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adam.leddin

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Cycle EXIF — Miscellaneous Adventures x Cycle EXIF Honor Patch

Cycle EXIF — Miscellaneous Adventures x Cycle EXIF Honor Patch

If you read Cycle EXIF, chances are you’re the type of person who prefers things a little different to the stock standard. Something a little custom, something a little handmade. Andrew Groves is a UK-based illustrator, designer and maker of hand-carved wooden camping utensils, who I am incredibly proud ...

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All-City Space Horse

All-City Space Horse

Choo is a photographer that’s based in Singapore, a city that, traditionally, has a massive cycling culture. He’s part of a new generation of cyclists riding the streets that see the bicycle as a beautiful object, not just a utilitarian tool. The All-City Space Horse is both, but ...

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Cinelli Laser TT

Cinelli Laser TT

Hopefully by now you’ll have encountered Cinelli’s book, The Art and Design of the Bicycle, a concise history of the colorful and innovative Italian marque. You should definitely recognize the bike on the cover, rolling on two disc wheels painted by Keith Haring: a Cinelli Laser TT, one ...

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Lynskey Pro-Cross

Lynskey Pro-Cross

Tennessee-based photographer Dan Henry recently emailed me to let us know about his new custom Lynskey cycloross machine. As you can see, Dan’s a tall boy so a custom frame was the ideal solution to the challenge of finding a perfectly-fitting bike. He also tells a good story, so ...

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Cycle EXIF Bicycle Calendar 2013

Cycle EXIF Bicycle Calendar 2013

THE BEST GIFT FOR CYCLISTS THESE HOLIDAYS:

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Cycle EXIF Bicycle Calendar 2013

Cycle EXIF Bicycle Calendar 2013

If you’re looking for the perfect Christmas gift for the cyclist in your life, especially if that’s you, it’s the 2013 Cycle EXIF Custom Bicycle Calendar. With 13 of the worlds most beautiful custom bikes, one for each month of 2013 and January 2014, you can enjoy ...

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Cycle EXIF Bicycle Calendar 2013 | HP MagCloud

Cycle EXIF Bicycle Calendar 2013 | HP MagCloud

The 2013 Cycle EXIF Custom Bicycle Calendar is now live and available for purchase and/or download. Printed via our friends at MagCloud, it features 13 of this year’s hottest bikes from builders such as Jordan Hufnagel, Australia’s Kumo Cycles, Tom Donhou, Signal Cycles and MAP Bicycles.

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Cycle EXIF Bicycle Calendar 2013 – Cycle EXIF

Cycle EXIF Bicycle Calendar 2013 – Cycle EXIF

The 2013 Cycle EXIF Custom Bicycle Calendar is now live and available for purchase and/or download. Printed via our friends at MagCloud, it features 13 of this year’s hottest bikes from builders such as Jordan Hufnagel, Australia’s Kumo Cycles, Tom Donhou, Signal Cycles and MAP Bicycles.

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Legor Cicli Ale’s Tourer

Legor Cicli Ale’s Tourer

For Italy’s vast culture of legendary custom bicycle frame builders such as Colnago, Olmo, Pinarello, Cinelli, Gios and Pelizzoli, there doesn’t seem to be too many younger builders ready to prolong the tradition. Mattia Paganotti, of Legor Cicli, is one of a younger generation that seems to have ...

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Heritage Paris 007

Heritage Paris 007

Fans of the James Bond series are eagerly counting down the days until the 23rd of October 2012, when the 23rd installment, Skyfall, will be released. It will be a milestone event for Eon Productions, as it coincides with the 50th anniversary of the series, which began with Dr. No ...

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Yasujiro Gravity Bike

Yasujiro Gravity Bike

Gravity bike racing keeps gaining momentum, even after 30 years in existence. There’s an increasing number of ‘official’ events being held on hillsides all over the world, with a growing number of privateers who are developing gravity bikes in sheds, workshops and garages. The Tange tubing company is working ...

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Patebury

Patebury

If there's one industry growing faster than cycling itself, it's the accessories that plug into it.

Patebury have perfected their Kangaroo Leather Straps, the result of 12 months of product development. The strap is Australian made using locally sourced materials in an effort to support domestic industry. Not ...

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Dutch & Wolf Colnago Master 30th

Dutch & Wolf Colnago Master 30th

The Colnago Master is celebrating its 30th Anniversary with a re-release of the classic frame, a summation of the craft and passion the Italian marque is built upon. Colnago’s premium distributor in the UK, Dutch & Wolf, built up one of the 30th Anno Masters in Saronni Red.

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Kona Lava Dome

Kona Lava Dome

Which came first, knobblies on road bikes or drop bars on mountain bikes? Cyclocross is currently experiencing a global surge in popularity and with it, a trend of mashing together roadies and mountain bikes. While neither come close to the sport-specific nuances of a pure cyclocross machine, it’s a ...

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Pelagro PB1

Pelagro PB1

Quite a few of us appreciate the beauty of both motorcycles and bicycles — there’s only an engine separating the freedom of two wheels and the wind in your hair. Peter Laibacher has taken for inspiration the Campagnolo-equipped factory Ducatis of the 80s to produce his trellis-framed mountain bikes and ...

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La Suprema Submariner Electronic

La Suprema Submariner Electronic

Matthew Crawford, in his bestselling book Shop Class as Soulcraft points out the difference between artists, craftspeople and tradepersons. He also explains that there are aspects of each in all three. Most custom frame builders would align themselves with the latter two of those categories, but one who is proud ...

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iNBiCLA Crusted

iNBiCLA Crusted

Portugal has a small cycling culture in comparison to its Spanish and French neighbors: the bicycle population consists mainly of ‘full dressers’ whose design and components haven’t changed since the 50s. But when it comes to viniculture, it’s a long tradition that can be traced back to the ...

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Pereira Cycles Roaring 29er

Pereira Cycles Roaring 29er

Tony Pereira has a long affinity with the twin-top tubed mountain bike. The ‘Roaring 29er’ is a stock frameset that has been offered by Pereira Cycles since it won the ‘Best Off-Road Bicycle’ award at the 2007 North American Handmade Bicycle Show. This is the latest version to emerge from ...

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UBC Coren

UBC Coren

UBC GmbH have 11 years experience producing carbon fiber components for the industrial and automotive sectors, counting Audi, Porsche, Bugatti and some Formula 1 teams among their clients. A versatile urban bicycle was an easy brief then, but their handmade engineering perfection also provides an insight into the ‘magic’ required ...

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Pelizzoli Corsa GP Oro

Pelizzoli Corsa GP Oro

After 45 years, Giovanni Pelizzoli now produces frames branded with his own name and Finland’s Jan-Erik Lindroos has given the Pelizzoli Corsa GP a golden touch.

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Pereira Cycles Portland Porteur

Pereira Cycles Portland Porteur

Tony Pereira is known for his pared-back, fillet brazed frames that span virtually all genres: MTB, cyclocross, road, grand tourers and elegant porteurs.

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Mike’s Custom Solid

Mike’s Custom Solid

Paint has no place on this BMX frame, engineered to be repeatedly beaten against concrete, dirt and metal.

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Holdsworth #69551

Holdsworth #69551

The United Kingdom has a rich cycling culture and history and this 1969 Holdsworth, liveried in the trademark colors, is a fine testament to it.

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