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What’s On For 2022??

Xmas break is over & it’s back to work!  Here’s some of what’s planned for the start of the year:   2ND WORKSHOP IN MOORABBIN opening Feb!!   3 hour maintenance courses are back starting with Saturday 15th & 22nd Jan 10 am-1pm   Lot’s of bikes on their way, posts & pics in the

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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

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 saddle New barwrap New chain New FUNN crankset with 34t chainring New FUNN50 wide gravel dropbars New Rockshox pedals New MAXXIS Crossmark 26×2.1 New KMC X chain New

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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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