DeSalvo Custom Cycles

Handmade in Ashland Oregon

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Titanium Cross Bike Bikes

Hang on to your hats, cowboys and girls: when you straddle a DeSalvo Cycles titanium ‘cross bike, you best be ready for a lively mount and mud between the teeth. Yeehaw! Nothing but the best of pedigree in this fine steed, something you’ll be sure to appreciate whether secure in the saddle or chasing it down on foot. Perched lightly on the shoulder, surging forward with each pedal stroke, or – heck – just moseying to the general store, this machine could well become your best friend. Pavement, dirt, or trail, the Ti ‘cross just begs to get out of the stable. You’ll be riding ’til the cows come home.

Features

  • Available in 9 semi-custom or fully-custom sizes
  • TIG welded construction
  • Canti or disc brake
  • Size-specific tubing
  • Hand-brushed finish

Tubing & Pricing

  • Classic ti Cross frame $2700 -- includes 44mm headtube and classic diameter straight gauge tubing
  • Classic ti Cross frameset $3275 -- includes Enve cross fork and Chris King headset
  • O/S ti cross frame $3100 -- 44mm headtube and large diameter butted tubes
  • O/S ti cross frameset $3675 -- includes Enve cross fork and Chris King headset
  • Add Syntace 142 T/A dropouts $125

FAQ

  • Semi-Custom Sizes

    ‘Semi-custom’ is what we call our steel production bikes. We prefer to use the term semi-custom because although we have made the geometry and sizing decisions for you, there are some final choices you will make to give your bike a personal touch. Included in the price of each frame is a single color powder coat with painted logos. You will get to decide on the colors. If you would like to be more creative you can come up with a design of your choice, anything from panels to fades to flames to whatever you can imagine.

    Let us know what you would like and we will give you a quote. In addition to the finish you will also decide on the size and shape of the tubes to create a frame that fits your riding style. Cable routing, any additional braze-ons, extra water bottles, racks, or a disc brake mount are other choices you can make.

  • Fully-Custom Sizes

    Although our semi-custom frames come in many sizes, we know that there are occasions when you may want or need custom sizing or geometry. All of our frames are available as full custom for a $175 upcharge. If you decide to go with a full custom frame we will work with you to ensure you end up with a bike that fits you perfectly to increase your cycling experience.

Traditional Geometry (Level Top Tube)

26" WHEEL CYCLOCROSS "TRADITIONAL" GEOMETRY (LEVEL TOP TUBE)

Size Effective Top Tube Head Tube Length Head/Seat Angle Chain Stay Length BB Drop Stand Over Height
47* 49 cm 90 mm 71/74 425 mm 45 mm 737 mm**
48.5* 50 cm 100 mm 71/74 425 mm 45 mm 748 mm**

700C WHEEL CYCLOCROSS "TRADITIONAL" GEOMETRY (LEVEL TOP TUBE)

Size Effective Top Tube Head Tube Length Head/Seat Angle Chain Stay Length BB Drop Stand Over Height
51.5* 51 cm 90 mm 71.5/73.5 425 mm 65 mm 780 mm**
53* 52.5 cm 105 mm 72/73.5 425 mm 65 mm 794 mm**
54.5* 54 cm 115 mm 72/73.5 425 mm 65 mm 807 mm**
55.5* 55.5 cm 125 mm 72.5/73 425 mm 65 mm 817 mm**
56.5* 56.5 cm 135 mm 72.5/73 425 mm 65 mm 825 mm**
57.5* 58 cm 150 mm 72.5/73 425 mm 60 mm 840 mm**
60* 59 cm 170 mm 73/72.5 425 mm 60 mm 863 mm**
  • * Frame size measured center of the bottom bracket shell to the center of the top tube
  • ** Standover height measured at mid-point of top tube
  • Bottom Bracket shell width: 68 mm

Compact Geometry (Approx. 4-5° Sloping Top Tube)

26" WHEEL CYCLOCROSS SLOPING TOP TUBE GEOMETRY

Size Effective Top Tube Head Tube Length Head/Seat Angle Chain Stay Length BB Drop Stand Over Height
42.5* 49 cm 90 mm 71/74 425 mm 45 mm 717 mm**
44* 50 cm 100 mm 71/74 425 mm 45 mm 727 mm**

700C WHEEL CYCLOCROSS SLOPING TOP TUBE GEOMETRY

Size Effective Top Tube Head Tube Length Head/Seat Angle Chain Stay Length BB Drop Stand Over Height
47.5* 51 cm 90 mm 71.5/73.5 425 mm 65 mm 760 mm**
49* 52.5 cm 105 mm 72/73.5 425 mm 65 mm 775 mm**
50.5* 54 cm 115 mm 72/73.5 425 mm 65 mm 788 mm**
51* 55.5 cm 125 mm 72.5/73 425 mm 65 mm 795 mm**
52* 56.5 cm 135 mm 72.5/73 425 mm 65 mm 804 mm**
53.5* 58 cm 150 mm 72.5/73 425 mm 60 mm 820 mm**
55* 59 cm 170 mm 73/72.5 425 mm 60 mm 841 mm**
  • * Frame size measured center of the bottom bracket shell to the center of the top tube
  • ** Standover height measured at mid-point of top tube
  • Bottom Bracket shell width: 68 mm