Category Archives: Industry News

Wound Up Composite Fork / Recall Notice

With a tip of the hat to Dan Towle at R&E Cycles for passing this along… https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Advanced-Composites-Recalls-Bicycle-Forks-Recall-Alert# Recall Details Description: This recall involves select Wound Up Tandem Duo Disc bicycle forks manufactured between June 2015 and December 2015. The forks … Continue reading

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Recumbent Cycle Con Trade Show & Convention

Our old friend Charles from Coyne Publishing out on the west coast sent us a recent press release on the upcoming event…  SAN DIMAS, CA (February 8, 2017) – Coyne Publishing LLC, producers of the annual Recumbent Cycle-Con Trade Show … Continue reading

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ENVE Recalls Bicycle Forks Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)

Our friend and owner of R&E Cycles in Seattle, Dan Towle, dropped us a note to pass along a recent recall notice issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission that pertains to certain ENVE 2.0 Carbon Fiber Road Disc Forks with … Continue reading

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Tandems at the 2015 NAHBS 2015

OK, so here’s my take on the tandems that were on display at the 2015 NAHBS…. and a note of thanks to the folks at places like Bike Rumor, VeloNews, NAHBS, and private individuals who have posted photos to the … Continue reading

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An Impromptu Trip to NAHBS in Louisville, KY

Last year the North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS) was held at Charlotte, North Carolina, about 250 miles / 4 hours away. Sadly, it conflicted with our planned trip to Bike Week in Daytona on March 13th – 16th, as … Continue reading

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Salsa’s Powderkeg 29er Tandem…

This past Saturday our long-time friend and bona fide bicycle geek David H. sent me a message via Facebook with a photo of the new off-road tandem offering that Salsa Cycles debuted at Frostbike 2o15 in Minneapolis, MN: the Powderkeg. … Continue reading

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Evelyn Hill Cycling Apparel by Sommerville Sports

I received a note this past week from our dear friend Barbara Kornbluh at Tandem East in Pittsgrove, New Jersey.  It’s not all that unusual to get a note or a  call from Barbara or her husband Mel, but it … Continue reading

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