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Deanima Unblended Review - Road Bike Action May 2019 Issue

More over at Road Bike Action

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Wheels galore! Our round-up of wheel brands we love for 2019…

Wheels galore! Our round-up of wheel brands we love for 2019…

For those of you who have purchased big brand bikes, you’ll have noticed that the wheels included are usually… er… cheap boat anchors. Heavy, slow to accelerate, narrow internal width, most lacking tubeless compatibility, and everything else that hurts the performance of your new bike. That’s why we spec the best wheel options on all of our builds at Blacksmith Cycle, because outside of the frameset, wheels have the biggest impact on performance.  You may have some questions about where to start with a new wheel purchase. You may be wondering, "why are wider wheels in style?" or “do I need carbon rims?”.  So, let us quickly fill you in on some awesome wheel brands that...

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One Disc Festka to rule them all.

Our latest upgrade was done to this very attractive looking Festka One Disc. 

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Cherubim's customer bicycle explained

The Japanese master frame builder Shin-Ichi Konno is widely known for bringing experimental designs to bike shows. In this video interview he talks about a bicycle he has made for a customer. The Japanese master frame builder Shin-ichi Konno has never shied away from controversy, producing imaginative interpretations of the bicycle and bringing these to NAHBS each year to delight and amaze the crowds. Yet not everybody appreciates this approach, and over the years some eyebrows have been raised. Not at HBG, though. We’ve always enjoyed and admired the experimental bikes coming out of the Cherubim workshop (see article linked...

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Deanima O.Q.O.C

Custom DeAnima DeAnima bicycles DeAnima bikes handbuilt italy Lightweight made in italy O.Q.O.C oqoc steel

DEANIMA O.Q.O.C     INTRODUCING O.Q.O.C   A modern take on the classic lightweight steel racing bicycle, with everything you need and nothing you don’t. This is our statement against the modern day fad of hype.... This is a simple, fast and lightweight steel frame. It’s got no bullshit standards or “fashionable” features... it’s about going forward fast, it's about the ride, it's about the simplicity of what a race bike should be and always has been. When we created this frame we wanted to raise a few questions about steel frames of today – this frame weighs 1350g without...

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