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NAHBS 2019: Awards, Part II

NAHBS 2019: Awards, Part II

The construction categories for the North American Handmade Bicycle Show are tough to judge. The only way to do it and know that we (Tom Kellogg, Nick Legan and myself) are coming to the correct ...

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NAHBS 2019: The Awards, Part I

NAHBS 2019: The Awards, Part I

The 2019 North American Handmade Bicycle Show is off to a roaring start with the most exhibitors ever in the history of the show. What follows are all the nominees and category award winners that ...

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Jim Merz and the All-Star Team

Jim Merz and the All-Star Team

Of the many framebuilders who have made a name for themselves in the U.S., few have had as unusual a path as Jim Merz. Initially, he was producing frames in Portland, for a time employing Mark ...

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Friday Group Ride #441

Friday Group Ride #441

The last time I crashed  I bruised my left knee and tweaked my back, a pretty good outcome considering the speed and violence of it, and the involvement of more than one car. My bike came through ...

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