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The Natural | By The Tarantulas

The Tarantulas is a custom bike studio in NE Portland, they are a group of friends that specialize in building Cafe Motorcycles. They have built some sweet bikes, we have featured the "Smooth Criminal" a stunning custom Honda CB350. Today we feature another of their creations, a 1976 Honda CB750F SS, named "The Natural" , the bike was striped of all the useless crap, the result is a bike that is "Natural”. Brushed metal, gum rubber and leather looking vinyl were used.



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BLINK QU4TRO ELECTRIC LONGBOARD | Image

BLINK QU4TRO ELECTRIC LONGBOARD

Blink Qu4tro is a spectacular electric Longboard by Acton. What makes it stand out? Besides the awesome looks, the Blink Qu4tro features a 4WD hub motor system (utilizes all four wheels), a distinct hexagonal deck, aluminum and carbon fiber construction, integrated LED lighting for enhanced visibility at night, and it runs off a Lithium battery that provides a twenty-two mile range. And it all only weighs 17 pounds. Acton calls it the most advanced electric longboar...
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BMW R90S | BY SEBASTIEN BEAUPERE | Image

BMW R90S | BY SEBASTIEN BEAUPERE

This spectacular BMW R90S is one of the nicest custom Beemers we´ve ever come across, it was built by Sébastien Beaupère and started out as an old R90S from the early 70´s, but sits in an even "more vintage" R50 frame. It features some great details that add to the bike´s immense character, avon Mk2 Tires, a W&W Springer fork, vertical shocks, lowered side-mounted headlight, and a large Heinrich tank giving it a beastly look. The pity is that we don´t hav...
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GIFT GUIDE 2015 | BIKE COMMUTER | Image

GIFT GUIDE 2015 | BIKE COMMUTER

We have rounded up some of our favorite and essential items for the bike commuter. More people everyday are commuting to work on a bicycle, this time we have put together a list of all the tools, gadgets and accessories needed for your safe, comfortable and stylish ride to work. Check out some more photos and product details after the jump......
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