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Slim Chance Classic

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The Slim Chance


Chris Chance cut his frame building teeth making custom road frames way back in 1977, and over the years he learned a thing or two about making the perfect road frame. By 1991, Chris took everything he’d learned from making mountain bikes at Fat City and applied it to a new generation of road bike.

The result was the original Slim Chance which set a new benchmark for steel road bikes as one of the very first production TIG welded road frames.

The Slim Chance 2.0 delivers on decades of insight and delivers a lively ride that still courses with energy. It features optional disc brake mounts and an Enve fork standard and will be produced in small batches.

 

Slim Chance Availability Update:

  • Slim Chance frames will be produced in limited batches. Each one will be made to order for the new owner.
  • Place your order with a 50% deposit here on our website, hit us up by email if you have any questions at all.
  • Additional charges for options including steel fork upgrade, fade paint schemes, stems and frame pumps to match will be added to your final invoice prior to shipping.

 

Here’s the essentials on the new Slim Chance Disc Ltd Edition:

  • Handmade steel road bike frame, designed, built & painted in the USA using a Chris Chance selection of Columbus and Reynolds tubing.
  • Available as a frame set, with Enve 2.0 fork for $2445 (with single color paint).
  • Flat mount 140mm/160mm brake compatibility, or mechanical rim caliper brake mounts.
  • Yo Road Steel fork upgrade for $250 (rim brake only).
  • Painted ENVE stem option for $325.
  • Painted Silca Impero Pump option for $190.
  • Choice of mechanical or electronic shifting (Di2 and eTap) options at no extra charge.
  • 4 solid colors inspired some of our favorite Slim’s from the past; Blue, Pearl White, Pale Yellow, and Red.
  • Fade color schemes inspired by some of our favorite 90’s frames, an additional $400. 

Geometry:

 

 

  Slim Chance            
    XS S M L XL 2XL
A Seat Tube Length (Ctr to Top): 490 516 539 562 574 592
B Head Angle: 72.5° 73° 73.5° 73.5° 73.5° 73.5°
C Seat Angle: 74.5° 74° 74° 73.5° 73.5° 73.5°
D Top Tube Length (Horz Ctr-Ctr) 530 545 560 580 590 610
E Chainstay Length: 412 412 412 412 412 412
F Bracket Drop: 72 72 72 72 72 72
G Head Tube Length: 110 130 150 170 190 210
H Reach: 383 388 397 406 411 425
I Stack: 526 546 567 586 606 625
J Wheelbase: 977 984 994 1009 1019 1039
K Standover (700c x 28): 754 780 797 816 837 855
K Standover (Inches) (700c x 28): 29.96" 30.71" 31.38" 32.13" 32.95" 33.66"
               
 
All dimensions listed above are in mm unless otherwise stated.
           

 

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