dandyMECHANICS: Cranks

dandyMECHANICS: Cranks By Brent Robinson Illustration by Chris Simonen The first documented type of cycle was a French machine that had two in-line wheels connected by a wooden frame. The rider sat on top of this machine and pushed it … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

dandyMECHANICS: Hubs

dandyMECHANICS: Hubs What’s all the hubbub about hubs? by Brent Robinson      Illustration by Chris Simonen There really is nothing that compares to riding your bike on a lovely spring day. The sun beaming on your face and the wind rippling … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

dandyMECHANICS: Tires

Photo of colourful tires on display by Dana Lacey taken at Urbane Cyclist for our interview with Reba Plummer in issue 4. dandy Mechanics: Tires by Derek Chadbourne Bicycle tires: riding a bike is really no fun without them. When … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

dandyMECHANICS: The saddle

dandyMECHANICS: The Saddle Story by Derek Chadbourne Illustration by Craig Marshall There is nothing worse than partying all night only to come out and find your bike saddle stolen. As the sun breaks the early dawn, riding home on your … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

dandyARCHIVE: Debunking the carbuncle

Investigative Feature: Debunking the carbuncle By Guido Bruidoclarke ~ this article appeared in dandyhorse issue one, summer 2008 ~ Think about a piece of sandpaper rubbing against the inside of your thigh over an open wound. This is what a saddle … Continue reading

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment