Krypton

The perfect road bike for recreational and hardcore cyclists alike

The Krypton is all about comfort, stability and stiffness: it’s Optimal Balance at its best. In the spirit of the Gallium, the Krypton brings together the best that Argon 18 has to offer. Whether you’re a seasoned athlete or cycling enthusiast, this road bike delivers optimized handling so that you can go further on all roads. Krypton is the choice for reliable handling and effective, comfortable positioning—from sunrise to sunset

Among the most versatile in its class, it’s a sure bet for all cyclists. The very essence of Argon 18 is yours with the Krypton.

A well-sorted rapid handling bike that’s brimming with fun-filled potential. The Krypton delivers a rock-solid performance.
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Highlights

Perfect positioning for all cyclists

The ideal bike for both occasional and hard-core cyclists

Composite designed for added comfort

Adapted for all types of roads

Press-fit 3D System

Every frame size has three head tube heights for increased rigidity; system preserves 5% and 11% more incremental frontal rigidity vs. standard spacers when the handlebar is set at 15mm and 25mm, respectively

Argon Fit System (AFS) geometry

Makes it easy for riders of all shapes and sizes to find the perfect position

Size-specific geometry

Well balanced ergonomic fit for every frame in every size

UCI approved

Frame and fork are approved by the Union Cycliste Internationale

Optimal Balance

Get maximum comfort and added power in a lightweight package without compromise

  • Characteristics

    Seat post

    (27.2mm argon 18 ASP-1600 carbon seat post included)

    Seat post clamp

    31.8mm

    Saddle offset

    -15mm

    Bottom bracket

    BB86

    Headset

    FSA no 37E-1+ 3D Press Fit (bearing 1 ¼” (top and bottom + FSA TH-881-1 compressor included)

    Removable and adjustable front derailleur hanger compatible with compact and oval chainrings

    Forged dropouts with replaceable rear derailleur hanger

    Tire clearance

    28mm

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