2015 Ex-Demo Ranger

Re-Homing A Ranger

That’s right folks, the time has come! We’re selling our first ever demo bike, a 650B Ranger, now that it’s done a full lap of MTB media, test rides, blasts round our local trails, a rip around Cwmcarn, […]

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BTR Fabrications Demo Ranger Bike

Progression

Another huge step for BTR this week; we now sell complete bikes! BTR-fabrications.com has been under the knife a fair bit recently with all sorts of upgrades, tweaks, features and content being added.  Chief among the upgrades is […]

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BTR Fabrications Alignment Table Machining

January Jig

I guess we’ve appeared a bit quiet so far this year, but the truth is we’ve been anything but quiet! The major excitement has been the arrival of our newest tool, and all the work we’ve done to […]

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BTR Fabrications Ranger #084 650B Frame

Daft Graft

‘What am I doing??’ is a question which runs through my head on a daily basis.  It’s not ‘I don’t know how to design/build bikes’- I like to think that Burf and I have got that down to […]

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BTR Ranger 650B Demo Bike

Travellers

‘Does that take 160mm forks?’ ‘Is that 160mm travel?’ ‘Can I fit 160mm forks?’  These are questions that we hear/read at BTR almost daily, and you know what?  No; no it doesn’t/no it isn’t/no you can’t. Let me […]

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2014 Pinner 650

Pinner available now!

Pinner available to order NOW! The Pinner is our go anywhere, do anything full suspension bike.  It features an enduro-style geometry, trail bike travel and downhill bike strength for a unique, reliable and inspiring ride.  £2500, including Cane Creek DBair […]

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Financial Times

Moving to our new workshop in Frome has been a pretty big step for BTR. We have both have held down jobs and worked in The Shed in the evenings and weekends until now. We had minimal overheads […]

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Busy-ness!

Its a BUSY week in the BTR Shed.  Buzzing about all the building thats going on! Got laser cut parts for a couple of projects in- all looking good!  Really happy with how these horizontal dropouts are coming […]

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Jiggy!

So heres a rather massive clue to whats going on behind the scenes.  Not got much to say about this, other than Im pretty proud of it! It definitely features some of my best and worst welding (and […]

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Shedlife

It seems like ages since Ive written anything here…I guess that because it has been ages…oh well!  Better late than never, right?  Here goes… We’ve been rather quiet over the past few weeks on Facebook and Twitter.  Not […]

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The BTR Belter

Sixty One Degrees

A hardtail with a 61degree head angle??  Thats nuts! This is something we hear fairly often when asked about the Belter‘s geometry, but it isn’t really nuts, and here’s why: It’s standard fare nowadays for full suspension downhill […]

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