Tag Archives: Gates Carbon Drive

Best of (Handmade Bicycle) Show: Rob English. And Campy turns 80.

Congratulations to Rob English of English Cycles who took home two awards from the recent North American Handmade Bicycle Show. Continue reading

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The folding bicycle: packing it in for more than a century

Folding bicycles have been around since the 19th century, but it’s only been in the last 20 to 30 years that basic folding strategies met with computer-aided design and improvements in material science, manufacturing processes and parts, all of which … Continue reading

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Carbon Drive tikit runs without chain

Bike Friday (Green Gear) is now taking orders for a belt-drive tikit. According to a January 2011 email bulletin from Hanna Scholz, the Carbon Drive tikit, featuring a Gates Carbon Drive belt, can be equipped with a Shimano Alfine 11 … Continue reading

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