Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  

Go Back   > >

Framebuilders Thinking about a custom frame? Lugged vs Fillet Brazed. Different Frame materials? Newvex or Pacenti Lugs? why get a custom Road, Mountain, or Track Frame? Got a question about framebuilding? Lets discuss framebuilding at it's finest.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-31-14, 07:38 PM   #1
Senior Member
Thread Starter
carfart's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 80
University of Iowa Hand Built Bicycle Program

I just ran across this very recently, so I thought I'd share it. The campus in Iowa City appears to offer two classes: "Fabrication and Design: Hand Built Bicycle" and "Hand Built Bicycle II". Here's the Facebook page for more:
carfart is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-01-14, 04:33 AM   #2
David Tollefson
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Puyallup, WA
Bikes: Many... Up to 9 in the stable now
Posts: 43
If only University of Washington had offered these classes back in the 80's...
David Tollefson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-04-14, 04:45 PM   #3
fietsbob's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: NW,Oregon Coast
Bikes: 7
Posts: 18,086
At current Uni tuition rates , still an expensive proposition ..
fietsbob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-14, 10:00 AM   #4
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 1,635
If nothing else it expands the awareness a bit.

More that likely it is alternative for their scholarship athletes who feel uncomfortable in yet another 400 level basket weaving course to keep their GPA up to 3.0 [

ksisler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-14, 12:45 PM   #5
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 2,339
Bike frame building 101 - University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)
MassiveD is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:42 AM.