A (Shamelessy Biased) Bike Review

  • Posted: May 15, 2012  by Alan   -  
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A Pinch of Salt. All brochures should be made to display a health warning: something like, “To be taken with a pinch of salt!” Read the blurb from any brand and (without a doubt) they’re going to tell you their product is great. Some may even go as far as

Reynolds 931: The Rise Of The Super-Alloys

  • Posted: April 18, 2012  by Alan   -  
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A Little History They may not have been the first but Merlin Cycles began producing bicycle frames in Titanium in 1986. At that time, the best racing frames were using Reynolds 531C, Reynolds 753 and Columbus SLX tubesets (among others). Titanium appeared on the scene offering similar qualities for a