Archive for August, 2010

New Wheels

Posted: 23rd August 2010 by Nigel in Miscellany

After riding WhamBam a few times, it has quickly become apparent that there is not enough ground clearance under the pedals when cornering. This was due to the fact that we didn’t use a jig when assembling the frame. I made plenty of calculations for the appropriate geometry, but in the end, we more or […]

Epoxy Coating, New Seat Post Mount

Posted: 6th August 2010 by Nigel in Miscellany

In order to waterproof and otherwise protect the bamboo, I finally decided that I would have to put on a coating. I really loved the look of the bare bamboo, but after I got my first scratch, I decided for the good of the bike I would have to put on a protective coating. Since […]