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Bicycle Quarterly Back Issues

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  • Past Year of Bicycle Quarterly (4 Issues)

    $34.00

    Catch up on the great adventures, the technical articles and the historical features that make Bicycle Quarterly special!

    This special 4-pack of magazines covers the past year of Bicycle Quarterly, not including the current issue.

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  • The 50 First Bicycle Quarterlies

    $350.00

    Complete your collection of Bicycle Quarterly back issues with this set: 2,886 pages of reading enjoyment from the very first issue (Summer 2002) through BQ 53 (Autumn 2015). Excludes out of print issues BQ 18 (Winter 2006), BQ 12 (Summer 2005) and BQ 13 (Autumn 2005).

  • 4-Pack Bicycle Quarterly Back Issues

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    We’ve assembled these 4-packs of Bicycle Quarterly back issues for those interested in reading up on a particular topic. Of course, each issue includes many other interesting articles as well to give you many hours of reading enjoyment.

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  • CURRENT ISSUE - BQ 59 (Spring 2017)

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    No. 59
    Spring 2017

    Around Mt. Baker in One Day
    Restoring a 1946 René Herse
    Easter Ride in the Mexican Cordillera
    A Visit to Schmidt Maschinenbau
    Bike Test: Open U.P.
    First Rides: Rossman 650B Randonneur and Specialized Sequoia
    Project: A Detachable Lower Front Fender
    Daniel Provot, 1934-2017

  • BQ 58 (Winter 2016)

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    No. 58
    Winter 2016

    Otaki 100 km Mountain Bike Race
    Moots Routt to Bon Jon Pass and back
    Riding the Mule to the 2016 BQ Un-Meeting
    Are Wider Tires Slower on Smooth Roads?
    Performance is Important for Slow Riders, too!
    Visiting the Panaracer Factory
    The Love of Cycling (France 1950s)
    Peninsula Cyclotouring

     

  • BQ 57 (Autumn 2016)

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    No. 57
    Autumn 2016

    Autumn Cyclotouring in Japan
    Rebirth of the French Technical Trials
    1951 René Herse Randonneuse
    John Fletcher and His 1937 Urago
    A Mid-Winter Odyssey from San Diego to Florida
    Bike Test: Litespeed T5g Gravel Bike
    The Speed of Enduro Allroad Bikes
    Cornering with Confidence

     

  • BQ 56 (Summer 2016)

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    No. 56
    Summer 2016

    High Road to Mexico City: Paso de Cortés
    Morning Ride Across Mexico City
    Suntour
    Tokyo College of Cycle Design
    Two Cyclotouring Trips to Hokkaido
    1928 R.P.F. Tourisme Luxe
    Bike Test: Firefly Enduro Allroad
    Hahn’s Ex-Bontrager: Converting a Mountain Bike into an Enduro Allroad Machine
    Chainline

  • BQ 55 (Spring 2016)

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    No. 55
    Exploration and Discovery
    Eroica California
    Four Days of Cascade Cyclotouring
    Cyclotouring Is About Discovery
    The Tour Cyclotouriste du Mont Blanc 1957
    Return to the Roads of my Youth
    Visiting Three of Japan’s Amazing Collections
    Haiku Poets Flèche
    Bike Test: MAP Urban Randonneur
    First Ride: Giant TCR Advance
    Test Update: Specialized Diverge Carbon Di2
    Rim Widths for Wide Tires

  • BQ 54 (Winter 2015)

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    No. 54

    Riding with Friends

    Fatbiking to the Magic Bus
    The Race to the Butter (Procuring food in occupied France)
    Paris-Brest-Loudéac…and Loudéac-Paris
    Jean Hoffmann: Randonneur to Racer and Back
    The 2015 Bicycle Quarterly Un-Meeting
    The Old Road to Houshi Onsen (cyclotouring during a typhoon)
    First Ride: Islabikes Beinn 26
    Bike Test: Elephant National Forest Explorer
    How to Make a Rinko Bike
    Low-Rider Rack Design
    Metal Fender Installation Tips

  • BQ 53 (Autumn 2015)

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    No. 53

    The New and the Classic

    • Specialized Diverge Carbon Di2 Test: Performance, Gravel, Commuting, Loaded Touring
    • Japanese Builder C. S. Hirose
    • Hirose Mini-Velo
    • Small Rider, Small Hirose Bike
    • Jobst Brandt, 1935-2015
    • French Cyclotouring: Provot Photo Albums
    • New-Old-Stock ALAN Cyclocross bike
    • Disk Brakes: A Mature Technology?
    • Specialized Flux Lights
    • Rivet Saddle
  • BQ 52 (Summer 2015)

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    No. 52

    Discoveries

    • Searching mountain goats on Mount Rainier
    • Racing in Communist East Germany
    • Riding at night
    • The Urban Bike after 7 years
    • First Ride: Lynskey Urbanskey titanium 650B commuter
    • Visit to Toei, Japanese constructeur
    • Test: Breadwinner B-Road on the road to Monte Cristo
  • BQ 51 (Spring 2015)

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    No. 51

    Exploring the Future of Real-World Bicycles

    • Jeff Jones 29er: an unconventional titanium mountain bike
    • Testing a new frame configuration
    • Touring Hokkaido (Japan)
    • The Nihon Alps Super Randonnée 600
    • Enduro Allroad Bike
    • Making prototype tires
    • First Ride: Soma Wolverine
  • BQ 50 (Winter 2014)

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    No. 50

    50th Issue!

    First Paris-Brest-Paris in 1891
    Mauna Kea on a 90% bike
    11 memorable test bikes
    Cycling in the Land of the Gods (India)
    Visit to Nitto, maker of handlebars and racks
    Test: J. P. Weigle 650B Randonneuse

  • BQ 49 (Autumn 2014)

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    Vol. 13, No. 1
    Oregon Outback

    The quest for the perfect gravel bike (Oregon Outback)
    Bike-packing the Oregon Outback
    Visit to Honjo, maker of fenders
    The dangers of fenders
    First Ride: Toussaint Velo Routier
    Test: Ritchey Swiss Cross

  • BQ 48 (Summer 2014)

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    Vol. 12, No. 4

    Japan Special

    • Chasing Cherry Blossoms over Mountain Passes (Japan)
    • Visits to Iribe and Level, builders of Keirin frames
    • Tullio Campagnolo: the true story
    • Rinko: packing a bike for travel
    • First Ride: Lynskey Ti 650B
    • First Ride: Grand Bois Easy Rinko 700
    • Test: Bilenky Ti Tandem
  • BQ 47 (Spring 2014)

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    Vol. 12, No. 3
    Secret Pass Adventure, Women in Randonneuring

    Test: MAP S&P Randonneur, finding secret passes
    First Ride: Soma Grand Randonneur
    Women in randonneuring (1920s – 1970s)
    Camille Daudon Randonneuse
    What makes a tire fast?
    Optimizing tire tread

  • BQ 46 (Winter 2013)

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    Vol. 12, No. 2
    Cyclocross

    Racing a classic Alan cyclocross bike
    Test: Islabike Luath 700, a cyclocross bike for kids
    Getting started in cyclocross
    A German’s ride over Babyshoe Pass
    Raid Pyrénéen 2.0
    Test: LED headlights

  • BQ 45 (Autumn 2013)

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    Vol. 12, No. 1

    Super Randonnée 600, Poly de Chanteloup

    Test: Calfee 650B Adventure over 8 mountain passes
    Poly de Chanteloup hillclimb race history
    A lap with Lyli Herse
    Make a mudflap
    Test: TRP HY/RD disc brake
    Retrofriction and Power Shift explained

  • BQ 44 (Summer 2013)

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    Vol. 11, No. 4
    Marcadier, Mexico

    André Marcadier: from aluminum bicycles to race cars
    Cycling in Mexico City
    Hub gears, downtube and bar-end shifters
    How rims work
    Test: Volagi Liscio
    Test: Volagi Viaje

  • BQ 43 (Spring 2013)

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    Vol. 11, No. 3
    Tire Performance

    Tire performance on smooth roads
    Tire pressure and rolling resistance
    Clinchers vs. tubulars
    Tire tread: what does it do?
    FMB visit
    Two-day dash to the Yorkshire Coast
    Test: Coast Randonneur