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The Hiatus (Fall 2014)

A few friends have asked me, “Joe what have you been doing this fall?” “Are you still building bikes?” “I miss seeing pics of the cool stuff you make.” It’s easiest for me to write an update for everyone. This…

Monday Motivation from Mario

Monday no longer has the same meaning for me as it does for most working people. This is in part because I can set my own schedule, and also because I work through the weekend. However, it was not too…

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…

The Shop That Never Was

This is where Graham Cycles began, in my garage here in Rochester. I recently spent some time rearranging the space, building a new workbench, and installing some of my tools in better locations. However, it looks like I’ll only make…