A lot of us think we’re real aficionados if we select all the components to build up our favorite frame. And we are. We’re special. But, how much more remarkable would it be to build our own frame into a dream bike?
Meet Jay Ellis. He did it and it’s an impressive first time frame. I won’t even call it an attempt, because it’s a real bike, Jiminy, nice to look at and nice to ride. I took it for a spin and even let go of the handlebars on a downhill and found that it tracked like it was on a Curlew’s bill (go ahead, Google it).