Builds

Uber Surly Commuter from an old Birdy

Marcus came into us with a Birdy folding bike – it wasn’t quite running but it wasn’t far off it….

2017 Brompton review – 2 months on

With great fanfare, Brompton announced the most significant updates to their folding bike in years and indeed, there’s some great…

Birth of a Bike – The Aggressively Fun Tourer

I have always felt divided between two vastly different forms of cycling, a fun, aggressive city commute and largely unplanned,…

Catherine’s Custom Surly Cross-Check

Catherine came to us looking for a bike that would tick a number of important criteria she wanted in a…

The Velo Carlton – designed by us, for you

In our nine years of supporting Melbourne’s cyclists, we’ve stocked (and continue to stock) quite a broad range of bikes…

Livin’ in the 70s – Peugeot Mixte rebuild

Sometimes, when a job is finished here at Velo there is a moment of excitement that is mixed with sadness…