These are a pair of wheel Curtis recently built for a customer. They are a cool modern solution for older bikes circa turn of the century. The rims are basically a single wall 700C clincher rim with a wooden top attached to them. This enables you to use a regular clincher tire on a … Continue reading Wood wheel builds
Photos: Chris Catchpole, Allsport Hulton/Archive from Cycling Weekly article found herePhotos: Chris Catchpole, Allsport Hulton/Archive from Cycling Weekly article found hereA recent article on Cycling Weekly website showcasing Brian Robinson’s Raphaël Géminiani bike and describing the technologies available at the time has peaked my interest. On the surface, the restoration looks great, most of the … Continue reading Period correct restoration critique- Brian Robinson’s Raphaël Géminiani bike
I like before and after sequences. Especially when they are bikes we have sold. You may remember this bike from a previous blog post of ours. It is a 1972 Colnago Super with heavy amounts of component drilling (drillium), that we sold in the summer of 2013. Well, the new owner was gracious enough … Continue reading 1972 Colnago Super update!