Category Archives: Baum
Baum Cycles: The Cubano Meets a Bandit

Now, I’m guessing the two newest rides that popped up on the BAUM Flickr today are going to the same owner. This Cubano and Bandit are identical. Both meant for speed at a different scale and both are dream bikes to their respective audience. Wow. The Bandit frame ( 2lb 15oz ) is the only one like it in the world. A true one-of-a-kind race machine. You can read about it here and by now, we all know the Cubano…

See more photos at the Baum Flickr.

Jul 9, 2013 3 comments
Baum Cycles: Venom Green Corretto Track

It’s not everyday that BAUM photographs one of their Corretto track bikes, so when I saw this, I had to share. Check out more of this GTR metallic black, venom green and Dura Ace track build at the BAUM Flickr.

Jun 17, 2013 Comments are OFF
Beautiful Bicycle: Darren Baum’s 650B MTB

Around the time of the Australian Custom Bike Show, Baum Cycles sent me photos of Darren’s own 650B Extensa MTB. Because it was going to be unveiled at the show, I wanted to wait a little while before posting it. I know a lot of you want to see more MTB content on the site and I can’t think of a better offering to the gods of dirt.

Built with SRAM’s XX1, this is a die hard MTBr’s dream machine and it’s already got me contemplating  my own 650B MTB.

See more below!


Jan 14, 2013 11 comments
Baum Cycles Corretto Rapha Gazzet Paper for ACBS
Guest Gallery: Baum Cycles Corretto Rapha Gazzet Paper for ACBS

The Australian Custom Bicycle Show is this weekend in Australia and this bike is only one of the prime examples of Australian craftsmanship that will be on display. As part of the Rapha Continental Australia, Darren Baum worked closely with Rapha to design one of the wildest Baum Corretto paint jobs I’ve ever seen. Integrating the Rapha Gazzet Paper seamlessly into the wet coat creates a one-of-the-kind aesthetic.

The build? Pretty straight forward with full SRAM Red, ENVE clinchers, Fizik saddle and custom Busyman Bicycles bar tape to top it off. Check out more high-res photos of this beauty in the Gallery and if you’re in Australia, get your ass to the ACBS this weekend.

Nov 29, 2012 19 comments
Baum Cycles: Avon Black Cubano

Speaking of Australia, this new avon black and ruby red Cubano is stunning! See more of Darren’s work here.

Aug 23, 2012 Comments are OFF