Frame Colors Looking for touch-up paint? We don't have it. But you can find close matches here . We'll update it soon with more information about custom paint. Stay tuned. Old info below. We divide t
Geometry Charts are now a GoogleDoc. Check it out! Last updated 12/10/11
How Lugs Are Made|
This originally appeared on our Blug blog in March 2013.
Making Bicycle Lugs from Rivendell Bicycle Works on Vimeo .
Read the companion blog with more pictures here: http://rivbike.tumblr.co
How We Pack Your Bike|
The best bike packing in the world We use a stiff, expensive custom cardboard box. It costs $15. We use blue foam blocks that cost about $5 each to pad the bike in various spots. Some of these
Filming by Vaughn
Riding by Jay
Why Lugs are Good Lugs strengthen the frame at the joints Lugs allow brazing, which we believe is the kindest, gentlest way to join tubes, and certainly the one which allows the easiest tube replacem
Quality The best way to determine a frame's quality is to check its alignment, and then have the frame stress-analyzed by photronics, strain gauges, or finite element analysis. Next, test each joint
Walking the Dog|
Davy Graham "Walking the Dog"
Bike: Legolas 53
Dog: Mad Jack '76-'96