22 avril 2011
22 avril 2011
Most expensive American made bottle opener ever!
21 avril 2011
Converting and maintaining Single Speed and Fixed Gear Bicycles
The customization and the building process–getting covered in grease, in other words–are essential parts of belonging to this movement. This book makes a much needed and unique contribution to the market by explaining everything in simple, easy to understand language, enabling a beginner bicycle mechanic to rebuild and convert a geared bicycle into a slick, personalized fixie.
Some photographs & « stuffs » by gaëtan rossier
Tour designed by Rui Alves
A chair for bikes fanatics…
O-OH-H DAD! …It’s a SCHWINN! (1965)
20 avril 2011
James Straffon Cycling Art
The youngest stayer and his pacemaker (Germany, 1928)
Film from 1928 of a young stayer and his pacer. Probably the greatest thing you’ll ever see on Hipster Nascar.
19 avril 2011
Manu’s Bianchi (1973)
photograph by gaëtan rossier
Cyclepedia: A Tour of Iconic Bicycle Designs Book
Michael Embacher’s Cyclepedia: A Tour of Iconic Bicycle Designs, look at the last 90 years of bicycle design. This book documents the classics as well as the more forward designs (both good and bad, but mostly good) that has spanned the decades. Truth is, the fundamentals in bicycle design have remained the same for almost a century. How bike builders have built upon those fundamental is what makes cycling exciting. From Thames & Hudson.
Available from Amazon.
Alleycat in Fribourg (16/04/2011)
On saturday the first Alleycat was organised in Fribourg. People came from Neuchatel, Geneva, Biel, Bern, Fribourg and other places. The start was in front of the train station and the finish in front of Café de la Presse. The Winners where Ben & Antoine in the men category and Pauline and Elizabeth in the women category.
And obviously Kreepz Custom Cycles was in the place and had a very cool prize for the winner of the Alleycat!
All the pictures Sam made are on the onegear Flickr account.