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Building a Wooden Bike from Scratch – Fettlers

Woodworker, Michael Thompson has taken it upon himself to create a functioning bike from nothing but wood. In this awesome look into the science of creating a fully operational bike, Thompson describes the ideation and process of crafting a bike made almost entirely of wood. Watch him at work in his woodworking studio and see what he has dubbed the “Splinter bike” in action.

BMX Bike Reinvented by Bogarde

BMX bike has reached its peak in 1991. Tuff, easy to handle with a unique look this bike is symbol of freedom for a whole generation. Iconic, it is highly represented in the 80’s culture and still strong in our memories.

Bogarde reinvents the original BMX spirit based on a retro-futuristic approach. Sleek and streamlined styling combined with crafted and original details create a strong and unique urban riding experience.

Three years have been necessary for Paris based label Bogarde to develop an 80’s inspired BMX. The idea was to create a highly evocative object only manufactured with premium materials in order to rediscover the original BMX spirit.

Bogarde presents a first collection, a 24″ bike that comes in three different colours and will be available in May 2015 through select concept-stores.

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STROMER ST2 ELECTRIC BIKE – Bike of the Future

myStromer AG develops and markets innovative e-bikes. The strength of the company lies in the development of and mechanical components, electric components, software, and the complete system integration.The Swiss company was founded in 2009 by Thomas Binggeli, and since the end of 2011 has belonged to the BMC Group. In March, 2013 the company opened its headquarters in Oberwangen near Bern, Switzerland. The entire facility’s energy is provided by rooftop solar cells, and every battery used in the assembly of Stromer e-bikes is filled with solar-derived energy. At the Oberwangen campus, management, engineering, research and development, assembly, logistics, customer service and even a Stromer flagship retail store are located under one roof. A second assembly location for the European market is located in Riedstadt, Germany. Continue reading STROMER ST2 ELECTRIC BIKE – Bike of the Future

Need to More storage? Why not use the Yard -The YardStash III

The YardStash III builds on the success of the top selling and top rated YardStash II and includes new features for even better space saving outdoor storage and protection. Guaranteed to keep your bicycles, gardening tools, pool equipment, kids’ toys and other outdoor gear dry and accessible. No shortcuts – just the best materials. Heavy duty UV protected polyester, industrial grade vinyl tarpaulin roof, strong top and bottom zippers, sealed seams, reinforced integrated floor, thick interior weatherproof coating and a patented design to shrug off the elements. The compact, space-saving footprint respects your outdoor living spaces and the quick set-up (less than 15 minutes for one person) gives a nod to ease-of-use.

Fits into the tight spaces outside your home or apartment with plenty of room (74″ wide x 30″ deep x 65″ tall) to protect two adult bikes from Mother Nature.

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