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Stories about life on two wheels.

LOFA: Truss Me Part II

Don’t mind the rusty prototype, I’ll put some shiny bikes on here soon! For this week’s LOFA, I am evaluating the truss fork for further improvement. I was able to get a few rides in this week, and am starting…

Truss Bike

LOFA: Truss Me

For this week’s LOFA I made something I’ve been thinking about (obsessing over) for about a year now. Ever since I looked at the beautiful curves and read about the amazing ride of truss forks, I’ve wanted one. Some people…

Late on a Friday Afternoon

Anyone who has worked at a M-F, 9 to 5 job knows that late on a Friday afternoon can be a pretty low productivity time. Productivity isn’t much of an issue for me, seeing as I really enjoy what I’m…

What Makes You Itch?

Today was my last day of work, and the first day of pursuing my passion for custom bikes full time. Leaving your comfortable job and consistent paycheck is a nerve racking event, but as usual the message I needed to…

Making Moves

With the help of my amazing girlfriend Emily, we packed up the workshop in Rochester and headed for Syracuse. We were able to fit almost everything into Em’s parent’s mini van. Growing up my family never had mini vans (I…