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Miscellaneous Items from The Bisbee Bicycle Brothel

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Aside from photographing the shop and individual bikes I also photographed buried little treasures hidden away in drawers and cabinets. Among my favorites were the Phil grease gun and the Rattlesnake skin saddle.

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Photos from San Diego’s First Tweed Ride

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Considering it was raining (this is a strange thing to San Diegans), plenty of people showed up and made this a great event. Thanks to everyone who came out and actually went out of their way to create an outfit. … Continue reading

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Bisbee Bicycle Brothel: Bisbee, AZ

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Before we left Arizona we wanted to visit Ken Wallace who owns the Bisbee Bicycle Brothel in Bisbee, AZ. Bisbee is about 2 hours east of Tucson and kind of in the middle of nowhere. We were expecting an average … Continue reading

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Bohemian Bicycles Workshop: Tucson, AZ

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On our last day in Tucson we visited Dave Bohm’s workshop where he makes Bohemian Bicycles. Dave had a really cool setup at his home. Everything was well organized and clean. By seeing his work area you could tell that … Continue reading

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Andy Gilmour Workshop: Tucson, AZ

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During our first night in Tucson we visited Andy Gilmour at his workshop. Andy has been building frames for over 30 years and has seen it all. His focus is mainly on lightweight race bikes. Check him out here.

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La Suprema Workshop: Tucson, AZ

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While in Tucson we stopped by Ed’s shop where he builds La Suprema bikes. The shop is connected to a wood shop that Ed collaborates with at times (check out the orange bike with the huge wooden basket). The shop … Continue reading

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A Really Long Cargo Bike We Spotted in Tucson, AZ.

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While in Tucson we saw a rather odd cargo bike coming at us. The guy behind the helm was a familiar face that we often see out there. last time we saw him (forgot his name) he had made himself … Continue reading

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Pictures From Our Trip to Arizona, AZ.

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These are miscellaneous photos I took during our trip to Arizona. Some of the places we visited are Tucson, Tombstone and Bisbee. During our stay in Tucson we visited a few frame builders and collectors. These sets will be posted … Continue reading

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New in shop: Peugeot Mixte!

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This is our latest Mixte project. We stripped and powder coated the frame and applied new decals, gave it an awesome embossed Brooks saddle, Honjo fenders, Velo Orange racks and cork grips. This is the ultimate vintage Mixte. This bike … Continue reading

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Refinished Silca Floor Pump

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I wish I would have taken more detailed “before” pictures because this thing was rusty, falling apart and didn’t even pump air. The handle was sanded and coated with shellac. Then the pump tube was sanded down and clear coated. … Continue reading

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