Crane 8


The Crane 8 is Origami’s do-it-all folding bike. With 1.75 thick tires, the Crane supplies commuters with a cushy ride for rough city streets or dirt road adventures. Ride it to London, or tour through the tea fields of Asia. It is always willing to take on the next endeavor. Made with quality 7005 aluminum, and equipped with an 8-speed drivetrain, the Crane is no pushover for the price. It’s lightweight and wide gearing make it possible for the rider to speed through city traffic, climb hills or out-bike the competition. The rear rack supplies the rider with ample cargo carrying capacity, while the fenders provide it’s rider with protection from the elements. Its ergonomic grips and saddle keep your hands and body feeling good for long rides. The Crane 8 can also be packed into our airline-legal-sized suitcase for travel.



Frame: 7005 Aluminum

Fork: 20″ Steel

Wheels: 20″

Weight: 25.5 lbs.

Weight w/ fenders & rack: 27.2 lbs.

Handlebars: Aluminum 24.5 x 570mm

Handlebar stem: Aluminum, folding, height-adjustable

Headset: Threaded

Seatpost: Aluminum, 33.9 x 500mm

Crank arms: Forged aluminum 170mm

Chain ring: 52 Tooth aluminum & Steel, 110mm BCD

Chain: KMC Z50 1/2″ x 3/32

Brakes: Aluminum vee-brake

Derailleur: Shimano Acera

Shifter: microShift Thumb/Trigger

Rims: Double-wall aluminum

Spokes: 14g Coated steel

Hubs: JoyTech 28H

Tires: Kenda Premium 20 x 1.75

Saddle: Soft Velo

Pedals: Plastic folding

Kickstand: Aluminum, adjustable

Folded dimensions: 12.7″x 33″ x 24″

Suggested rider height: 4’10” to 6’2″

Max rider weight: 230 lbs.

Wheelbase: 40.3″

Handlebar height: 38″ to 42″

Seat height: 28″ to 39″

Seat to handlebar: 24.5″