CRAIG'S CUSTOM PRIMATE
Craig had a pretty vivid image of what he wanted when he got in touch with Tarn at Primate - visions of old Malvern Star dragsters with all the trimmings he could think of and plenty of orange. The curved double top tube is a testament to Tarn's gift with steel, a gift he's since turned to making bike-part-themed espresso machines.
Paul's Klamper brakes were rumoured for release while the frame was being built but it wasn't until the frame was well and truly itching to be built up before they were in production and on their way to us. Once Craig heard about them he couldn't even look at another brake - it was these or nothing!
The Brooks Flyer's lower stabilising bar is the perfect place to temporarily mount a Supernova tail light, which will eventually be more permanently mounted to a custom fat trailer that Craig is welding up himself for his two kelpies, Ginger and Treacle.
Frame + Fork: PRIMATE CYCLES CUSTOM DISC RANDO-TOURING CRUISER
Wheelset: SON 28 DYNAMO FRONT HUB + ROHLOFF SPEEDHUB REAR / H+SON ARCHETYPE
Drivetrain: GATES CARBON BELT DRIVE / ROTOR REX CRANKS W/ ROAD SPIDER / ECCENTRIC BB
Tyres: FAIRWEATHER 38C RUST
Braking: PAUL LOVE LEVERS / PAUL KLAMPER BRAKES
Finishing Kit: JONES 710 LOOP BAR / THOMSON X4 STEM /
Extras: BROOKS B77 SADDLE / BROOKS BAR TAPE