We’ve had our first 2013 spec Nicolai frame delivered, a Helius AC 26″ and it has some great new features. Nicolai have finally updated the head tube on their frames. For 2013, most of the suspension frames and some of the hardtail frames come as standard with the ZS44/56 flared headtube. This makes the bike compatible [...]
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Nicolai have recently released details of their 2013 line up of frames. The details below include frame images, UK prices and technical data for their new and existing frames. Below are some details on the 2013 frames, for more comprehensive information please visit our Nicolai pages in the Custom Build section. Full Suspension Frames Helius [...]
Nicolai Helius AC Custom Build. This build has been a long time coming, others builds have taken priority and although other work tried to get in the way, my new Helius AC is finally finished, I’ve had the frame for 3 months. I pondered various colours but in the end decided to play safe and [...]
Nicolai Helius AC – Raw Finish. Unfortunate circumstances led to this first full build on a Nicolai Helius AC as the owners previous bike was stolen, an all too common occurence these days. We were given an open remit for this bike, it had to be a killer spec, be SRAM equipped and come in [...]
Our most recent build, one which for a number of reasons has taken a long time to come to fruition has finally left Moonglu, a red anodized Nicolai Helius CC equipped with a Rohloff Speedhub, 14 Speed Internal Rear hub. As you can see from the photo, the remit of the build did include a [...]
Some close up pictures from a recent Nicolai frame shipment. This is our first ever Nicolai frame delivery in raw aluminium finish. The lack of paint or anodising really highlights the quality of the frame construction, the welding and machining is exquisite.
This Nicolai Helius AC 2010 left us recently, equipped with a 2011 Fox RP23 Boost Valve shock and DT Swiss EXM150 QR15 forks. Some of the parts were transferred from a previous bike but we fitted a new Hope headset, XT front mech and Thomson Elite seatpost.
Finally I’ve found the time to post some photos of 2 recent deliveries from the Nicolai factory in Germany. First off, our first ever Helius AC to come through the door. With up to 150mm travel, we’ve specced it with a 2011 spec Fox RP23 Boost Valve shock, thanks to Mojo Suspension for their prompt [...]