Back in October 2015, after almost ten years loyal, four seasons’ service, Michael Stenning’s winter/training fixie’s chainstays were looking very scabby. Wet, salty stuff had snuck behind some superficial looking stone chip in the factory finish, causing it to bubble and blister as surface corrosion began to bite. My long suffering, though much loved, friend had more than earned its keep, … Read More

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ALUMINIUM FRAME REFURBISHMENT THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES Michael Stenning takes us through the structural and cosmetic reinvention an aluminium frame. Despite steel’s revival and carbon fibre now distinctly mainstream; aluminium alloy remains a popular frame material. Excellent performance to weight ratio, ease of mass manufacture coupled with favourable pricing give it lasting appeal. Even repainting isn’t too tricky, so long … Read More

Powder Coated Gold Wheels

Heres a few pics of my wheels when I picked them up from the powder coaters – they were done by Maldon Powder Coating in Essex and I am hugely impressed not only with the end result but with the Five Star Customer Service from these guys who from Val on Reception to Trevor the Boss, couldn’t have been more … Read More

Road Path to Enlightenment

Here’s a mention in my blog. I have been doing a sound byte serial on the Seven Day Cyclist facebook page and the renovation will also feature in a bigger article later this year.

Powder Coated Dash Panel

Powder Coated Dash panel received this morning and only just had chance to unpack. I must say what an excellent job and a faster than expected turn around.   Many thanks, I’ll certainly recommend you.

Propeller Cleaning

Good Morning Trevor First off; thank you for the prompt turn-around. Secondarily; thank you for what looks like in the photos very positive pleasing results.

Powder Coated shoe stands

Thank you again for getting those shoe stands sorted . I also want to say thank yu for the JW Anderson Job yiu completed for us. I have attached pictures of the finished project, Have a lovely day   Kind regards, Jayne Lambourne, 4-interior Ltd.

Another first from Maldon Shot Blasting.

Another first from Maldon Shot Blasting. So many unusual finishes & colours. Kingsport grey with ghost clear finish. We lead with innovative & high quality finishes. Others just follow our lead. And remember our work comes with our five year anti corrosion warranty.. Not the cheapest around but we believe in customer service and quality of work over cheap every … Read More