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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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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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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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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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Miscellaneous Photos from October 2009

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Hauling Two Kegs With A Bicycle

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Yesterday I decided to return two of the Fat Tire kegs that we had emptied at the shop. I figured this was a great time to pull out the ol’ workhorse Xtracycle. The kegs were empty but still heavy.

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Trip to Colorado

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My wife and I recently took a trip to Colorado. These are pictures of the places we visited. Most of the pictures are from the Boulder and Fort Collins area at places like the New Belgium Brewery and various shops … Continue reading

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Boulder Indoor Velodrome

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1950’s Cinelli Cloisonné Stem Badge

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From Wikipedia: Cloisonné, an ancient metalworking technique, is a multi-step process used to produce jewelry, vases, and other decorative items. (The resulting objects can also be called cloisonné.) The technique can be used either for enamel, today much the most … Continue reading

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