Road Touring Bicycles
Benjamin Cycles touring bicycle (2013, Brooklyn)
Dad's bike has funny etchings and disc brakes.
Bianchi mixte road touring (1980s, Italy)
Mercier 650 randonneur bicycle (1950s, Saint Etienne, France)
With Simplex derailleurs: the extra-large cage Competition on front,
and the chainstay mounted Route Leger in the rear. Jeay brake calipers.
Mixed 650b touring bicycle (c.2010, USA)
Eric has combined a frameset from more than one custom American builder,
with components from more than one generation and heritage.
Proteus Century road bicycle (c.1980, College Park, MD)
Jo Routens 650b mixte bicycle (c.1950, Grenoble, France)
An historian's unique old frameset. What a find!
Lot's to restore and new-old parts to replace.
Shu-Sin road touring bicycle (2012, NYC)
Soma Buena Vista road touring bicycle (2013)
Custom assembly for Susan with Velo Orange bars, stem, seatpost
and pedals. FSA Gimondi cranks, IRD 9-speed thumb shifter,
Paul Love Levers and Nitto rack.
Soma Buena Vista mixte touring bicycle (2013)
Soma Buena Vista mixte touring bicycle (2013)
Soma Double Cross road touring bicycle (2013)
Jamie Swan road touring bicycle (2012, Northport, NY)
Thorn Nomad touring bicycle (2010; Bridgewater, England)
The bike of glabal traveler Nathan Haley on his trip from Alaska to Tierra del Fuego.
Velo Orange Polyvalent road touring bicycle (2012)
Velo Orange Polyvalent roadster bicycle (2012)
With twine and shelac wrapped bars and basket.
Hors Category Cycles
Bacchetta Aero recumbent bicycle (c.2010; St. Petersburg, FL)
Short wheelbase (SWB) frame geometry with titanium tubing, carbon fork and 650c (26x1") Hed carbon tri-spoke wheels.
Dual-drive recumbent tandem bicycle (c.2005, NYC)
Soma Fopper Tour de France bicycle (2013, LES)
Our fixie chopper Fopper is dedicated to 100th Tour de France.
Tricolor, blue white and red. Our Fopper won the Tour de France time trial,
by over a minute with Liz on team WE Bike.
Uknown "B" single-speed road bicycle (1920s, USA)
A restroration project on a vintage road-track bike with hand brakes.
See the wheels in last year's 2012 archive.
Worksman Mover Pedisukkah tricycle (2012, Queens)
The L.E.S. Chabad Lubavitch goes green with this pedisukkah.
Track, Fixie & Single-Speed Bicycles
Atala fixie crashed bicycle (1970s, Italy)
One of our boyz Aires came with his crew, his bike and the driver of the van.
Everyone was cool and he's back on the road.
A to Z fixie bicycle (c.2012)
Benjamin Cycles fixed-gear bicycle (2013, Brooklyn)
Bianchi Pista Via Condotti track bicycle (2011, Italy)
Cinelli Vigorelli Red Hook Crit track bicycle (2013)
Neil Bezdek's race winning bike.
He came by for a 51-tooth chainring an hour before his qualifying ride.
Ciocc Slide road bicycle (c.2010)
Converted to flat bar single speed bike,
with White Industries Eno Eccentric rear hub.
Multi-color single speed hoopty bicycle (2012)
Raleigh Special road bicycle (c.1985, Japan)
With Reynolds 531 tubing, gold over chrome finish, coaster brake and rear platform pegs.
Schwinn Cutter single speed bicycle (2012)
Aventón fixie bicycle (2013)
Campagnolo - Wolber road wheels (c.1980; Italy/France)
New in box Nuovo Recod hubs, TX Profile rims and DT spokes,
with Continental Gator Hardshell 700 x 25 tires
and Michelin Airstop tubes.
Dura-Ace - Notubes Iron Cross wheels (2013; Japan/USA)
Shimano Dura-ace track hubs with Stan's Notubes ZTR Iron Cross tubeless rims.
Rolloff - Rigida touring wheel (2010; Germany/France/Belgium)
Rolloff Speedhub 500/14 hub gear with Rigida Grizzly Carbide Super Sonic rim,
and Sapim Race spokes. Rebuilt for solo explorer Nathan Haley during his journey
from Alaska to Tierra del Fuego.
White Industries - H Plus Son wheel (2013)
Bianchi SiSS mountain bicycle (2005)
Ben's single-track 26" dirt rig.
Cunningham Park here we come!
Cannondale mountain bicycle (1980s, USA)
Surly Ogre mountain bicycle (2013)
That's one happy camper's next big ride: the Continental Divide.
A custom sun shade helmet shows experience allows one's inner Fred to come out.
Road Sport Bicycles
Alan Guerciotti Record road bicycle (1980s, Italy)
Campagnolo C-Record components with red highlights.
Base Urban 1.0 road bicycle (2013)
Black and white, with double top tube, curved down tube, straight blade fork,
Alfina belt-drive gear shifting, starfish wheel 36-spoke pattern.
Bianchi Trofeo road bicycle (c.2000)
With Celeste frame, Pink grips, Neon Green tires and Hamburger Bell.
Bontrager Road Lite RD road sport bicycle (c.1985, Santa Cruz, CA)
Last year's Bontrager restoration project with new paint and decals, becoming a Campagnolo road bike.
Cannondale road bicycle (1980s, USA)
Cervelo R5 road bicycle (2013)
Brent's bike has Campagnolo Super Record 11 speed.
Colner road bicycle (1970s, Italy)
An off-brand of Ernesto Colnago's empire.
English road bicycle (2012, Eugene, OR)
Rob English built and repaired Simon's latest race bike.
Equiped with Campagnolo Record 11-speed group.
Klein Aeolus road bicycle (1980; USA)
Lotus Legend Compe road bicycle (1980s)
Lotus Legend road bicycle (c.1985, Japan)
Periwinkel color frame with Columbus tubing, Shimano 600 group, 3T bars & stem.
Maruishi LM-4 Sport mixte road bicycle (c.1987, Japan)
A silver beauty John found for his wife.
Maybe before a retrofit with 650b wheels,
tire size, fenders, brakes, bars, shifters and such.
Motobecane Grand Jubile road bicycle (1980s, France)
Orbea Ordu time trial bicycle (2012, Spain)
Orbea Ordu time trial bicycle (2013, Spain)
Frank Peckham road bicycle (1980s, Long Island)
Serotta road race bicycle (c.1990, USA)
With new paint and Campagnolo track wheels.
Soma Smoothie ES road sport bicycle (2013)
A new Campagnolo-euipped road bike to replace Chris'
old Cannondale damaged in the wake of Hurriane Sandy.
With Campy Veloce group, Miche hubs, Mavic rims and Conti tires.
Roadster & Cruiser Bicycles
Alta Citibike NYC share bicycle (c.2012; Portland OR)
First, we got one in Taliah's studio, #03587.
Next, the Rivington & Ridge St. docking station showed up.
Then, Suffolk & Stanton already got its bikes,
so I posed a new Soma Smoothie ES road bike on Rivington.
And here's Taliah's painting.
BSA Golden-de-Luxe roadster bicycle (1900s, England)
Columbia Torpedo cruiser bicycle (c.1960, Westfield, MA)
DBS Spesial cruiser bicycle (c.1970, Norway)
Defietsfabriek Pam Duo carrier bicycle (2012; Netherlands)
Gazellle Trimmer roadster bicycle (c.1970, Netherlands)
With special 5-speed hub indicator chain repair,
combining a Sachs shaft and Sturmey-Archer chain.
Goldie ATB bicycle (c.2012)
With yellow "CAUTION" tape streamers.
Huffy Panama Jack cruiser bicycle (2010)
Raleigh Sports roadster bicycle (1970s, England)
With new Sun CR18 rims and Schwalbe Marathon tires.
Schwinn Traveler roadster bicycle (c.1940, Chicago)
Shelby Flying Cloud bicycle (c.1940s, Shelby, OH)
Swedish military roadster bicycle (c.1950, Sweden)
Looks like the m/42 model with Novo coaster brake.
Yuba Mundo carrier bicycle (2012)
Folding & Small-Wheel Bicycles
Bike Friday folding road touring (1990s, Oregon)
The black bike friday that survived Hurricane Sandy.
We drained a pint of fluid from the downtube.
BSA 20 roadster bicycle (1970s, England)
Dahon Mu folding bicycle (c.2012)
Pashley Delibike cargo bicycle (2013, Stratford upon Avon, England)
Assembled without low-gravity front rack, basket and stand.
Ross Thunder Jet child's cruiser bicycle (c.1940s, Rockaway Beach, NY)