afteroom bikes with golden brass welds
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feb 15, 2013
afteroom bikes with golden brass welds


the hand-made bike frames are welded using a ‘fillet-brazed’ technique

 

 

chen-yen wei and hung-ming chen, the founders of stockholm-based studio afteroom, have developed bikes that merge the aesthetics of ‘tour de france’
with the bring-along two-wheelers often seen on crowded subways. the skilled craftsmanship is highlighted in the unique fusing of the frame
where the challenging ‘fillet-brazed’ technique is applied. the results are golden brass welds which will grow patina and even better looks over time.
limited edition, made in taiwan. the bikes feature a single hand and foot brake, with three stage speed.

 

 


handle bar-tape made from genuine leather

 

 

 

 


detail of the brass welds

 

 


genuine leather saddles offer comfort for the biker

 

 


mini velo version

 

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