Pictures from Cirque du Cyclisme 2013 swap meet

 Jon Williams amazing work at Drillium Revival Milk crate full of hubs. Harden bacon slicers, airlites, campagnolo track. . .  Truing stand Miscellaneous items from sale by Dale Brown, Classic Rendezvous founder.A Willy Appelhans bike. More pictures in a couple days, this is just a teaser of his headbadge- one of my favorite headbadges of all … Continue reading Pictures from Cirque du Cyclisme 2013 swap meet

Speedwell Titanium bicycle

 Speedwell(UK) built one of the first commercially available titanium bike framesets, along with the Teledyne Titan. Speedwell used a different blend of titanium than what is commonly used now on titanium bike frames, but back then they didn;t know any better. Luis Ocena infamously rode a Speedwell Titalite to a Tour de France victory over … Continue reading Speedwell Titanium bicycle

Michigan swap meet- mostly track bike photos

 Sander(believed to be British prewar builder) bike. Schwinn style adjustable stem, wood rims, fixed gear, early Brooks saddle, Webb pedals, and is Reynolds 531 double-butted tubing. Diamant chrome track bike. Schwinn style adjustable stem, wooden rims. Speedwell titanium bicycle. UK built, first production titanium bike, later Teledyne also made one. Complete with titanium fork. Elgin Racer track bike. … Continue reading Michigan swap meet- mostly track bike photos