taking conch cruiser to a new level of rust


Tomas dropped by the other day with a major chain problem and a bleeding thumb that prolly needed minor surgery. We treated the chain and released the bicycle healthy and ready to cruise; but not before I shot this photo of Tomas, his bicycle and his rusty key. Yep. I have seen it all. Rusted headsets, rusty handlebars, completely rusted fenders, rusted out frames, chains and locks….and now…a rusty key. The climate here is brutal on bicycles.

4 responses to “taking conch cruiser to a new level of rust

  1. y’all do surgery too?!


  2. Happy to hear there is hope, post-rust. My poor bike has been outside through Fall and Winter = (


  3. ya better keep yo shit greased! don’t worry, i’ll give it a nice tune up next time i am home…and not have extra parts left over…i just finished bicycle school 🙂


  4. Oh.. is that where you were?? Excellent! So what does that make you? Biologist? no… Bicycologist?


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