Tag Archives: conversion

LeMond Zurich 650b Conversion

I had the pleasure of adding a new chapter to a customers long-lived road bike.  He has owned this 1999 LeMond Zurich since new.  His interest was starting to head towards the rougher less traveled roads above Santa Barbara, and … Continue reading

Posted in 650b conversion | Tagged , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

650b Conversion Kits

I am putting together the bits and pieces needed for a customer who wants to dip their toe in the 650b waters before diving in with a propose built frame set. As always these projects require a bit of measuring … Continue reading

Posted in gear | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Trek 613 650b Conversion Complete

This is the most beautiful bike I have built up yet.  I would even go as far as saying it is nicer than my roadeo from Rivendell.  After years of reading on the web and doing multiple 650b conversions on my … Continue reading

Posted in Bicycles, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

S&SUB Build and Details

I took some pictures this morning of the bike I threw together over the weekend from parts in the garage.  The Frame is an older Trek 400 sport bike converted to 650b.  By using the smaller rim I could run … Continue reading

Posted in Bicycles, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

S&SUB First Ride

This has been an interesting week, and for some therapy I went through te garage to help a phoenix rise from the ashes.  You may have heard of the Bridgstone Urban Bike or even Jan Hine’s much more refined GBUB (Grand Bois Urban … Continue reading

Posted in Bicycles | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment