These photos were recently posted on reddit.com of a model bike shop made by someone's aunt for a Christmas present. The model bikes and parts are made by Pedal Mafia Pedal ID and were purchased from Ben's Cycle.com!
Friday, January 31, 2014
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Velocity Rims have been a very popular choice for cyclists and for good reason, because they are the USA made. They offer a variety of styles of rims specific to mtb, road, bmx, cyclocross, touring and even bike polo. They're distributing warehouse is located a hob, skip and a jump over lake Michigan from us, which allows Ben's Cycle to offer super fast delivery and availability.
Head over to our web store and take a look at our selection! If you don't see the exact rim you're looking for, then let us know and we'll get it for you.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Everyone knows Brooks is known for their saddles, but who know they could make such useful multi-tool. This would make an excellent tool for touring as it has every possible tool you would need, and even a brooks saddle spanner. It also features a leather wrap that ensure the tools stay in place, and it's available in three colors; black, brown and ochre(shown in photo). Head over to benscycle.com to get one.
7 Allen Keys / Hex Wrenches: #2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8
-Small Flat Head Screwdriver
-Phillips Screwdriver #2 (Medium Head)
-Phillips Screwdriver #1 (Small Head)
3 Torx Wrenches: T10, T20, T25
4 Spoke Wrenches: #0, 1, 2, 3
1 Chain Tool
1 Bottle Opener
1 Spanner for Brooks Saddles
Thursday, January 23, 2014
2013 world bike polo champions, The Beavers, were just spotlighted in a feature article in GQ magazine. As many of you know, The Beavers' Eric Kremin was a bike mechanic in our shop for a number of years until relocating to San Fran last spring. Milwaukee Bicycle Co. has been a longtime sponsor of the Milwaukee-rooted team and we couldn't be prouder of The Beavers' accomplishments and continued dedication to the sport of bike polo.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Monday, January 20, 2014
Friday, January 17, 2014
aficionado or someone looking to upgrade the fork on their prized vintage bike.
This preserved locking fork is currently up for auction now through January 23rd over in our Ebay store.
Thursday, January 16, 2014
The Crank Brothers Speedier is the only tire lever that will save your knuckles from spoke punishment, and because of that you're able to grab a hold of the lever with confidence; which gives you more leverage for easier removal/install. The Speedier also features a special lip that makes for quicker bead install too!
Head over to our online store to read more information about this lever and scoop a pair of these up!
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Monday, January 13, 2014
Click the link here or the photo above to get some very useful tricks of the road from our expert commuter Dave Schlabowske, who currently works as the deputy director of the Bicycle Fed of Wisconsin and has been commuting on his bicycle for many many years.
Friday, January 10, 2014
Are you a serious fat biker? Or, do you want to lighten up your current rig? Then, these are the wheels you need! In stock now and ready to ship immediately.
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