The Bicycle Academy


Child’s Balance Bike

Customised frame parts courtesy of The Bicycle Academy. Wheels and saddle Strider Bikes Forks for 12in wheels. Only way I could think to do these …

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Bike Fitting and BikeCad at The Bicycle Academy

In March 2014 I attended a one day course on bike fitting and the use of the computer aided bicycle design software BikeCad which appears …

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Bespoke Saddle Coverings

I have previously mentioned GRAFTON SADDLER in a review of a former Bespoke Bristol, in …


I copied this handlebar from Jon Thompson, who made some in this fashion for fixies …

Oxy-Propane Brazing Update 3

I use oxygen and propane for my brazing. I did not want the expense and …