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Reilly Cycleworks helps out new team

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Its been a few years since we've sponsored a racing team. We used to sponsor Karl Strugnell back in the day and boy he used to fly! So it was really nice when Graham Strugnell called me up and told me Karl was riding again and could we supply frames to him, after a chat with the other company founders the answer was an emphatic yes. Here is Karl with his old Omega Prodigy For 2016 Karl is riding with Team Kassei-Tekno Fuel and on a Reilly frame set. As in years gone past we always try new things with...

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Marks new frame, featuring Cinelli spoiler BB shell

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So its true, I'm a sucker for lovely vintage bike parts so it comes as no surprise that my new frame, which will be shown at April's Bespoked show in Bristol, has a Cinelli spoiler cast BB shell fitted. An absolute design icon for frame builders, I've had this shell waiting for the right set of tubes to match it, Columbus Gilco SL, fluted. The spoiler has been my favourite BB shell for years now and they are now super rare. Come and see the full frame at the show.

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Taking care of your titanium bicycle frame

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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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NERVE 853 DISC @ CYCLE ART

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853 Disc frame built up at our new north east retailer Cycle Art.

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