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Summary of Reviews
We have read all expert and user reviews on the Framed Basswood. In summary, this is what cyclists think.
12 reasons to buy
- The Framed Basswood is available with a carbon, titanium or aluminum frame to meet the preferences and budgets of many cyclists.
- 700c wheels and tires come standard on the bike. It can also fit a 650b setup.
- With 700c wheels, the bike can fit tires as wide as 47mm. With a 650b wheel setup, it can fit wider.
- The Basswood's titanium build is resilient, rust-resistant and stiff.
- At around 21.3 lb, the titanium option is lightweight.
- At around 19.5 lb, the carbon model of the Basswood is even lighter.
- Testers enjoyed the off-road capabilities of the Maxxis Rambler tires.
- Experts were pleased that, with a rack and gear loaded, the Basswood handles additional weight well. It can be used for commuting or bikepacking.
- Users agree that Framed’s price for this bike is a great value.
- Over rough washboards, one tester found the bike stayed in line well.
- The Basswood's frame is stiff, aiding riders as they accelerate.
- Testers were pleased with the easy-to-maintain threaded bottom bracket.
2 reasons not to buy
- Framed does not include mounting points on the fork for water bottle cages or bags.
- One expert found the bike’s riding position too aggressive and suggested adding spacers to raise the handlebars.