Cycles Whiter

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Hanging out to dry

One week to go, as we’ll be travelling to London next Thursday! If you can’t get to Bespoked come to Roll for the Soul in Bristol on Thursday 17th April, … Continue reading

April 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

Chain guard

Taking shape at last, thanks to the great Dave Weaver at John Wright Modelmaking.

March 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

The heat is on

Hardening the first coat of primer

March 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Handlebars

Quite happy with the handlebars for the small bike.

March 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Paper colours

Tried taping paper mockups of the colours and stickers to the frames before the final colour decision tomorrow.

March 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

Done at last

We’ve put the racer together for a photo to mock up the colours for one final check before both frames go to the powder coaters tomorrow. br /> one final … Continue reading

March 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Last bit of brazing

Finally, both forks are looking strong and straight. Just one more bit of brazing on the larger frame then they’re ready to be painted, with exactly four weeks to go … Continue reading

March 13, 2014 · Leave a comment