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McGovern Cycles  Handmade bicycles one at a time by Chris McGovern in Nevada City, California, USA.

Wait, what? #filletbraze fun today. Its been a long time since I picked up a torch. Super fun

Check out the chain keeper. This was designed by necessity while wrenching for @mctubbbin but it is super useful to anyone with a rear thru axle bike. 12mmx1.5 thread pitch now available
1 and 1.75 thread pitch coming soon
Great gift idea
DM me for details

I have a few of these @wildernesstrailbikes #mcgoverncycles Silverado Ti rail saddles. $80 plus shipping. DM me. Treat yourself or make the backside of the cyclists in your life happy

The Mrs. About to rip around at a Sacramento CX

One more de-bulk and the final layer of prepreg before the frame gets prepped for vacuum and cure

Working working working. Here are some of the steps of making a #customcarbon #mcgoverncycles
Film adhesive
Prepreg "build up"
Slamming plies
You should get one :-)

I have the pleasure of doing a little work on this piece of art. @blackcatbicycles
This thing is awesome

The independence trail is a very cool trail. What if it continued west past Jones Bar to Bridgeport and or if it went past Hoyts Crossing and connected to South Yuba Trail...oh the possibilities

#tbt to my first frame build. A Ti cross bike, made at @unitedbicycle ...I have been thinking about doing more metal bikes a lot lately .....

Picture 1.
@mctubbbin breaks his collar bone at the district's cx race 2018
Picture 2.
#mcgoverncycles breaks his collar bone at the district's cx race 2010

Who did it better?

@jackalopeindustries #allterrain toe spikes are back in stock just in time for the final run in to nationals. Get yours, Order at spikes/

Hoopin' it up today. Built these wheels for @cprenck papa.
@wildernesstrailbikes hoops and rubber and some DT center lock disc hubs. #allroad

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