Sonder Broken Road Ti Frame Only
Titanium multi-day expedition mountain bike frame. A titanium mountain bike frame specifically for big mountains and multi-day expeditions
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Pictures are for illustration and some components and finishing kit of this build may be different. Please refer to the detailed spec sheet before placing an order.
How To Order
All our bikes are built individually to order. If you want to change any part of the spec to suit your needs then get in touch.
Broken Road Frame
Please allow 20 working days for us to build, check, pack and despatch your Sonder.
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At a glance
- Hard tail expedition mountain bike
- Hand welded titanium frame
- Stealth dropper post routing
- Rear rack mounts
- Adjustable sliding dropouts allow 650b+, 29 in or large section 700c wheels and either singlespeed, derailleur or internal hub gears
- Clinically created geometries enhance riding and load capacity
- Titanium fork, short travel suspension or fat front wheel compatibility
The off-road adventurer. The one who, without engines and cacophony, can explore the world in a remarkably unique way. The ability to travel further, faster and with less gives the bikepacker a profound advantage. When you catch nature off guard, what will you see?
Finally, an off-road adventure bike which transforms the way you ride. For microadventures, Broken Road will be an indispensable companion. Plush 650b+ tyres will rapidly steam roll over everything with a corner grip that will make a muddy WRT a breeze.
The slackened angle gives the perfect balance of comfortable uphill grinding and exciting downhill whooping. Longer wheelbase wonderfully balances precision and handling.
Wide, ovalised top tube gives vertical compliance but lateral stiffness -this also makes it easier to keep your luggage in place when riding over rough ground.
Broken Road’s titanium frame is designed for optimum use with 650b/650b+ wheels but can be swapped out for 29ers to help you tackle any journey that you thrust upon it. The bigger, fatter wheels go over obstacles better, hold momentum and give enhanced control due to the angling.
Elegant titanium tubing
Climb aboard and experience the famed resilience of titanium. No other material is as durable, lasts as long, or looks as good, and Broken Road’s aeronautical grade titanium tubing isolates the rider from shock, gives an efficient ride, and maximizes storage potential. Thanks to the low standover height and rider clearance, you won’t have to make any compromises when riding over rough terrain either.
Designed for optimum use with 650b+ (semi-fat) wheels which help you to tackle any adventure. The plus-sized wheels cruise over obstacles, hold momentum, and give enhanced control thanks to a larger contact patch.
Trail bike geometry
The long wheelbase combines precision and control, giving you the flexibility to adjust riding position easily. The frame is designed with a relaxed head angle, creating the perfect set up for eating up the miles over any surface, and striking the balance between comfortable uphill grinding and hair-raising downhill whooping.
Adjustable sliding dropouts
Adjustable sliding dropouts let you lengthen your Broken Road for eating up the miles or shorten it for the technical, steep trails, and allow for either 650b+ or 29” wheels, and either singlespeed, derailleur, or internal hub gears.
Rear rack mount lugs
Rack mounts allow you to load up with panniers.
Titanium is lightweight, strong and durable make it an ideal construction material for bike frames. No other material is as durable, lasts as long, or looks as good. Our frames are handmade and come with a 10 year frame warranty
|Weight (kg): S: 1.96; M: 1.98; L: 2.0 ; XL: 2.2|
|3Al/ 2.5V Aeronautical Grade Hand Welded Titanium Frame|
|148 mm boost thru axle standard|
|Rear rack mount lugs|
|Seatpost: 31.6 mm|
|Seat tube OD: 34.9 mm|
|73 mm BB shell|
Reach dimension is static with 470 mm fork. Suitable for 470-480 mm fork, or 80-100 mm 29er suspension, or 100-120 mm 650B. Frame is designed to run a short stem – between 35 mm and 50 mm. Also works great with a 26” fat bike front wheel
It is important to get the right size bike, if the bike fits it will be faster, more comfortable, and easier to handle. You can also take into consideration the standover height to ensure you pick a bike that will be a good fit. If you measure your inside leg and ensure there is a minimum of an inch from the top tube to your crotch this will give you enough seat post adjustment to find your optimum saddle height.
Generally we recommend:
- Riders between 5ft 2in and 5ft 7in
- Riders between 5ft 6in and 5ft 10in
- Riders between 5ft 9in and 6ft 2in
- Riders of 6ft 2in +
|ST - Seat tube||395||445||470||508|
|ETT - Effective Top tube||592||616||644||668|
|TT - Top tube||600||615||628||646|
|HT - Head tube||120||135||145||160|
|HA - Head angle||68||68||68||68|
|SA - Seat angle||73||73||73||73|
|CS - Chainstay||440 - 460 (adjustable)||440 - 460 (adjustable)||440 - 460 (adjustable)||440 - 460 (adjustable)|
|BB - BB drop||58||58||58||58|
|FO - Fork offset||50||50||50||50|
|WB - Wheelbase||1142||1154||1168||1190|
|SO - Stand over||746||770||799||833|
|RE - Reach||410||430||455||475|
|SK - Stack||595||599||609||627|
|Frame||Broken Road 3Al/ 2.5V Aeronautical Grade, Hand Welded Titanium|
|Headset not included with frame||Weight|
|Frame||S: 1.96 kg; M: 1.98 kg; L: 2.0 kg; XL: 2.2 kg|
Swapouts and Upgrades
You can interchange Love Mud components on this build at no additional cost. So if you want a different length of stem, a particular saddle or bar then let us know in the notes section in the checkout and we'll get in touch. We also hold big stocks of SRAM, Rockshox, WTB and regular build with Shimano, Hope, Cane Creek. We'll build your Sonder with any part that suits your needs. Give us a call, with the same experienced mechanic helping throughout your build you know who to call if there's anything you want to know.
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Alpine Bond Warranty
We offer a 10 year guarantee on both our handmade titanium and Reynolds steel frames. Our hand welded 6061-T6 alloy triple butted frames and carbon frames come with a 5 year manufacturing defect warranty. All our bikes are built, checked and signed off by Cytech trained mechanics before being despatched to you in a custom-made bike box.
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