Testing Wood Frame Stiffness

Many people wonder if wood is strong enough to survive being treated and ridden like any other bicycle  We’ve proven this with lots of real world riding with thousands of miles logged on Connor Wood Bicycles.  We’ve been in races, such as the legendary Leadville 100 mountain bike race in Colorado and are racking up … Continue reading

Expanded FAQs

I’ve had a lot of questions asked about how these bikes work and why I do things the way I do. Come see the new expanded FAQs page. You may be surprised by some of my answers.

Beta Scorcher Shots

Beta Scorcher Shots

I’m still revising the specific components to be used on the first production model, however here are some of the working photos. This shows the bike in it’s “Mountain Scorcher” configuration. Note the long fork and knobby tires. The true “Woody Scorcher” configuration will appear soon sporting a lower, sleeker fork and fast slick balloon … Continue reading

What is a scorcher?

Fast, fun stripped down and simple. A scorcher was the term applied to the bicycle bound hooligans in Denver in the late part of the 19th century. A time when the bicycle was beginning to replace the horse and was ridden freely through streets of Denver. Scorchers today are similar but the term is applied … Continue reading