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Come one, come all, for the 2016 NAHBS bike show is right around the corner, during the weekend of February 26th-28th 2016. This event is a mecca for bike junkies from all ends of the globe. We can’t wait to see you there!

This month’s exhibitor spotlights include Bike CAD, James Henry Bicycles, and Repete cycles. We’ve also included information on how to interact and stay updated with the NAHBS community through social media. Look forward to seeing you in February! 


NAHBS SOCIAL MEDIA

What better way to connect to the NAHBS community than via social media? Stay up to date with the latest news, promotions, and all things NAHBS! Join us on Facebook,Twitter and Instagram. Links are below

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2016 EXHIBITOR SPOTLIGHT

Check out the following briefs on a few  exhibitors who are already registered for NAHBS 2016 audials one 2019 for free. We’re hoping this information will give you some ideas for what you might like to cover around the 2016 show. We’ll have more detailed information headed your way as the show gets closer, so stay tuned!


Screen Shot 2015-10-06 at 3.57.25 PM Brent Curry, Bike Cad 

BikeCAD bicycle design and fitting software is developed by the Bicycle Forest. BikeCAD Pro is intended for frame builders, bike shops and bicycle fitting specialists. BikeCAD Pro is an inexpensive and easy-to-use alternative to generic CAD programs with several additional benefits such as the built in and fully customizable Fit Advisor which recommends frame geometry based on a rider’s body dimensions notenpapier kostenlos downloaden. BikeCAD Pro can also be used to represent paint schemes and decal options. Fully dimensioned drawings generated through BikeCAD Pro provide all the information needed to construct the frame. Simpler drawings can also be generated providing essential documentation for the customer.

There is a free web-based version of BikeCAD available at: BikeCAD.ca. The BikeCAD.ca website also features a user contributed public design archive containing a growing database of production and non-production bicycle designs. You can search the Design Archive by brand, model, style, material, model year, as well as sizing information in the form of stack and reach.

The Bicycle Forest was founded in 1998 by Brent Curry krimi hörspiele kostenlosen. A graduate of the mechanical engineering program at the University of Waterloo, Brent amassed a wealth of experience in the bicycle industry through internships at Vitus Bicycles in France, Syncros in Vancouver, B.C. Southcott Cycles in Adelaide, South Australia and Dekerf Cycle Innovations in Vancouver, B.C. Aside from his software development skills, Brent is also known for such whimsical contraptions as the Couchbike, Treadmill Bike, HulaBike and Pimped out Rhoades Car. 


Screen Shot 2015-10-06 at 3.58.38 PM Chris Merrill, Henry James Bicycles

Henry James Bicycles gets its name from Henry James Folson… better known as Hank. After spending time as a successful product design engineer, Hank decided to take his love of cycling for a spin in the bicycle business. Thirty-six years later, you can still find Hank hard at work designing the next framebuilding innovations skype for free.

Over the years, Hank, along with his wife Monika, have provided a welcoming voice to all framebuilders, regardless of their level of experience. They have been instrumental in paving the way for what is today a thriving handmade bicycle industry.

Today, Henry James Bicycles supplies beautiful investment cast bicycle parts, framebuilding equipment and materials, and True Temper bicycle tubing to builders around the world. What has remained the same over the years is our commitment to quality, support of USA made products, and the welcoming voice to any size framebuilder. We look forward to serving you, and to assisting with your next framebuilding project.


Screen Shot 2015-10-06 at 3.59.38 PM Mikolas Voverka and Robin Fišer, Repete Cycles

The conception of REPETE was a result of our lifelong relationship with cycling and a deep desire to construct and design our own bikes kann ich microsoft word kostenlos downloaden. By combining our extensive knowledge and past experiences a new brand arose. REPETE evolved when we started to custom build, restore and renovate bikes. We had always had the vision of building our own frames right from the beginning.

During the early years we got in touch with Czech frame building specialists, started to collect the necessary skills while all along gaining more experience and knowledge. We established a long-term cooperation with quality cmponent manufacturers – when building our bikes, with a focus of utilizing and encouraging the use of domestic market by using Czech products. At the same time we strive to move the field of frame building forward – looking back on its history and evolution to today and tomorrow. It is this visionary development that drives us forward and allows us to custom build an exceptional cycle for any level cyclist clash royale kostenlos für android herunterladen. It pleases us to continue in the Czech tradition of excellence in engineering and crafts with an emphasis on utilization of local products and suppliers to enable an environmentally sound product.

The whole process of frame building is completely done with our own hands. From the initial creation of a digital model that is directly based on the proportions of the customer, to soldering up the frame with a silver iron and hand-grinding it to the final form and finish. Our clients choose the color combination and determine what set of components and details they desire.

Currently we’re constructing frames from Columbus steel tubes, an Italian manufacturer with a long-standing history in cycling. We are working with their latest designs and models, which have achieved outstanding technical and structural properties. The advantages of our steel frames are in their lightweight, mechanical resistance and durability eetdagboek. Our bikes are noted for there perfect dynamics and first class riding properties. The rider will thus reach perfect connectedness with the bike on any surface.

We continue to focus on the development of new technological processes in building frames from the use of composite materials. While striving to perfect our cycles and development we cooperate closely with the premises of the Czech Technical University in Prague.

Mikolas Voverka and Robin Fišer


Sacramento Bike Shops

Being the bicycle friendly city that Sacramento is, of course there is a great abundance
of bike shops. Here is one of our favorites!

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The Sacramento Bicycle Kitchen, 429 Fountain Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90029

The Sacramento Bicycle Kitchen (SBK) is a community-centered bicycle shop serving the residents of Sacramento safari herunterladen. The organization was formed in order to promote cycling as a low-cost, alternative form of transportation; enable self-sufficiency through.

 

 

 


 

NAHBS 2016 HELD AT THE SACRAMENTO CONVENTION CENTER

We are pleased to announce NAHBS 2016 will be held at the Sacramento Convention Center in Sacramento, California. The Sacramento Convention Center is located across the street from the State Capitol and just 15 minutes from the the Sacramento International Airport.

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SHERATON GRAND SACRAMENTO AS NAHBS 2016 HOST HOTEL

The Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel, a contemporary hotel in the heart of California’s capital city, welcomes NAHBS to Sacramento February 2016! Make sure to reserve a room early on auto spiele downloaden. Group rates will be available until January 22, 2016.

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ABOUT NAHBS

Established in 2005, the North American Handmade Bicycle Show is the largest and most widely accessible destination for frame builders to share their passion with cycling enthusiasts and supporters. It aims to be a meeting point – both online and in person- for frame builders and consumers looking for custom-made bikes, for the sharing of ideas, and the promotion of a special industry with a rich history dating back to 1819. NAHBS moves from city to city each year. For more information on the 2016 show, please visit http://www.2016.handmadebicycleshow.com

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MEDIA CONTACT

Maria Hennessey, SMAK Strategies

303.859.3317

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We look forward to seeing you in February microsoft edge german free!

 

Sincerely,

 

Don Walker

 

Don Walker,  Founder and President