The Merged – Custom BMX Frames with Dave Harrison of Pedal Driven Cycles

The first person who popped into my head when The Merged started doing these interviews with custom BMX frame builders was Dave Harrison of Pedal Driven Cycles. I honestly don’t think there is any one person out there who has built more custom BMX frames than him. From the early T1 prototypes, to the custom… Continue reading The Merged – Custom BMX Frames with Dave Harrison of Pedal Driven Cycles

The Merged – Custom BMX Frames with Mike Laird & Laird Frame

Mike Laird and Laird Frame are the subjects of the second in the series of interviews that The Merged is doing with custom frame builders. Mike is pretty vocal on Instagram about his welding skills and the lack of them that other welders possess. Go ahead and jump on over to The Merged to find… Continue reading The Merged – Custom BMX Frames with Mike Laird & Laird Frame

The Merged – Custom BMX Frames with Steve Crandall & FBM

The Merged is putting together a series of interviews with some of the people/companies out there putting out custom bmx frames. Steve Crandall is the first on deck, and you can find out all about the custom frame program that FBM has going on. Having owned two customs from them, I can attest to the… Continue reading The Merged – Custom BMX Frames with Steve Crandall & FBM

Drawing Board – S&M and the Integrated Headset

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The integrated headset is something that is easy to over look and under appreciate these days. Long gone are the days of whacking on your frame with a hammer trying to get headset cups to go in. The Merged is back with their “Drawing Board” series, and up this time is a look at how… Continue reading Drawing Board – S&M and the Integrated Headset

Odyssey Tom Dugan Tripod Seat

I spotted this spy pic over on The Merged of Tom Dugan’s signature Tripod seat that Odyssey has in the works. Loving the old school motorcycle influence that this thing has! No word yet on when it will be out, but I’ll keep you posted as I find out more.