A Fat City Restoration : Kai's Bicycle

As we prepare for the arrival of Sheila’s new frameset I thought now would be a good opportunity to shed some light on the bicycle I will be using on our trip around the world.

Originally purchased way-back in 1996, my Fat City Cycles “Wicked Lite” frameset was due for an overhaul. In a rather curious coincidence, I initiated this process three [Read More…]

Bike Bits

Bits for my dream bike. Every day I get a new part it feels like my birthday! Photos of some recently acquired goodies:

One Beautiful! Thomson Elite seat post (Made in the USA)

Shimano Dura-Ace/Ultegra/105 road brake lever set (Made in Japan)

Sugino MTB Chainring (Made in Japan)

HubBub Twist Shifter Drop Bar [Read More…]