Category Archives : Buying Guide

How to build a retro bike for around a grand? 1

I’m not talking about a fixie or classic bike complete with Campagnolo C-Record… What I’m talking about is finding a decent steel frame and building a bike up with sympathetic components which won’t break the bank. You might say it can’t be done! But it can I’ll show you how. Frame and Fork (budget £200) […]

Retro Rides – Finding A Good ‘Un Part 2 1

As I’ve mentioned previously quality of bicycle frames varies massively from make to make.  Often the price a of a second hand frame doesn’t reflect its quality but rather its collect-ability.  This is especially the case when you talk about Tour De France winning bikes, and manufactures which supplied bikes for pro teams. There a […]