Building a bicycle for a man without Arms

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Sep 23, 2013
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Update: I am humbled by the story ran in the Post-Gazette this past weekend about Mike Trimble and myself. The story is going viral, and has appeared internationally on websites, and been retweeted by some big names that I have long admired. Please “like” or “share” the original article on the Post Gazette, and watch […]

Repairing an “Heirloom” Bicycle

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Sep 11, 2013
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This young man owned a steel framed bicycle passed down from his father. The small crack in the seat tube made it usafe to ride. But that’s a problem I can easily repair in my shop, and he left a happy guy. Post by Maestro Frameworks.

Internal Cable Routing Hand Brazed for Custom Steel City Bike

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Aug 21, 2013
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Taking the time to add all the bells and whistles to this city bike. Here is a photo of the internal routed cable system after hand brazing and sanding prior to painting.

Old School Back Road Cruiser – Custom Hybrid 29″ 2×10

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Jun 4, 2013
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I sent the Hybrid back to the drawing board and came up with this… old school looking, new school parts, bad ass build. Bring the road, trail, sun, mud, gravel, snow…shit bring anything, Load it up or ride it naked, fun bike.

Getting Setup in the Shop

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Feb 2, 2012
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I’ve been home from my apprenticeship with Mike Flannigan of ANT (Alternative Needs Transportation) for 4 weeks now and the shop is finally ready to build my first Pittsburgh frames. It’s been a fun process of locating, purchasing, transporting, moving and setting up high-quality fabrication tools, and customizing my shop layout. Here are couple of […]