Wire.com|Frame of Mind: SyCip Bikes

“I used to make little caps, but it was time-consuming and expensive,” Sycip says. “Now I use pennies.”

Chuck Squatrigilia at Wired.com wrote an awesome article/slideshow on SyCip Bikes of Sonoma County CA. His words are accompanied by photos captured by Jim Merithew. Head over here and get a better feel of what goes into a handbuilt bicycle.