Raw steel frame made of germany
One of the most known and recognizable cruiser frame worldwide, the first sketches
of the Basman were created in early 2004. The vision was to design a low profile
frame that combines looks and comfort, and is also suitable for larger riders, as
The designer himself is 1.90m tall. It immediately garnered attention in the scene
as it unexpectedly won the "Cruiser of the year" award in Amsterdam
later that year, leaving well-known custom builders behind.
Characteristic of a PROJECT 346 design is the placement of the crank in the belly
of the frame. The inspiration for this position of the motor comes from the old
board track racers. Instead of using the motor to go forward, the human body becomes
Rims 24", 26" with 65, 80, 100mm Width
US /BMX bottom bracket
Head Tube 1 1/8"
Seatpost 31.8 mm
Rake Angle 61st
Disc mounts Yes
Coaster Brakes Holder Yes
Head Tube Length 125 mm
Seattube to Headtube - 865 mm
Seattube to Bottom Bracket
Width between Chain stays 130 mm
Material Steel, Inc.
Weight 6 kg