Builder Spotlight: DeSalvo Custom Cycles – Ti Hardtail


In this video, Mike DeSalvo ( shows us the details of this visually stunning XX equipped titanium hardtail. Originally Mike built this bike for the NAHBS show in February, but it didn’t quite make it there.

Check out the cool paint highlights and the saddle made from bar tape.


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About the author: Gregg Kato

Gregg Kato studied journalism and broadcasting in college while working many different jobs including deejaying, driving a forklift and building web sites (not all at the same time). Kato enjoys riding local Santa Cruz trails. Besides being an avid mountain biker, he is also a motorcycle fanatic. Two wheels, one Passion.

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  • francois says:

    Yes, he is upping his game. What a beauty. I interviewed Mike a couple years ago and he builds a ridiculous amount of frames a year compared to any other hand builder. He is a workaholic and quality is always tops

  • kam says:

    as a suggestion, please mic the person you are interviewing, or at least point the mic at him.

  • wg says:

    Wow! What a beauty of a bike.

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