Handbuilt Bicycle News

Shows & Events

July 2024

Shows & Events

July 2024

2017 Philly Bike Expo

With an expanding expo, sublime parties and a stratospheric seminar program, Philly's Bike Expo, November 4-5, has come a long way in its eight years, and it now holds a position of national significance.

Frame Builders

July 2024

Bilenky Lawng Jawn: the best thing

Philly Bike Expo founder and local frame building icon Stephen Bilenky collaborated with Josh Boisclair on the Lawng Jawn cargo bike, which was one of the stars of the 2016 PBE.

Bicycles

July 2024

Cake Bikes: Let them have cake

A recent collaboration between HED Wheels and Peacock Groove Cycles has cooked up Cake Bikes, a new type of fat bike with 24" wheels.

Frame Builders

July 2024

Peacock Groove's Jelly Nougats

Erik Noren describes this as both "the stupidest bike ever," and "all about fun." The Jelly Nougats speaks to his youthful experience with bicycles and his desire to put a smile on the face of his customers.

Frame Builders

July 2024

Frame Builders

July 2024

Frame Builders

July 2024

Only a dolphin, ma'am

John and Jennifer Slawta put a feather in the cap of the frame builder community on Friday, winning two silver medals at the USA Cycling Masters Nationals.