Our Radar Roundup compiles products and videos from the ‘net in an easy-to-digest format. Read on below for today’s findings…
Gold anodizing used to be a much bigger thing than it is today with all the major component manufacturers offering this blingy hue as an option: MKS, Ukai, Suntour, and Sugino all made gold anodized components in the late 70s and throughout the 1980s. Shovel Research began offering a beautiful gold finish for its FMBCH and light mount. Roll on over to Shovel Research to check out the offerings.
After a two-year hiatus, Tunitas brought back the Makers In Motion Camera Strap. Now dubbed the Motion Camera Strap, the unique design features a seamlessly integrated stability strap that allows for converting through a two-point strap into a three-point strap and shoot modes quickly. Never miss that perfect shot ever again.
Preorder starts Friday September 29th 7:30am PST and ends Friday October 13th 5:00pm PST. This batch has a 250 unit limit, and the preorder will close early if the limit is met.
- Weight: 89g
- Converts from three-point harness to two-point strap in one seamless motion.
- Adjustable length to achieve the perfect fit.
- Nylon seatbelt webbing provides comfort and durability
Check out more at Tunitas.
While considerably more high-end than our typical Roundup fodder, these products from DSPTCH and Engineered Garments are too good to not share. Featuring ultralight Dyneema construction in three dyed color options, in a variety of silhouettes these totes, backpacks, and cross-body bags are made in the USA in small batches and are built to last. There are too many specs and details for each, so check out the full collection at DSPTCH.
Bookman 1500 and 800 Lumen Volume Lights $160/$106
The Swedish company, Bookman, has launched two new powerful bike light that sets them apart from the crowd with an innovative mode of operation. Inspired by the Hi-Fi world, the Volume lights are operated by a unique Power Wheel (patent pending), making it conveniently easy to adjust the brightness into one of the five levels. The Volume bike light comes in 800 or 1500 lumens, feature high-output batteries, and come in a bomber aluminum body.
Check out the full offering at Bookman.
Like many Western States, New Mexico is battling against the extraction industry by leveraging its outdoor recreation potential. NPR’s story on Farmington is worth the read if you follow these conversations closely…
If you’re a fan of vintage mountain bikes but never heard of Pro Cruiser, well, pull up a chair this morning and check out Paul’s freshly restored build!
Stuff we see on the ‘net that causes pause…
Illustration by @atlasducycle
We love a good pen and ink drawing and Atlas Du Cycle’s 0.1 ink pen drawing really caught out eyes!
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