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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

1226 Nordest Bardino 3 Mountain Bike drive side profile

Nordest Bardino 3 Hardtail Mountain Bike

****SOLD**** Medium/Large Nordest Bardino 3 Aggressive Enduro HT $2975 Aggressive enduro hardtail MTB built on a **brand new** Nordest Bardino 3 frame. It’s quick but stable… & a super fun ride! While the frame is an “M” the geometry is more like a large in almost any other brand. I’d think the rider height is

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kona jake 24 kids 7 to 12 years cyclocross bicycle

Kona Jake 24 Kids 7 to 12 years Cyclocross Bicycle

STI Shifters for small hands $275 Lightweight aluminium Kona Jake 24 rolling on 24” wheels with race-ready geometry and spec for 7 to 12 years old(ish), depending on size. Stable and versatile on everything from smooth dirt and gravel paths to long stretches of asphalt Frame’s great with no dints Paint’s good New saddle MAXXIS

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campagnolo cannondale mountain bike 3

Campagnolo Cannondale Mountain Bike

This gifted to us the other day.  Paint’s a little rough but not a single dint.  It’s not too often you use Campagnolo, Cannondale & mountain bike in the same sentence… I believe it’s a 1992(?) frame.  I’m guessing it’s not really worth anything except for it’s curiosity value…  Not too mention it’s an awesome

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Cannondale CAAD13 105 Disc With 27.5 Hunt Wheels

Cannondale CAAD13 105 Disc Coolest Gravelcross Commuter **SOLD**

Cannondale CAAD13 54cm medium $2975 Cannondale CAAD13 105 disc rolling on 27.5 Hunt gravel wheels with 27.5 x 1.5 Schwalbe G-One tyres. With it’s road bike geometry with indestructible gravel wheels on thick tyres it’s a true smooth riding, fast, all rounder Specs at bottom of listing Have a look/test ride at our bicycle shop

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it alive cannondale synapse hi mod di2

It’s Alive! Cannondale Synapse Hi Mod Di2

Di2 wizardry🧙‍♂️🧟‍♂️🔗🗜⚙🔩🔧🛠🔨🚲 https://www.1226.bike/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/89224224_1452426961606278_1838456310056615936_n.mp4 Steve’s Cannondale Synapse Hi Mod.   You can see the completed build here: https://www.facebook.com/1226Bikes/photos/pcb.987658681871339/987658571871350/

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Ibis Mojo SLR Dual Suspension Carbon Fibre Mountain Bike leaning on the wall at the 1226 bikes workshop

** SOLD ** Ibis Mojo SL/R XL Dual Suspension Carbon Fibre Mountain Bike

Lightweight SRAM Equipped Extra Large IBIS Mojo $2467 Lightweight SRAM equipped IBIS Mojo XL with STANS Crest wheelset weighing in at under 13kg. Extremely capable all-mountain bike that doesn’t use any “cheater” lightweight parts to keep the weight down. It’s strong, stiff & track ready The bike is sold in used condition. It’s fully serviced,

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Giant Cross City 2 Non Drive Side

Large 2021 Giant Cross City 2

Versatile flat bar all rounder $575 Lightweight ALUXX aluminium, hydraulic disc brakes fame, upright positioning and high-quality parts give it a smooth, comfortable ride. The Cross City Disc is versatile and fun to ride built for commuting, cruising around town, path riding & anything else you can throw at it It features a D-Fuse Seatpost,

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awesome cannondale caad 10 large road bike

Awesome Cannondale CAAD 10 Large Road Bike

****SOLD**** 1226 Cannondale CAAD 10 mint!! $1375 It’s mint. No scratches, no dints, no rubs. With new shifter & brake cables & rolling on new 25mm MAXXIS Pursuer tyres it’s tuned, tight & ready to race. The build has new Deda Zero 2 stem, new Deda Zero 100 bars (freshly wrapped & new Deda Zero

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