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Adrian & Dan’s Bamboo Bike Challenge

Adrian & Dan build two Road Home build kits Our Challenge: We have built our own Bamboo bikes and aim to ride them from The National Botanic Gardens of Wales to The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew over two days.  We are raising money for the British Heart Foundation’s research and we would be so grateful […]

Phase Four: Shape the Rear Triangle

Creating the rear triangle, consisting of a rear stay and a chain stay, is the next step. Thinner bamboo pieces will be used for the chain stays and thicker pieces are used for seat stays. Builders shape the seat stays and chain stays using stainless steel dropouts. The rear stays are shaped using a saw […]