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Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-24-15, 07:56 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,255
Posted By bgcycles
I have a couple of whole bikes that I built for...

I have a couple of whole bikes that I built for shows that are on sale on my "Online Store" - Bruce Gordon Cycles ? H O M E (http://brucegordoncycles.bigcartel.com/)
They are about 1/2 price because...
Forum: Recreational Cyclocross and Gravelbiking 11-23-14, 09:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,531
Posted By bgcycles
Technically they are not what Panaracer says is a...

Technically they are not what Panaracer says is a Tubeless Bead - but, everyone I have heard from including Panaracer, Stan's No Tube, Mike Varley of Black Mountain Cyclery and many others have said...
Forum: Touring 10-01-14, 07:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By bgcycles
Could not have been me - I don't have any Bruce...

Could not have been me - I don't have any Bruce Gordon Jerseys.
Regards,
Bruce Gordon
Bruce Gordon Cycles
Nothing is better than a bike that fits (http://www.bgcycles.com)
Forum: Touring 08-07-14, 07:50 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,552
Posted By bgcycles
I have built Custom bikes of all kinds -...

I have built Custom bikes of all kinds - including Touring frames since 1976.
Regards,
Bruce Gordon
Bruce Gordon Cycles
Bruce Gordon Cycles | Hand Made Touring Bikes, Racks & Custom Cantilever...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-01-14, 07:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,867
Posted By bgcycles
Sounds like a Rock 'n Road - We can build a 130mm...

Sounds like a Rock 'n Road - We can build a 130mm rear spacing if ordered that way.
Please give us a call - (707) 762-5601.
Regards,
Bruce Gordon
Forum: Recreational Cyclocross and Gravelbiking 03-11-13, 11:29 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,122
Posted By bgcycles
We make bikes too! Have been making "Gravel...

We make bikes too! Have been making "Gravel Grinders" for 25 years - http://brucegordoncycles.blogspot.com/
Regards,
Bruce Gordon
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-27-13, 12:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,935
Posted By bgcycles
There is a listing for a Bruce Gordon – Chinook...

There is a listing for a Bruce Gordon – Chinook frame on Ebay

http://www.ebay.com/itm/170997479769?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1438.l2649

I have spoken to the listing person about...
Forum: Touring 02-26-13, 06:17 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,230
Posted By bgcycles
Everyone who has tried them is very pleased with...

Everyone who has tried them is very pleased with the New Bruce Gordon Rock 'n Road tires. They are 700x43 and are folding - made in Japan by Panaracer. http://www.bgcycles.com/rock-n-road-tire.html...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-17-13, 03:13 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,198
Posted By bgcycles
I just wanted to clear up opinions about changing...

I just wanted to clear up opinions about changing a frame from 125 to 130mm. "Bsektzer" has been talking about his older BG frame and the possibility of Spreading the Rear Triangle. First, I'm not...
Forum: Touring 02-07-13, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 403
Posted By bgcycles
We at Bruce Gordon Cycles make a rack that will...

We at Bruce Gordon Cycles make a rack that will fit "generic" brazeons - 165mm from the eyelet - both thru the fork or not.
Regards,
Bruce Gordon
www.bgcycles.com...
Forum: Road Cycling 02-02-13, 09:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,512
Posted By bgcycles
I'm Not Retiring any time soon. Regards, ...

I'm Not Retiring any time soon.
Regards,
Bruce Gordon
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-23-13, 05:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 665
Posted By bgcycles
You cracked the code!!! the G020278 means it...

You cracked the code!!!
the G020278 means it was the 2nd bike built in February 1978. Some one said I charged $90 for that info - Wrong - I charge $100 to look up the Tubing Spec, Geometry, &...
Forum: Touring 12-22-12, 10:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,436
Posted By bgcycles
I do have threadless steerer forks for the...

I do have threadless steerer forks for the remaining 52cm and 39cm BLT's - although I see nothing wrong with the conventional threaded steerers.
Regards,
Bruce Gordon
Forum: Touring 12-18-12, 06:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,440
Posted By bgcycles
Sounds like that Surly spew was written by...

Sounds like that Surly spew was written by someone who was a blog writer not a welder. That said I'm not a big believer in Kickstands either. I have seen many chainstays crushed by overtighening...
Forum: Touring 12-18-12, 03:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,440
Posted By bgcycles
I would say that you need to find a better person...

I would say that you need to find a better person to do the welding. We use heavier tubing throughout our touring frames. They are plenty strong. I would advise a bigger cross section tire to give...
Forum: Touring 12-18-12, 11:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,440
Posted By bgcycles
I have gotten a better pricing on Shimano parts -...

I have gotten a better pricing on Shimano parts - The remaining Taiwanese BLT's are now Shimano XT 10 speed equipped for the same price that the SLX ones were. The 10 speed XT equipped BLT's are now...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-16-12, 08:50 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,098
Posted By bgcycles
That is a great idea - I'll look into it. The...

That is a great idea - I'll look into it.
The easy solution (that I have been doing for a while) is to run V-Brakes.
Regards,
Bruce Gordon
Forum: Commuting 06-14-12, 08:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,156
Posted By bgcycles
If you have a Rock 'n Road - you might want to...

If you have a Rock 'n Road - you might want to look at the New Rock 'n Road Tire - it is a folding 700 x 43mm tire.
We originally had them made 24 years ago.
The first shipment should be at the...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-27-12, 08:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,538
Posted By bgcycles
We make all kinds of frames - TIGed, Fillet...

We make all kinds of frames - TIGed, Fillet Brazed, and Lugged - Check them out>
Regards,
Bruce Gordon
www.bgcycles.com
www.sopwamtos.com
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-20-12, 10:05 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,202
Posted By bgcycles
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To make your life easier - just go to the page on our website where we have the article posted -http://www.bgcycles.com/frame-tubing-selection.html

Regards,
Bruce Gordon...
Forum: Touring 07-15-11, 09:38 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,790
Posted By bgcycles
Well Not Exactly. We are discontinuing the BLT's...

Well Not Exactly. We are discontinuing the BLT's from Taiwan - but, we are still building Frames in the USA - just as we have been doing for the past 35 years.
We are going back to our roots -...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 06-29-11, 08:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,272
Posted By bgcycles
Actually we did that 2.5 years ago. We have...

Actually we did that 2.5 years ago.
We have decided to stop having frames made overseas, and are going back to what we have been doing for the last 35 years - that is making stuff in the USA.
The...
Forum: Touring 05-25-11, 09:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,868
Posted By bgcycles
Just to set the record straight - I talked to the...

Just to set the record straight - I talked to the customer today for a long time. The rider said he was 6'4" tall and weighted 260 pounds. I told him that I thought a custom frame is what he needed...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 12-14-10, 10:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By bgcycles
"""""I picked up this bike, a Bruce Gordon Hikari...

"""""I picked up this bike, a Bruce Gordon Hikari touring bike w/ racks, and haven't found any info on it at all.

Any info would be great. """""


The Hikari was a bike I had built to my...
Forum: Touring 10-31-10, 09:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,216
Posted By bgcycles
Thanks for the kind words about our products. I...

Thanks for the kind words about our products.
I would like to announce a New Lower Price on the BLT Frame kit. It includes a Frame, Fork, Headset, & Stem made in Taiwan + Front and Rear Bruce...
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