Peeped on a recent visit to London’s 14BikeCoâ€¦ a completely copper-plated bike, their Truman model, made bespoke for a client.
Harking back to the very earliest days of bike building, the copper coating is to be left natural, at the buyer’s request, so that it changes colour and tarnishes in a completely unique way.
Absolutely stunning frame-building and attention to detail – even the spokes and nipples are copper plated! The company has also been experimenting with brassâ€¦
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