From opposite sides of the planet, a mutual love of all things custom, especially beach cruisers, has evolved into a worldwide partnership. RUFF Cycles and HBBC (Huntington Beach Bicycle Company) has formed a distribution partnership that will bring both company’s products to a bike shop near you. RUFF Cycles, based in Germany, is argumentatively the best in the business with custom, stretched, chopper, cruisers. More
Many of you know Ian Thompson and his involvement on the forum throughout the years. You also may know that Ian recently started Thompson Classic Bicycle Components. Ian has been busy producing some cool coke bottle and ball end grips as well as a new leather sprung saddle. Click here to check out his current line of products.
When you hear the name Evinrude, the last thing you think of is an sleek, elegant art deco inspired balloon tire bike. In 1937 Evinrude made just that very thing….the Steamflow. Mike Spangler of Mike’s Vintage Bikes in Grand Haven, MI shared some nice pics of his restored bike. We posted the shots here
The latest news on the custom bike scene is that Firebikes has joined forces with Ruff Cycles for promotion, production and distribution. This is an area that Ruff Cycles excels in so it sounds like a perfect match. Ruff currently has a selection of Firebike frames listed in their online store ready to be shipped out. Click here to see their offerings.
It’s always cool to see what the bike companies come up with each year for their new line up. Felt just launched their 2015 website today which includes a new line of cruiser based fat tire bikes. Click here to see the new bikes.
We now have the new 3G Bikes Linkage Triple Tree Springer Forks in stock in our online store. Click here to see more shots of this beautiful fork along with the specs.
We got our hands on one of the raddest retro series BMX cruisers on the market today….the 2014 Haro 24″ Master Freestyler. Click here to see our full review and lots of detailed pics!
We have some new 3G Bikes 26″ x 57mm two speed kickback wheel sets in stock. These come with black spokes and black KT-2 coaster brake hubs. They are available in blue, copper and black and are $189.00 plus shipping. Not a whole lot in stock so get em while you can! Click to Order
It’s that time of year again when the weather starts to warm up, birds are chirping and the sound of angle grinders can be heard coming from garages all over the world. That’s right, it’s RRB Build Off time! This year we’ll be trying out a new simplified set of rules that essentially makes it an anything goes competition. Many folks have been planning and scrounging up parts for this year’s event and it looks like we’re gonna see lots of creativity on display as usual. So get ready for build off #9 starting on May 1st!