Drillium – Bed of Roses Update

Posted by on Mar 29, 2021 in Bed of Roses, Bike Build, Project Bike | No Comments

Sometimes a bike calls for a little extra in terms of artsy modifications. The Bed of Roses project is just such a job, and Bryan took an already fancy Nitto Pearl stem, and made it five levels more fancy, as far I can count. These photos reminded me of a story. Early on in my […]

Bed of Roses – UNDERWAY

Posted by on Mar 18, 2021 in Bed of Roses, Bike Build, Project Bike | No Comments

Bryan at Royal H sent us a pair of snapshots to wet our whistles. Notice the teeny tiny lugs, in addition to looking sleek, they’ll allow for the full flex of the thin, plush, spirited ride of the Kaisei steel tubes. We’ll post pictures as we get them.

Bed of Roses Update #3

Posted by on Mar 8, 2021 in Bed of Roses, Bike Build, Demo Bike, News, Project Bike | No Comments

Had a good old fashioned zoom with the Bed of Roses task force, it went an hour but felt like ten minutes. We got a sneak peak at the tubing, the micro lugs, fork blades, and the BB lug junction. We discussed some of Bryan’s design philosophy and next steps for the project. Watch and […]

Total Gratification – Bed of Roses Update #2

Posted by on Jan 5, 2021 in Bed of Roses, Bike Build, Hot Topics, News, Project Bike | One Comment

One way I might be accused of showing my age is my nostalgia for delayed gratification.  Remember when you had to collect a certain amount of UPC symbols to either receive or be allowed to pay for the Emperor Star Wars action figure?  You couldn’t just head over to the local Child World or Toy […]