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Posts Tagged ‘ lugged frames ’

Colours, Colours Everywhere

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November 24, 2011
Colours, Colours Everywhere

When I think back on all the hours I spent in pleasurable anticipation of the hand-built touring bicycle I was having made-to-order, I find the most enjoyable - and the most exasperating - were the ones I spent perusing the big, tattered fold-out colour chart I'd borrowed from the frame-makers' shop, trying to pick...
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The Fine Art of Framebuilding

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November 14, 2011
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My (New) Bicycle and I

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November 14, 2011
My (New) Bicycle and I

Not so very long ago I took delivery of my dream bicycle: a classic old-style steel-framed tourer, custom built with a quill stem and stylish Rene Herse-inspired lugwork, stainless Gilles Berthoud fenders painted to match the frame, cream-coloured touring tyres, and a French-made front rack and decaleur with one of those traditional canvas-and-leather Continental-style...
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