So I finally built this 1979 Laguna Super Cruiser. I have to sell it to pay some bills and fund another project, so hit me up if you want some parts or the frame/fork.
I had it powdercoated a candy blue colour by Arkro Powdercoaters. It’s real sparkly in the sun.
Frame: 1979 Laguna Super Cruiser (pre-gusset).
Headset: Tioga Bear Trap II
Cranks: Cook Bros.
Chainring: Gold Sugino.
Front wheel: Gold Suzue hub, Wheelsmith spokes/nipples, gold Araya rim, Blue Comp3 copy tire.
Rear wheel: Shimano coaster hub, Wheelsmith spokes/nipples, gold Araya rim, Blue Comp3 copy tire.
Seatclamp: Tuff Neck
Seatpost: Gold fluted Alloy
Stem: Blue Pro Neck cruiser
Bars: Gold beach cruiser
Grips: Blue hand rippers.
Hey dudes, been shooting my bikes in the studio this week this is what has replaced the prolite. Steel is real!
57cm Condor off ebay, custom built for a guy with Columbus keiren tubing
my old ridgida d18 wheels with suzue hubs
topline crank? Thanks justin! TA chainring 52 i think
kmc z510HX yellow chain
old stock shimano deore dx mountainbike pedals with exustar double straps, genetic cages and tioga HOT TIPS
campy seatpost new perforated concor saddle
nos cinelli stem and road bars, cinelli cork tape
conti gatorskin ultra on the front and hardshell on the rear
Rides super smooth but cranks are scary flexy so im not running a super hard ratio
super stoked on this bike
its gonna be a keeper …..unless I find a sweet njs…
All round good guy and SBC friend Woody sent me this bike check of his Kona. Its nice and mutant check the specs.
kona firemountain 92 (?) with trackends by superted
identity persona forks 1 1/8
shimano LX hollowtec II cranks. 38T stronlight chainring.
primo plastic pedals with wig straps
token ceramic headset
stripped salt bmx stem
marks rusted gusset 2 piecebars
deore LX v brake caliper and deore brake lever
front wheel – rattlecanned velocity aerohead 26inch 32h, laced 3X to gran comp track hub.
rear wheel – stripped velocity aerohead 26inch 32h, twist laced (i bought the wrong sized spokes!) to on one 135mm fixed/ fixed track hub
tyres – schwalbe big apple 26 x 2.0. with built in suspension if you believe the hype!
16T shimano freewheel / 16T generic fixed cog
seatpost generic 26.6 (!), rolls saddle courtest of parts box.
found the frame on ebay and as with all my bikes this was put together at minimal cost, with humble styling to make it not so appealing to londons famous bike theives!
not the fastest bike and solid as a tank, but hella fun to ride. it makes me smile everytime.
thanks mark for the rim, wheel build and bars.
thanks to alby for the forks, headset, cranks and rear hub.
This is geoffs bike, he’s another rad Kiwi dude I meet over here. He make furniture and cool cruiser and fixed bikes. This latest one hes riding has got some sweet bits like CW handlebars, filed dropouts and security alan bolts everywhere to stop cunts nicking your shit. Which is a bit of a problem over here.
Frame: 2009 Masi Coltello
Wheels: Purple Gipiemme Tecno and Purple Profile hub (Ti bolts), Wheelsmith spokes, Velocity B43 Rim, 17 tooth Soma cog.
Bar/stem: Custom made one-piece.
Seatpost/seat: Thomson Elite, Selle San Marco Regal (Switched to Cinelli)
Cranks/BB: Miche Primato, 49 tooth chainring, Frank’s Phil Wood (need one of these Tim!)
Pedals/straps: MKS, Soma (now AllCity).