Radar Roundup: Ron’s CT Tool Wallet, State Death Metal, MADE 2024 Registration is Open, Timeless Trails, One Year Alaska to Mexico, and Badlands 2023


Radar Roundup: Ron’s CT Tool Wallet, State Death Metal, MADE 2024 Registration is Open, Timeless Trails, One Year Alaska to Mexico, and Badlands 2023

Our Radar Roundup compiles products and videos from the ‘net in an easy-to-digest format. Read on below for today’s findings…

Ron’s Bikes Connecticut Tool Wallet $79

Now with magnetic closure! Chapman Manufacturing has been making these handy high quality ratchet sets since 1936 just a half hour away from Ron’s bikes in Durham CT. A certified women owned business even! To celebrate its neighbors, Ron’s Bikes thought it would be nice to wrap a bicycle-specific tool kit up in some soft black leather leather and add a stash pocket in the rear. This batch is lined with indigo cotton chambray.

Bits included in the kit:

  • 2 – Phillips insert bits: #1, #2
  • 1 – S25 Star (for disk brakes)
  • 7- Metric Allen Hex insert bits: 2.0MM, 2.5MM, 3.0MM, 4.0MM, 5.0MM, 6.0MM, 8.0MM
  • Optional Forager Cycles titanium 22g 8-9-10mm open end wrench and Dyneema cord master link popper is $31 extra and fits neatly in the stash pocket

See more at Ron’s Bikes.

State Bicycle Co Death Metal Kit $59.99

State’s newest jersey (matching cargo bibs not included–$79) features death metal-inspired artwork with a special State type treatment repeated down the sleeve in a tech-t “gravel” jersey. This jersey combines the comfort of a T-shirt fit with advanced features like ventilated sides for maximum coolness and a practical rear pocket with a zipper for secure storage.

Check out more at State.

MADE Bike Show Registration is Open For Exhibitors

If you are interested in exhibiting at MADE 2024, get in touch through the MADE website, booth space is filling up fast! In the show’s commitment to fostering growth, we will continue to offer subsidized space for new builders.

It’s been awesome to see builders who had subsidized space in 2023 go big for 2024!

The Radavist will be at the showcase in 2024.

Check out more at MADE.



Rad Bazaar Finds

We love seeing the support for our Rad Bazaar, a service we host for Group Ride members. For now, you can read all about how to sign up for the Group Ride and Rad Bazaar here.

Bassi Hog’s Back (58cm) Basketpacker $2000

For sale is my Bassi Hog’s Back in purple/orange. This bike was built by the great team at Kissing Crows Cyclery and has been my go-to bike for summer touring, winter commuting, and zipping around locally. Comes with a dynamo setup, Dark Realm basket bag, and a beautiful half-and-half frame bag from Field and Forest.

1985 Woodrup Giro Touring, 57cm $1000

985 Woodrup Giro Touring, largely set up with original components. This has been an excellent bike for longer rides and tons of fun on mixed surfaces. The bike rides smoothly and the 32mm tires absorb a lot of the roughness of the locally poor roads here in Duluth. This is a handmade English frame, with Reynolds 531, from one of the premier makers in the UK.

55cm 2018 All City Gorilla Monsoon $1500

$1500 free ship. Built kit in pics, thanks yall!




Timeless Trails: Fire Relief

Support renewed outdoor access at Santa Cruz Trails.



One Year Cycling from Alaska to Mexico

Cycling 6451 miles from Alaska to Mexico, all in one year!



Badlands 2023 | The Film

The wildest gravel challenge in Europe spanning over 750km and climbing 15,000m…



Stuff we see on the ‘net that causes pause…

Photo by @johnprolly

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