Andy replied to the topic New bike, cobble together from old for a gravel tour (please, shoot me now…) in the forum Bike Forum 3 days ago
Tbf I also have a couple of gravel bikes and a Ti hardtail I use for touring/bike packing. This was built mainly for local riding to friends / pub / post office / supermarket. Means I rarely use my van these days. I had a Swift before but much prefer the ride of the Stanton. You could use carbon forks and go without the pizza rack to save a chunk…[Read more]
Well done Neil. It sounds like you have really worked hard to move your business in a positive direction. I wish you every success in the future and it will be great if UK bike companies opt for your products on their bikes.
Andy replied to the topic New bike, cobble together from old for a gravel tour (please, shoot me now…) in the forum Bike Forum 4 days ago
I converted my Mk1 Sherpa (2nd frame, first one cracked) into something similar. Salsa rigid forks with 3 pack bolts, 29er WTB KOM i23 wheels running WTB Riddler 45s and a Spesh Pizza rack. Jones Non Loop bars. Its brilliant for relaxed all day riding at a reasonable post and would be perfect for a tour. Would need to add a 2nd set of bottle…[Read more]