Well I’m back! I never did really use the blog on the other web page so we’ll see if I can actually motivate to write here again. Since moving to California it’s been 6 years with a lot of ups and downs. We moved to Foresthill, then 2 years ago to the flatlands of the…Read more »
It’s been a great year here and i hope you’ve had a great year too. Unfortunately, I’m ending the year with a cold virus (Yay) but am looking forward to next year and the bikes I get to build (and ride!). A few days ago I had a shop visitor that is building a lugged…Read more »
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 98,000 times in 2014. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 4 days for that many people to see…Read more »
We’re working on a website makeover this week so things may come and go and definitely will look different very soon. The http://www.meriwethercycles.com page will take over this WordPress site as the main portal to Meriwether bikes, but the blog should stay active until the other site is up. Stay tuned!
This frame was really cool to see go from computer screen to reality. A few people said it looked Swan-like so…there you go. Thanks to Walt and Brad for their help with this. I probably couldn’t have made it like this had they not given me great advice and in Brad’s case in-house gusset lessons.…Read more »
Got up to Truckee to partake in their weekly fatbike ride Wednesday night at Scott’s house. Thanks to Doug for the invite I headed up through sheets rain on the west side of Donner to reach a pretty much dry and absent of much snow Truckee. Scott has a sick house at the end of…Read more »
This fatbike will be really fun to ride. I pushed with normal chainstays here so am “only” using the Specialized Ground Control 4.6″ tire on the rear to give some room on the 430mm chainstays. A Surly Lou 4.8″ fits but with not enough room for comfort. Orange Nextie carbon tubeless ready rims, Surly Bud…Read more »