Deli bike and one of those @!*& moments…

In the category of @!*&, this is what happens when you don’t triple check to make sure all the parts that came off a bike being packed into a travel case make it in said case. Luckily I triple checked before the customer picked up the case. With the new-fangled carbon bikes with integrated seat […]

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What’s in the stand…

As a follow up to this post, here’s the completed 1990 Potts CCR. Turned out really nice. It’s also destined to be a rider as well instead of a top shelf queen. The parts are nice Suntour XC Pro/Comp with Dia-Compe 986 brakes. It sure is nice that Dia-Compe still makes those straddle cables. I […]

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Black Mountain Cycles bottles in the wild…

The latest installment of Black Mountain Cycles bottles in the wild, Minnesota style, comes from Jason of Salsa Cycles. Jason’s a great guy who absolutely loves riding his bike. I’m personally embarrassed that I don’t spend nearly half as much time in the saddle as he does. Check out Jason’s bike with the new Salsa […]

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Ortlieb bags and Tubus racks now available…

Finally got around to bringing in Ortlieb bags and Tubus racks. I’ve got a small selection of Ortlieb and Tubus that will be a continuously stocked. One more step in narrowing my focus on the touring, cyclocross, adventure riding arena. The Bruce Gordon BLT with USA made Gordon racks is the perfect complement to a […]

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What’s in the stand…

Time for a “what’s in the stand post.” This time around it’s an early 90’s Potts CCR (Cross Country Racer) that has a fresh coat of ‘Yeti Pink’ from Spectrum Powder Works. The owner jut happened to also have a Type II w/ canti bosses that fit nicely instead of the original Ritchey Logic fork, […]

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What does it say about the auto industry when…

… it’s reported that the sweetest ride at the L.A. Auto Show is a bicycle. Not just any bike but a really dialed Rawland Ravn single-speed. Check out the story here: The Sweetest Ride at the L.A. Auto Show. (What’s playing: Fresh Air interview w/ Gogol Bordello)

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What’s in the stand…

Here’s a quick “what’s in the stand.” Later generation WTB ti Phoenix in a big 19.5″ size. Bonus feature – S&S couplings that allow the frame to be taken apart and loaded in a case for airplane travel. At the time, this would have simply been luggage and no extra charge would have been incurred. […]

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Black Mountain Cycles bottles in the wild…

Here’s another from Chris taken at Neshaminy Creek in Bensalem, PA, which he says is 45 seconds from his house – lucky bastard. It appears he has chosen colors for his bike that make it easy to spot in a crowded bike rack 😉 (What’s playing: The Knitters Love Shack)

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