Posts Tagged ‘ eightinch ’

Hakim’s butcher resprayed.



a usual chill session turned out to be a productive night for us. armed with a can of black and a can of clear coat we started painting Hakim’s EERO‘s and his custom made Alphalab bars.

Wan Rizuan’s commute whip.

Sugino KyotoLoco messenger crankset

homeboy recently got hooked up by TR Bikes for some new upgrades on his commute whip.

check out that takeout basket by Portland Design Works.

i want one too.

F1 circuit & Night festival.

the start

the boys with mr Smurf


mr Smurf with his AllCity Big Block

Singapore Arts Museum




of balls & shafts.

last night’s oh polo session went well cept for the digging through drains to get the ball back into play. it was a nice first try and def not the last. thanks alot guys for coming and supporting, Tr Bikes, EightInch for making it happen. deeply appreciated.

oh polo.

ok guys! polo session this coming saturday 27/8 at 9pm. meeting point is at Nicoll Highway MRT station.

get directions.

mallet, balls are kindly sponsored by the good guys of EightInch & TR Bikes.

so, all you have to bring is yourself and your bike.

ps – don’t be scared, its going to be fun. 

new bike, old fellas.

as some of you have known, TR Bikes just hooked me up with a second bike during the past week, the Pake Rum Runner. once again, i would like to use this chance to thank the good guys from the shop for their kind support over the years.

bike specs

frame – 55cm

fork – random cyclocross fork with uncut steerer

headset – chris king 1 1/8 threadless

stem – soma 100mm

bar – soma sparrow

brake lever – random bar end levers

brake calipers – tektro 

seatpost – thomson elite 27.2 lay back

saddle – brooks b17

crank – eightinch freestyle / profile spider / sugino 46t chainring

freewheel – 16t white industries

chain – kmc silver

pedal – oddessy twisted

wheelset – eightinch julians 32h

tires – hutchinson 28c globetrotters

lights – bookman lights

before there was MondaysOhMondays, there was the VietCong brothers.

thank you.

TR Bikes just handed me the EightInch polo package to kick start the polo fever here in sunny Singapore. once again, thank you.

drop me a mail at if you’re interested in playing.

on tow

the face

was going at 50km/h, that explains the face. look out for Wan over at the far end.




Hakim’s Soma

latest addition to the mini-velo family. TR Bikes just finished setting up our homeboy’s new ride. fitted with white industries hubs and that wonderful Brooks Colt, this is one fine bike.


& here’s a lil video of hakim messing about during our rides.


TR Bikes 4th Anniversary Auction.

pink, size 49

celeste green, size 51

cream, size 53

NYC taxi cab yellow, size 55

copper plate, size 57

“TR Bikes just turn 4 and we would like to thank all of you who have supported us all these years. In return, we would like to reach out once again for your generous help to support us in this auction to aid Japan, who has endured quite a bit during these past weeks. We have decided to offer, five limited edition 1of1 custom painted Eighthinch V3 frame sets or full bikes, (whichever you prefer), up for auction. Four custom painted frames and one copper plated. Starting bid for the painted frame sets are SGD 575. & for the 1 and only copper plated frame set SGD 665. We encourage you guys to help as much as you can and we at TR Bikes would like to thank you guys in advance, once again, thank you for all the support you guys have given us all these years. Part of the sale will be donated to the Red Cross. Please bid generously. Thank you.”

my fav LBS is celebrating their 4th year anniversary and they have 5 limited edition custom painted EightInch Scrambler V3 frame sets up for auction.

head on over to the Facebook auction page and start bidding. part of the sales will be given to the Red Cross to aid Japan.


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