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Paul Brodie and the Starley Giraffe

For the past couple of years, we’ve had the honour of watching Paul Brodie manufacture a highly complicated frame to be exhibited at the North American Handmade Bicycle Show. In 2012, he walked us through each step in re-building an… Read more »

Paul Brodie eBee

We’ve waited all week for this: the final photos of Paul Brodie’s completed eBee electric bicycle. By the time you read this, it will have been unveiled at the 2013 North American Handmade Bicycle Show, at the University of the… Read more »

Paul Brodie eBee Part 4

This is the last installment in Paul Brodie’s walk-through as he builds the eBee, an electric bicycle that utilizes all of Paul’s framebuilding and motorcycle engineering experience. The final result will be unveiled on Saturday, both here and also at… Read more »

Paul Brodie eBee Part 3

Denver is, as we speak, rapidly filling up with custom frame builders, bloggers, industry types and beautiful bike lovers, drawn together by the 2013 North American Handmade Bicycle Show. One exhibit that is sure to delight some and frighten others,… Read more »

Paul Brodie eBee Part 2

Here’s the second installment in Paul Brodie’s process diary of building the eBee, what could very well be the best designed electric bicycle ever assembled. This walk-through will be of great interest to anyone who’s ever thought about picking up… Read more »

Paul Brodie eBee Part 1

For the 2012 North American Handmade Bicycle Show, Paul Brodie astounded us by recreating, piece by piece, an 1888 Whippet full-suspension bicycle. He took us through every stage of machining each linkage, crank arm and frame tube, resulting in a… Read more »

Brodie Bikes — The True Story

Paul Brodie has been kind enough to give us an insight into the early history of his business, which also reads as a background to mountain biking: “This is the true story of how Brodie Bikes began. “In 1979 I… Read more »