The King of the Bottle Cage

25
Mar
2011

There’s one video clip that I never got around to posting from the 2011 North American Handmade Bicycle Show held in Austin earlier this year.  Ron, from King Cage had a simple little display…but this dude caused quite the stir.

Ron started King Cage in 1991 and began making bottle cages out of Titanium and Stainless Steel in 1996.  What’s the advantages of these types of material for cages?  Well, they are 28 grams and 48 grams, respectively…and they won’t mark up your bottles.  He can also make custom cages, so any of you wanting to get one of those flask holders like that in the Watson Cycles post I did, can now get one of your own.

Here’s a look at Ron’s simple, yet effective process:

To find out more, or order a King Cage for yourself, head over to his site at: www.kingcage.com.

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