Budnitz Bicycles

“Light years beyond any other city bicycle on the market.” — Bicycle Wire

Meet the world’s best go-anywhere, do-anything bicycle for fast and fun everyday riding.

With big 29-inch wheels (accommodating tires up to 2.35-inches), a long wheelbase and aggressive geometry, Model No.3 offers versatility never seen before in a city bicycle. Jump curbs, cut corners, and tear through gravel alleyways. Or add knobby tires and hit the forest trails.

Very limited availability in Steel and Titanium. Please email hello@budnitzbicycles.com for sizing confirmation and discounting opportunities.

No.3 Frame

Budnitz bicycles no3 frame

The No.3 4130 CroMoly steel frame is designed and engineered for exceptional lateral stiffness. Custom drawn and butted then tig welded by hand, our signature FlyLite™ cantilever geometry frames flex in just the right places to absorb the shock of rough pavement and dirt roads, while translating your pedal strokes into power.


Budnitz bicycles alphine 11speed

Model No.3 is best equipped with the Shimano Alfine 11-speed internally geared hub. A 409% gear range tackles the steepest hills. Gates Carbon Drive is smooth, virtually silent, and lasts twice as long as a traditional chain. Never derails and eliminates messy grease.

Also available with 14-speed Rohloff or as a direct drive Single Speed.

Design Inspiration

No.3 Geometry


  S M L XL
Rider Height (feet) 5'1" - 5'5" 5'6" - 5'9" 5'10" - 6'1" 6'2" - 6'6"
Rider Height (cm) 154 - 164cm 165 - 175cm 176 - 185cm 187 - 198cm
A) Head Tube Angle 71.5° 72.0° 72.5° 72.5°
B) Seat Tube Angle 69.5° 69.5° 69.5° 69.5°
C) Top-Tube Length 560mm 580mm 605mm 630mm
D) Seat-Tube Length 430mm 455mm 485mm 505mm
E) Chain-Stay Length 458mm 458mm 458mm 458mm
F) Bottom Bracket Drop 70mm 70mm 75mm 75mm
G) Fork Rake 50mm 50mm 50mm 50mm
H) Fork Length 430mm 430mm 430mm 430mm
I) Head-Tube Length 122mm 127mm 152mm 172mm
J) Stand Over Height 765mm 785mm 800mm 810mm
K) Wheel Base 1072mm 1087mm 1102mm 1127mm