Merckx Monday: Hour Record Edition

With Jensie breaking the Hour Record last week, figured we should take a look at how Eddy did it back in the day!

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Rebour illustration from…HERE!

Drillium everything, titanium bits, and he’s god damn Eddy Merckx!

House Industries introduces VELO!

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Well…sorta. The official release of VELO is at the Rapha Cycle Club in New York!

More info…HERE!

I’m a lover of patches…

and this is one of the best patches I’ve seen in some time now!

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Image from…HERE!

The Minneapolis NACCC definitely slayed the swag game!

Bob Scales is no stranger to bicycles!

More info…HERE!

I’m normally not into these Kickstarter things, but for Bob, what the hell! I’m going with The Zip Front Jacket!

Building Bikes by Hand in Japan!

The cycling industry is increasingly driven by mass production and the latest materials.But some are still building bicycles the old fashioned way.Yoshiaki Nagasawa trained in Italy and says that his bikes are just as strong as they are beautiful even though they are not made of aluminum or carbon fibre.Al Jazeera’ Harry Fawcett reports from Osaka.

I wanted to share this video, but if you’re here in the US you will not be able to watch it. Elsewhere in the world, it’s a possibility, depending on where you live. Anyone know how to get videos like this unrestricted in certain countries? I’d really love to watch this video.