Closing shop for a couple days…

Taking a few days off.  No bike, but maybe a run or two.  The shop will be closed Sunday, March 31 through Tuesday April 2.  Back to things on Wednesday.  In the mean time, these two builds will keep me busy today.   (What’s playing:  Johnny Cash Mean Eyed Cat)

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Custom wheels…

I added a Custom Wheels page to the website quite a while ago.  Then I promptly left it blank for many months.  Been meaning add info to that page for quite some time and the inspiration finally hit me this morning.  Well, inspiration and realizing I’d neglected that page on the site.  There you have […]

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I feel bad…

I feel bad that 99% of the roadies out there who bought their road bikes within the past decade or so will never get to experience the pleasure of riding fat tires on their road bike.  The majority of road bikes on the road are sold with 23mm tires.  Doesn’t matter if you’re 5’2″ tall […]

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Get the most out of your canti brake…

With all the focus on disc brakes and getting the most out of mechanical discs, I thought I’d address the good old cantilever brake.  Maybe folks’ dissatisfaction with them is simply because they aren’t set up properly.   I see a lot of canti brakes during my day in the shop since my own cross frames […]

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