Jim Langley’s Bicycle Beat

What a blast to work with gifted glass artist Susan Gott to inaugurate the primary ever Free Wheeling Art and Vintage Bicycle Trip, which started and finished at Susan’s Phoenix Glass Studio at Knollwood and Nebraska in Seminole Heights.

Join one of the on-line bicycling collector forums, akin to The Traditional and Vintage Bicycle Trade. Forums are divided into totally different categories, together with classic bikes, motorized bikes and custom bikes. Members usually submit photos of their latest finds, providing you with the chance to compare your bike to theirs. The Old Mini Bikes Forum is one example because it focuses particularly on mini bikes and has a bit for these wanting details on a bike.

PLEASE NOTICE: this a not a gross sales site. None of those bikes is for sale, nor are they a part of my collection – well, some are. I simply made this website because … Read More

Vintage Bicycle In Bicycle

In honour of Bicycle Month, the Mississippi Mills Bicycle Motion is partnering with Causeway Work Centre, Proper Bike, and Cycle Salvation to present a Classic Bicycle Present on Saturday June twenty fifth. Friends are welcome to come back from 10:00am to four:00pm on the Almonte and District Group Centre at 182 Bridge Avenue. Everyone seems to be invitedĀ to take a look at the number of bicycles on display ranging from some that predate the Penny-Farthing to classic Italian 10-speeds of the Nineteen Seventies.antique bicycle

Contact one of the bicycling museums, including the Metz Bicycle Museum, Pedaling History Bicycle Museum or the Bicycling Museum of America. The museums usually have images of bikes on show on their websites and will help you accurately establish your bike type. For instance, the BMX Museum has a lot of Huffy bikes on its website, with pictures and particulars on when the bikes had been … Read More

Vintage Bicycles

Touring the countryside, 1887. The person on the far proper is coasting down the hill together with his feet off the pedals, as they’re fastened to the wheel.

The fist chain pushed bicycle was developed around 1885. Previous to this time bicycles have been pushed along by the motion of the rider’s ft. As technology superior, Victorian bicycles turned an vital methodology of transportation. These human-powered machines completely modified Victorian society and way of life.

It was a unbelievable experience!! I’ve lived on this space for 5 years and was so excited to discover the talented artists and creative art and antique retailers. I additionally loved speaking with super cool ladies who got here from St. Pete and Clearwater to journey.

To the other Dave, I don’t want to rub this in TOO a lot (maybe just a little), however most of the actually neat outdated stuff we do stumble … Read More