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See what’s happening in & around the workshop in the 1226 Bicycle Blog.   What we’re doing, what we’re talking about, who’s seen what, upcoming builds, fun videos, technical stuff & pics from the past

We build lots of custom road, gravel & mountain bikes… 
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Enough of the small talk.  It’s time to sit back & enjoy the hits & the misses of

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6 people dressed warmly watching Ben stand in front of a bike stand instructing at the 1226 bikes training centre

3 Hour Bicycle Maintenance Course Chatswood Dates

We are coming to Chatswood this week for our 3-hour Bicycle Maintenance Course. Thursday 9th May 9am-12pm is now fully booked but there are a couple of dates available for May. So, if you’re keen to attend a 1226 3-hour bike course, sign up now! Click the button to see the upcoming dates! Sign up

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Ben showing the basics of bicycle mechanics to a group of students at the 3 hour $99 bicycle tuning & maintenance course

1226 Bike Course in Moorabbin April Dates

We have a bike maintenance course tomorrow in Moorabbin! There are two 1226 Bike Course in Moorabbin sessions left this April. One is on Saturday 27th April 9am-12pm and the other is on Tuesday 30th April 1pm-4pm. So, if you’re keen to attend a 1226 3-hour bike course, sign up now! Click the button to

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**SOLD** Giant ATX Gravel conversion

We’re spending the summer converting mountain bikes into gravel bikes! We’re pretty proud of this one. It shifts perfectly & the brakes are awesome. It’s a fun, super smooth ride. Perfect for commuting, gravel paths & rides quick enough to hit the roads Freshly built, tuned & ready to roll Frame Size: SmallRider Height: 5’3”-5’6”

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Truing a wheel for Bike Maintenance Course in Parramatta Sunday 17th March

Bike Maintenance Course in Parramatta Sunday 17th March

Tomorrow is a busy day! There are two sessions of Bike Maintenance Course in Parramatta Sunday 17th March. 💪  It’s the last day of our course schedule in Parramatta for this month. So, if you’re keen to attend a 1226 3-hour bike course, the next availability is in May. Click the button to see the

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bike cassette for Bike Maintenance Course in Parramatta Saturday 16th March

Bike Maintenance Course in Parramatta Saturday 16th March

We have our second Bike Maintenance Course in Parramatta Saturday 16th March! This 3-hour course covers the essential principles of bicycle tuning & maintenance.  If you missed this batch, just check the page for the newest available dates. Click the link below to read more info and to book a date! Sign up Here’s a short

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man teaching a group of people how to fix a bike

Bike Maintenance Course in Parramatta Thursday 14th March

We have a bike maintenance course in Parramatta tomorrow, Thursday 14th March! We’re so excited to see you and your bikes! We have another 3 course schedules this week and all are fully booked. If you missed this batch, just check the page for the upcoming dates. Click the link below to read more info

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man fixing wheels in Bike maintenance course in Maribyrnong

Bike Maintenance Course in Maribyrnong Saturday 9th March

Our first March Bike Maintenance Course in Maribyrnong is this Saturday March 9, 9am-12pm!  There are a few slots left! Click the button below to sign up, and read more info about the course.  Sign up Location:  151 Raleigh rd, Maribyrnong, Victoria (Yes, we’re still inside Kennards Self Storage)Difficulty:  Between 1 & 2 out of 5Dates:  See

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working on a bike wheel for Bike course in Geelong

1226 Bike Course in Geelong Saturday 2nd March

We have a bike course in Geelong this Saturday 2nd March! Lots of people signed up for this Saturday and we’re so excited to see you and your bikes! This is our only 3 Hour Bicycle Maintenance Course for Geelong in March but there will be another date in April.  If you missed this one,

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S-Works Troy Lee design against a wall

**SOLD** S-Works Troy Lee design

Specialized S-Works Demo 8 Troy Lee Design Small Downhill Bike 2013 Limited edition Troy Lee design downhill bike. Frame’s in great condition. Almost no chips or scratches. Tuned & ready to roll We are shipping Australia wide $100 ($50 metro Melbourne) or allowing pickup via click & collect from the Maribyrnong workshop via appointment in

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rows of different Peugeot frames on bike stands

Peugeot Custom Builds

Peugeot Single Speed Conversion/resto III You can see more pics of this Peugeot Single Speed Conversion/resto III bike here. Peugeot Resto Check out the images in this Peugeot Resto post.  Peugeot Single Speed Conversion/Resto You can see more images in our Peugeot Single Speed Conversion/Resto post. Other Peugeot Custom Builds

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drivetrain view of blue Paconi bike in front of a concrete wall

**SOLD** Paconi Build

Paconi Build Rider Height Frame SizeInches cm 5’9”-6’2” 175-190 L 9.2 kgTop Tube: 58 cmSeat Tube: 58 cm Chainrings: 53/39Cassette: 23/11 **No pedals** (or helmet, shoes, etc.)Great condition Frame in excellent conditionPaint in near perfect condition with only a couple of tiny stone chipsNo peeling or cracking in clearcoat New shifter & brake cablesFreshly wrapped

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