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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… 

Enough of the small talk.  It’s time to sit back & enjoy the hits & the misses of

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Salsa La Raza 53 cm Small/Medium Steel 9 Speed Daytona Road Bike

Reynolds 853 steel Slasa Full of peppery goodness $675 Groupset is immaculate. Paint is a little chipped in places but the frame is dead straight, no rust, no dints New Pro traditional curve 40 cm dropbars New bartape New cables (inner & outer) New chain Wheels are straight, bearings smooth Schwalbe 25 mm tyres with

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Cannondale Furio F600 Large Gravel Monstercross 11 Speed Ultegra Hydro Brakes

*****SOLD**** Lightweight (around 9.5kg), nimble, lockout front suspension, hydraulic brakes $2550 Cannondale Monstercross Gravel bike. Indestructible, lightweight (around 10.9 kg), nimble, lockout front suspension, hydraulic brakes New FUNN saddleNew barwrapNew chainNew FUNN crankset with 34t chainringNew FUNN50 wide gravel dropbarsNew Rockshox pedalsNew MAXXIS Crossmark 26×2.1New KMC X chainNew wheel skewersNew gear cable (inner & outer)Fresh

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Large Cannondale Furio Close To Completion

Building a Cannondale Furio (same era as a CAAD5) gravel conversion (the dark blue at the back)…Should be about the same weight as the legendary  1226 CAAD4 gravel conversion. Same geometry too!🚲🚲🛠🐱‍👤🔧 Built with ultegra 11 speed hydro shifters and an 8000 ultegra RD. Has a huge 11/42 cassette, FUNN50 gravel bars and Mavic SLR

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Apollo Expert C Large Hi Mod Carbon Fibre Mountain Bike

Hydraulic disc brakes with remote RockShox lockout $675 Great entry level MTB The bike is sold in used condition. Fully serviced, suspension has been checked. Stanchions are smooth. Brakes are in great condition. Wheels are straight & bearings smooth Shipping Australia wide $100 ($50 metro Melbourne) or come down to our workshop & have a

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56 cm S-Works Tarmac

We’re building this over the next week or 2 with Shimano 6700 Ultegra 10 speed grouppo.  Frame’s immaculate…  Just looking for a nice light weight wheelset & we’re underway!  Should be a real weight weenie🛠🛠🚲🐱‍🏍

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Cannondale CAAD5 56cm Large 105 11 Speed Road Bike

105 11 speed grouppo & EA90 wheels $1675 CAAD5 roadie in immaculate condition. Built with a 105 11 speed grouppo & EA90 wheels that are in mint condition. A tiny bit of cable rub on the headtube & a couple tiny chips are the only imperfections across the whole bike Shipping Australia wide $100 ($50

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