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San Diego Custom Bike Show 2009

April 6th, 2009

This past weekend we drove to San Diego to attend the Custom Bike Show.  The turn out looked good, and the show was an impressive display of talent.  We only took a few photos.   As much as we like bikes, we eventually get sensory overload and the bikes start to blur.  Nonetheless, here are a few photos from the show.

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North American Handbuilt Bike Show – 2007

March 3rd, 2007

While all the major bicycle makers have sent their production overseas, a small industry exists for hand built, custom and semi-custom bikes. The Show gathered some of the best in San Jose to torment anyone who loves bikes and did not win the lottery.

The Gallery is very cool.

  • Dave may have been the first to use raised lettering in place of a decal or painted product badging. He doesn't do it much anymore because it is very hard to paint well.

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Building a prototype step.  Sitting in the swivel seats leaves our feet dangling. This will also provide storage.
Staging the electrical work in the garage. Much more to do.
When Home Depot only has bolts that are a bit too long...
Working on a bike with the work stand.
Cutting the hole to install the Maxxfan. After cutting the window holes, the small hole for the fan was easy.
Most of the electrical system.
Four bikes, in a small space.
The supplied cable for the compressor is way too small for the current.
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