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Mike's Top-10 Tech Trends

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Mike's Top-10 2015 Tech Trends 1. Go disc brake – whether electric or mechanical, hydraulic braking is a simply revolutionary leap. If you don’t race, consider it for your next bike. Our disc options include custom offerings from Argonaut, Mosaic and Parlee, with Olympia, Storck and Van Dessel offering downright awesome value in carbon-disc race machines designed in Italy, Germany and the US, respectively. But really, any disc bike will blow your freaking mind. Don't believe me? Come ride our Mosaic GT-1 today. Oh, and I won't even consider electric shifting a trend this season, since that was so last year,...

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Blacksmith Cycle End of Season Mega Sales are ON

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Our. Best. Prices. Ever. Period. Road. CX. MTB. Tri. Can't afford a custom Blacksmith-designed Baum or Passoni this year? The deals below are the next best thing. Over 65 Bikes and Framesets for Road, CX, MTB and Triathlon. Choices include Alchemy Carrera, Storck, Cyfac, and Museeuw: BIKE AND FRAME SALE Plus over 30 Wheelsets for all disciplines. Names like Lightweight, Zipp, Tune, Stan's and Reynolds: WHEEL SALE First come, first served...deals are heading out the door already. Emailing us is always your best option: info@blacksmithcycle.com Thanks, Mike and the Crew

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What's new? I'll tell you what's new!!!

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Holy crap do we have lots to report, but I will keep things short and pictorial...   ANNOUNCING MOSAIC CYCLES AS OUR NEWEST CUSTOM BICYCLE BRAND We are just tickled to have inked with Mosaic to be their only bike dealer north of the border. In fact, we were quite humbled and appreciative when Kevin from Mosaic, fresh off their 2014 NAHBS award for Best Cross Bike in Show, reached out to us asking if we would want to consider carrying their bikes. Well, after a good deal of research, conversation, and drooling, we said Hell Yes. See why we already have...

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Bike of the Day #8 - Parlee Z5 SL custom build

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Well, today we have something special for you...one of our first custom shop bikes! Today's BOTD is Jonathan's Parlee Z5 SL:  [caption id="attachment_977" align="alignnone" width="576" caption="Jonathan's Parlee Z5 SL in all her glory"][/caption] Designed by Bob Parlee in Beverley, Massachusets, Parlee have become reknowned for incredible ride quality, outrageously low weights, amazing geometry options for almost every rider, and a complete custom bike program to boot! In fact Cyclingnews.com just reviewed the Parlee Z5 and called it "lusciously creamy but still surprisingly sharp." Like a fine cheese ;) [caption id="attachment_981" align="alignnone" width="576" caption="Super Record RD is one of the prettiest components...

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