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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

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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NS Bikes Hardtail Mountian bike next to a CAAD10 road bike at the 1226 bikes Bicycle Course

B & W Thursday!

Cannondale stealth collection Sometimes colour is fun…  & sometimes it’s fun with none💪🚲🔨🛠🔧🔩⚙🗜🔗🚴‍♀️

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Challenge accepted 😎🦾🚲

Steve, you’re an idiot   There’s no way you can put 27.5 wheels with phat gravel tyres onto a CAAD13 & end up with a great riding bike    OK, I’m in….  Let’s do this thing  

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The 1226 Bike training seminar is on again!

Dates:Saturday 26th March 1pm-4pmSaturday 9th April 1pm-4pm Same deal as always:Book a session via the link below. Come down on the day to the 1226 workshop with your bike. We’ll do a quick assessment on it (with you) then you’ll get instruction while undertaking the task list below leaving you with a serviced bike &

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