Tag Archive for bicycle design

When Less is More

I see in the news where Italian components maker Tiso has come up with prototypes of a 12-speed drivetrain with wireless electronic shifting. I would almost have thought the news release was some kind of gag, but there was no April First dateline and although the accompanying video was rather crude, as was the prototype…

C’est Un Campeur

So here is a picture of me pedalling along a lonely ribbon of desert highway in Australia’s remote Kimberley region, way off in the far northwest corner of the continent, all loaded up and heading for even more distant places. The bicycle I’m riding is a Cannondale T700 tourer – seven speed, aluminium frame, 700c…