could fit 38c with fenders. - 42cm model uses 26" wheels and 73mm reach brakes (like Tektro 556 or Rivendell Silvers) Max. tire width: 1.5" with fenders - Weight: Frame: 5.6 lbs(50cm) Fork: 2.35 lbs (350mm uncut steerer) - In Rosso Red (Matching Tanka aluminum fenders available as an option)