Bamboo Bicycle Club London

Phase Six: Unveiling Your Bike

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    Phase Six: Unveiling Your Bike

    The final removal of the jig occurs during this step of the building process. Builders will tidy up and...

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    Phase Five: Hemping

    After experimenting with many different binding materials and weighing the advantages and disadvantages of each, we decided on a...

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    Phase Four: Shape the Rear Triangle

    Creating the rear triangle, consisting of a rear stay and a chain stay, is the next step. Thinner bamboo...

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    Phase Three: Create the Front Triangle

    The front triangle consists of three bamboo tubes: a seat tube, a down tube and a top tube. The...

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    Phase Two: Choose Your Bamboo

    We hand select bamboo that has consistent wall thickness and outside diameter as well as the correct maturity. Moso and Tonkin...

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  • Jig Set Up

    Phase One: Set Up the Jig

    To celebrate National Bike Week, a promotion of healthy and sustainable living, we are giving you an exclusive look...

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  • Bike Week 2015

    How to Celebrate Bike Week – 13th to 21st June National Bike Week is one of the largest UK cycling...

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    Bamboo Bike light touring frame

    Kim bamboo bike has been built up as a light touring frame. The lugs have been finished and painted...

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    Orange is the New Black

    Bamboo Bike built by Chris Walsh during a weekend workshop. He has filled and finished the joints and applyed...

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