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UK Recumbent Dealers
Recumbent Publications
Generally Useful Sites

Take Me To Your Dealer - click the bike. Or the Crocogator. Or whatever...
Bikefix logo Bikefix
48 Lamb's Conduit Street
London WC1N 3LJ
tel: +44 (0) 207 405 1218
fax: +44 (0) 207 242 6931
Westcountry Recumbents Westcountry Recumbents
2 Main Street 
East Yorkshire
HU15 1RJ
tel:  +44 (0)870 7401227
fax: +44 (0)7050 695561
Futurecycles logo FutureCycles
Friends Yard
Forest Row
East Sussex
RH18 5EE
tel: +44 (0) 1342 822847
fax: +44 (0) 1342 826726
Kinetics logo Kinetics
54 Switchback Road
G61 1AE
tel: +44 (0) 141 942 2552
fax: +44 (0) 141 942 2552
London Recumbents
Ranger's Yard
Dulwich Park
SE21 7BQ
tel: +44 (0) 208 299 6636
Life Cycle
The Tile House
Preston Park
Preston Road
tel: +44 (0) 1273 542425
Madgetts logo Madgetts Cycles
8 Shelfanger Road
IP22 4EH
tel: +44 (0) 1379 650419
fax: +44 (0) 1379 642735

Recumbent, HPV And Generally Strange Cycling Publications
RCN logo Recumbent Cyclist News
UK subscriptions from FutureCycles
'bent Rider Online logo 'Bent Rider Online
Velovision logo Velo Vision

Generally Handy Sites
Heaven.  I'm In Heaven... HPV Heaven is Geoff Bird's new venture, with a variety of recumbent-specific bits and bobs. It is, as Big Ron would say, Early Doors Yet for the business but the number of bits is growing all the time.
Cycle Promotions logo Cycle Promotions run a series of one-day sales of components, accessories and clothing, at venues all over the UK. If the prices of the sample products on their web site are anything to go by, this could be a good place to kit out your machine.
RS logo RS Components

"Great for hard to find mechanical components as well as electrical stuff."
- Geoff Bird
"Good for nuts and bolts as well!"
- Dave Larrington

Screwfix logo Screwfix Direct, FREEPOST, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8BF
tel: 0500 41 41 41 (UK only)
fax: 0800 056 22 56 (UK only)

Nuts 'n' bolts, tools, electrical bits, etc. Paul Davies says they're very good. So do I.

Goodfellow logo Goodfellow, Cambridge Science Park, Cambridge, CB4 4DJ
tel: +44 (0)1223 568068
fax: +44 (0)1223 420639

Stuff you never knew you needed. Polycarbonate in thicknesses down to 0.002 mm (at a price)

Polyfibre logo Polyfibre, 18 Wainwright St, Birmingham, West Midlands, B6 5TJ
tel: +44 (0)121 327 5354

Composites - glass, carbon, Kevlar - and everything that goes with it. Take plastic money and will deliver

$himano logo The Big S - European site. Details of all their multifarious components are to be found here.
Magura logo Hope, Hope Mill, Skipton Road, Barnoldswick, Lancashire,  United Kingdom, BB18 6EN
tel: +44 (0) 1282 851200
fax: +44 (0) 1282 851201

Manuals available for their discs brakes, which are this: excellent.

Magura logo Magura GmbH & Co, Postfach 1180, D-72562 Bad Urach, Germany
tel: +49 (0)7125 153 200
fax: +49 (0)7125 153 245

Has the Magura brake workshop manual buried in there somewhere. Link is to English version of site.


The GripShift people, who now also make The Components Formerly Known As Sachs. Site includes technical manuals. Which is nice.

Rohloff logo Rohloff GmbH, Mönchebergstr. 30, 34125 Kassel, Germany
tel: +49 (0)561 875615
fax: +49 (0)561 875338

Manufacturers of the single most covetable cycle component on the surface of the planet - the 500/14 Speedhub. Link is to English version of site.

Schlumpf logo F. Schlumpf Ing., Dorfstr. 10, CH-7324 Vilters, Switzerland
tel: +41 (0) 81 723 80 09
fax: +41 (0) 81 723 83 64

Manufacturer of the ingenious Mountain Drive - 2-speed bottom-bracket gearbox. Link to English version of site.

Harris Cyclery logo Harris Cyclery

Home of the famous, nay legendary, Sheldon Brown. More useful advice about bicycles and their components than just about anywhere else on the Web.

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