Ravello Bicycles
Builder Profile

About Ravello

We build lightweight, comfortable road bikes, and  tandems. We primarily use Dedacciai and True Temper tubing. We build single bikes with fancy or plain lugs, or TIG-welded frame joints. We feel that lugs add to the individuality and character of a bike. But if a customer prefers the smooth contemporary look of TIG-welded joints, we are happy to comply. We can also fillet braze over TIG welds for a classic steel look. Since we are a custom builder, we can design, at no extra charge, a bike based on customer preferences. Front and rear rack braze-ons, extra water bottle bosses, low-profile frame designs, etc, can be incorporated into your dream bike. We also offer a wide range of beautiful, durable powder-coated finishes, from basic colors to silver or gold-based candy finishes.


Our road tandems, including travel models with S&S couplers, are built with relaxed geometry that allows for smooth handling. We prefer to use a shallower head angle of 71.5 , which allows for a stable-riding tandem without a “twitchy” feel. We also use a slightly longer rear triangle for softer ride. Our tandems are primarily made of U.S.-made True Temper taper-walled, air-hardened, tubing.


S&S Coupler Bikes: 

Ravello travel bikes are built with the stainless steel S and S Machine Bicycle Torque Couplings. These strong but lightweight fittings allow a bicycle to be easily and quickly broken down and packed into a suitcase that can be checked as airline baggage. A coupling is joined by interlocking tapered teeth and secured by a threaded lockring. This joint is extremely strong but easily unthreaded with a simple hook spanner, which is provided with the coupling frame. We can build your touring/travel bike to allow for wider tires, rear foot/pannier clearance, and will add pump pegs, rack and fender braze-ons and extra bottle bosses at no extra charge. Our travel road bikes offer a choice of TIG-welded, fillet-brazed or lugged frames with Dedacciai or True Temper tubing. 

Road Bikes: 

Ravello designs both traditional road bikes and compact (we prefer to call them low-profile) road frames.

Comfort Road Bikes: 

We can integrate comfort features into a road frame, such as a larger headtube and/or longer rear triangle.

Mountain Bikes: 

While we focus on road bikes, we can and do build hardtail mountain bikes too.

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Contact Information:

Ravello Bicycles
Brian Myers
10916 Acoma Road SE  

Albuquerque, NM 87123  

Phone: (505) 271-4858
Email: brian@ravellobikes.com
www: .http://www.ravellobikes.com

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