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by Tao
2 Aug 2018, 1:17pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Thorn Audax Sizing
Replies: 13
Views: 877

Re: Thorn Audax Sizing

If you want a compliant steel fork, talk to Lee Cooper about a 631 fork. The taper starts quite close to the crown....but I don't think Lee will put low-rider braze-ons on 631 blades. Stanforth Bikes employ Lee Cooper as their frame builder and their Skylander frame has low-rider braze-ons on its 6...
by Tao
18 Jun 2018, 7:33pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: High end step through frames
Replies: 23
Views: 1312

Re: High end step through frames

Both http://www.svencycles.com and http://www.beaumontbicycle.com make step-through frames and I believe they're both showing at this weekend's York Rally. So, if you're in the area...
by Tao
25 Apr 2018, 11:21pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Lightweight Dutch style bike ideas?
Replies: 19
Views: 2471

Re: Lightweight Dutch style bike ideas?

I have a Genesis Borough for pootling around on. High stack height and not too heavy at around 14kg. Genesis also do a step-through version called 'Columbia Rd' and the hub geared 'Smithfield'. All out of your price-range new but worth checking fleabay on the off-chance.