The diamond frame consists of two triangles, a main triangle and a paired rear triangle. The main triangle consists of the head tube, top tube, down tube and seat tube. The rear triangle consists of the seat tube, and paired chain stays and seat stays.
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... Steel frames are often built using various types of steel alloys including chromoly ... and mountain bicycles uses standard cylindrical steel tubes which are connected with lugs ... The tubes are fitted into the lugs, which encircle the end of the tube, and are then brazed to the lug ...
... The bottom bracket shell is a short and wide tube, relative to the other tubes in the frame, that runs side to side and holds the bottom bracket ... The chain stays, seat tube, and down tube all typically connect to the bottom bracket shell ...
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