Tiny Nipple Wrench

The second I got myself a truing stand, everyone and his brother asked me if I could re-true their wheels. I usually use the opportunity to collect a bunch of wheel projects from my friends (and their brothers…and sisters…), invite a couple of them over, watch a football game, have some wine & cheese and ...

Stairway Encounter

A few days ago I ran into my neighbor. He usually is a really laid back, relaxed guy. He¬†wasn’t on that particular day. I’m not exaggerating when I tell you that he was insanely furious because of the annual, corporately sponsored cycling race that was going on and open to anyone willing to pay for ...

Parking Lot Find

Let’s get down to some hardcore swag bike voyeurism. Found this beauty leaning against a shopping cart hut: Inconspicuous at first sight but taking a closer look you realize someone put meticulous work into this 26” urban speed machine. Where do I even start? This ride has so many great features. You gotta love freewheel ...

Eurobike’s Finest

Eurobike 2014 lies behind us and while we skipped this year due to laziness, we still have some fond memories of last year. If you’ve ever been to a bicycle trade you know the deal and if you haven’t, we congratulate and pity you to the same extend. Seriously though, it’s a lot of fun ...

Talk Is Cheap

It seems nowadays cycling is everywhere. I bet if you’re not a cyclist yourself (whatever that means), you probably have a friend or relative who’s really into riding bikes, buying bikes, collecting, customizing and so on and so forth. He or she will most definitely be down with TALKING about bikes. A lot. While I ...