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Tomii Cycles

Nao Tomii crafts hand-made, custom-built frames from his "Tomii Cycles" workshop in Austin, TX USA. He builds beautiful custom bicycle frames but also complete bikes. "Canvas” is his latest creation, a road bike frame designed for all-day rides, it comes with a custom rear rack for your extra luggage, and includes an Enve RD fork, and a choice of color paint (Cucumber Green or Battleship Gray). Head over to the Tomii Cycles website for more information on how to order your complete bike or frame.

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