Monthly Archives: November 2009

Something nice is on it’s way from Italy

I had an email from my local De Rosa dealer today to tell me that my Neo Primato frame is due at his store on 8th December. The factory apologized for the longer than normal delivery time. It was delayed … Continue reading

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Broadway Bicycle School

As a schoolboy I tinkered with bikes, and as a middle aged man I’ve continued my amateurish fiddling. My cheque book is now considerably larger so I can mess around with more bikes and buy bits and pieces for them, … Continue reading

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Here’s the Neo Primato Build.

All the parts for my Neo Primato build are now in. All I need now is the frame!!! I confirmed with the factory that the steerer will be long enough for me to put a couple of spacers in there … Continue reading

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Combining work with pleasure.

Last week I had the chance to combine work with some cycling – what could be better. I had to attend a mid week research retreat at the Marine Biological Lab (MBL) down in Woods Hole and as it started … Continue reading

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