FBM Gypsy 18 Frame
FBM Gypsy 18 Frame
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FBM Gypsy 18 Frame

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These Little Gypsy 18" Frames have a narrow back end and will only work with some brake/tire/wheel position setups. Max tire size : 2.1 when run near the back on the dropout. 1.95 when run near the front of the dropout. Brakes tested : Odyssey Springfield

The Little Gypsy 18" Frame is a scaled down version of the Gypsy 2 frame for 18" wheels. It has the same high quality materials and craftsmanship as FBM's 20" frames but smaller riders, approximately 44" to 54" tall.

Featuring:  SuperTherm top and down tubes, a 3D laser cut 4130 chromoly down tube gusset, an integrated seat post clamp, and tapered seat stays.

Handcrafted in New York

Colors Gloss Black, Clear
Top Tube Length 18"
Head Tube Angle 74.5 degrees
Bottom Bracket Height 10-1/2"
Seat Tube Angle 71 degrees
Standover Height 7-3/4"
Rear End Length 12-5/8" (slammed)
4 pounds 8 ounces (4.5 pounds)
Head Tube Integrated - Externally machined 4130 Chromoly
Top Tube 1-1/4" O.D. SuperTherm
Top Tube Gusset None
Down Tube 1-1/4" O.D. SuperTherm
Down Tube Gusset 3D laser cut 4130 Chromoly
Bottom Bracket Mid - Internally machined 4130 Chromoly
Seat Tube Internally butted 4130 Chromoly
Seat Post Clamp Wrap around integrated clamp with a captured nut
Seat Stays 3/4” O.D.x 0.035" Wall tapered to 5/8" OD
4130 Chromoly
Chain Stays 3/4” O.D.x 0.049" Wall
4130 Chromoly
Seat Stay Bridge 5/8" OD tube bridge 4130 Chromoly
Seat Stay Bridge 3/4" OD tube bridge 4130 Chromoly
Capped Stays Yes
Dropouts Heat treated 3/16" thick 4130 Chromoly for 14mm axles
Brake Position Seat stay
Brake Type 990's
Cable Guide Slotted Tube
Cable Stop Slotted