This bike is made from whisky barrels

This bike is made from whisky barrels

If a wood bike is not unique enough for you, then how about a wood bike made from the staves of a Glenmorangie cask? If you like whisky (note the Scottish spelling, not the Irish "whiskey") and wooden bikes, you're in luck. Renovo partnered with Glenmorangie, maker of Highland Single Malt Scotch Whiskies, to create the first bicycle frame made from whisky casks, dubbed the Glenmorangie Original . Renovo Glenmorangie Original frame features Trapezoidal curved down tube and top tube recall the shape of oak staves from Glenmorangie casks "Longbow" seatstays engineered to optimize vibration damping and stiffness Hollow chainstays Tapered head tube, disc brakes, PF30 bottom bracket, front and rear thru-axles 40mm tire compatibility Three sizes When making its whisky, Glenmorangie uses its casks only twice, which the company claims preserves the flavor of the wood. Other distillers use their barrels up to six times. For Glenmorangie, this leaves ...

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