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New England builders ball 2013

Get yourself down to the Biltmore in Providence RI this weekend for the New England Builders ball, a get together of some of the finest small builders from New England. Look at some great bikes, enjoy a cold IPA and … Continue reading

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Talbot Frameworks

It’s not everyday you stumble across a frame building shop in your neighbourhood but that’s exactly how I found Matt from Talbot Frameworks. Talbot Frameworks is run out of the back of a small bike shop in the leafy South … Continue reading

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Paul Components custom colours

Paul Componenents have been making nice parts since 1989. From their ultra rare rear mechs of the 90′s to timeless brakes of today, any Paul piece adds a certain finesse to a build. And now you can have any colour … Continue reading

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Independent Fabrication Factory tour

Independent Fabrication have come a long way since their 1995 inception back in Sommerville; Angles & Poise were lucky enough to visit the place IF now call home. Having been a long time fan of Independent Fabrication, rider of a … Continue reading

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2012 New England Builders Ball, Providence RI

There’s no better way to begin a trip to New England than find yourself in a room packed full to the brim with some of the finest bicycles on the planet, live music and a chilled IPA in hand – … Continue reading

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The Custom Road Bike by Guy Andrews

My advice would be to make room on your coffee table.┬áThe Custom Road Bike by Guy Andrews certainly deserves a spot. Guy takes us on a lustrously illustrated journey around the custom road bike from base materials, to components, geometry … Continue reading

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New England Builders Ball

Some of New England’s finest builders will coming together this year for the annual New England Builders Ball held in Providence RI on the 5th of October. With a list of exhibitors including ANT, Geekhouse, 44 Bikes and Spooky it … Continue reading

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New England Bicycle Bloodline.

This project has been a long time in the making but I set out to chart the interconnections in the New England scene charting things back to the pioneering builders of the early 70′s. I had heaps of help along … Continue reading

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Crumpton Cycles

Stunning good looks and detailing to make your eyes water. Crumpton sit along many US based custom carbon outfits in sourcing composite material form Enve Composites but as in many things the outcome as a whole is greater than the … Continue reading

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Enve Composites Factory Tour.

Inside the factory of one of the industries most innovative manufacturers. Enve Composites need very little introduction, but what goes on inside the four walls of their high tech facility is a little less well known. Crumpton, Parlee, Independent Fabrication, … Continue reading

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