The Henri Carrier will take you (and your stuff) as far as Chukhung. It’s more a matter of calves (or hybrid electric assistance) than anything else. It’s slick, beautiful, made to measure, a jewel, with two wheels, made in Paris.
Colombus® tubing in lightened specialty steel
Hand-carved and hand-polished lugs
Traditional hard chrome plating, traditional enameling, selection of 17 colors (upon request).
Hand varnished beechwood mudguards.
Automatic two speed internal gear hub.
Cables coated with hand finished fine vegetable tanned buffalo leather – saddle stitching;
Saddle in hand finished fine vegetable tanned buffalo leather.
Hand finished leather handlebar tape.
Luggage carrier in chrome plated tubing and hand varnished aviation-grade plywood.
Led built-in lighting.
Almost a century spent between Montmartre and the Batignolles, the glorious era. Frederic Jastrzebski, his brother and their spouses are now riding in the footsteps of Léon, the great-grandfather, with the Tamboite bicycles in their minds and hearts. There’s been a renaissance. The frames are designed and made for your own measures – in lightened steel – by Hugo Canivenc, the master-framer, right near the Viaduc des arts.