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Monthly Archives: June 2012

  • “Sam Hill Fast”

    So Yuri’s complete 29er was delivered this past Wednesday June 20th. Summer Solstice mind you. A good date. We spoke after its safe arrival and he had it reassembled, patiently waiting for the weekend while he pulled father duty for the rest of the week with his new born son Oli. He was pretty beside …

  • As you may have read previously, I recently finished up Yuri’s 29er. Thought I’d share a build check video short with all of you giving you an inside look at some of the details of the build. I’ll post up more pics soon. Till then, enjoy!

  • Internal Cable Routing

    Working on another 29er. This one sports a more traditional diamond frame look but I’m putting some special touches like a radius seat tube for 16″ stays, deeply formed seat stays that will be pretty swoopy and last but not least internal cable routing. Really stoked on how this is coming together. More soon… Internal …

  • 44 Kid Dangerous – Spy Shot

    Just finished up Yuri’s 29er. This is a SICK build. More friday here on the blog, Flickr and Velocipede Salon. Stay tuned kids… 44 Kid Dangerous – Spy Shot, originally uploaded by 44 Bikes.

  • Ultralight Bike Packing on the Mind

    So I’ve been bitten by the bike packing bug recently. I like hiking. It’s fun. But I absolutely love riding my bike… Being in the woods WITH my bike? Forget about it. I’m in my element. I recall as a Boy Scout, out on a troop hike for a long weekend on the Appalachian Trail, …

  • 29er with 16″ Stays

    Building up a 29er now that sports Paragon Machine Works Post Mount Sliders that will handle 16″-16.8″ of adjustability. On a 29er mind you. Radius seat tube. Internal cable routing. 120mm Fox fork with 15m QR. Should be sickness. Here’s a few shots of the build progress: Feel free to contact me with any questions …

  • Building, Paint and more

    Been a while as I’ve been busy with a few builds, finalizing a few prototype bike bags and sorting parts for a complete headed to North Carolina later this week. I also got the fat bike back from paint and built up. I’ll let the pic’s speak for themselves: Powder was handled by the good …

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