14 Photos - Mar 11, 2014
Photo: The finished frame in a cool teal with subtle copper logos.Photo: Dave's Ellis will use a 35mm True Temper down tube, a Dedacciai tapered (31.8-28.6) seat tube and a 28.6mm True Temper top tube, sort of a combination of XL and OS tubing.  The rear end and fork are Columbus tubes.Photo: Fork, freshly brazed and piping hot!Photo: Finished chainstays ready to get built into the frame.Photo: Main triangle is mitered and fitted.Photo: Lugs, cleaned and ready to braze.Photo: Finished frame and fork.Photo: The head and seat lugs spot an Ellis teardrop on the points.Photo: A better shot of that teardrop.Photo: Down tube lug.Photo: XL diameter BB with 35mm down tube and 31.8mm seat tube that tapers to 28.6mm at the top.Photo: Ellis dropouts with rack and fender mounts.Photo: Fastback seat cluster and stainless rack mounts on the stays.Photo: The brake bridge features a stainless face for the brake mount and a stainless fender mount as well.