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New carbon track dropouts

Posted by mark porter on

Damon has busy beavering away designing our new carbon fibre track dropouts. Made as a one off for now for a very special build we are in the middle of. A 600SL fixie/singlespeed daubed in ultra light goodies, Tune, Ax Lightness etc 

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Taking care of your titanium bicycle frame

Posted by mark porter on

Taking care of your titanium bicycle frame

I'm often asked what is the best way to look after a titanium bicycle frame, how to clean etc, so here is how we do it. Most titanium frames are hand finished with a 3M scotchbrite hand pad. These hand pads come in different grades of coarseness and the different grades are easy to pick as they come in different colours. Most titanium frames will be finished with either a dark green 3M pad or like at Reillycycleworks, a maroon pad, code 7447. You can buy these pads online or at any really decent tool shop, car paint suppliers, just...

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