The North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS) is the world's premier showcase for frame builders. Its mission is to celebrate the artistry, skill, and inspiration of their craft. handmadebicycleshow.com
CCBIKES owner/builder, Russ Hopkins, will be at this event, March 10-12, with 4 custom bamboo bicycle frames. One of which will be entered for "Most Artistic Bicycle".
LIGHTNING Cafe FIXIE
- This frame is 56 cm with medium head tube angle for street cruising and general around town fun.
- Fixed gear for sleek look and very little maintenance.
- "Lightning effect" created with the high amperage shock across the bamboo while saturated with warm water and baking soda mixture.
- 60.5 cm frame. Standard road steering up front with a less aggressive saddle position.
- Bamboo harvested from Greenville, TX in December 2015.
- Light, strong, air dried bamboo with a slightly greener aesthetic due to no kiln drying.
- Texas shape burned into the top tube. Only 3 of these frames have been produced with this bamboo.