The Daily Bike, January 23, 2013

The Daily Bike, January 23, 2013

Using deer antlers as handlebars is, of course, a terrible idea, but if you’re going to do it, do it


daily bike antlers 660Using deer antlers as handlebars is, of course, a terrible idea, but if you’re going to do it, do it with style. Brooklyn design student Taylor Simpson was inspired by a road trip to Kentucky, which to a Brooklyn design student must seem as exotic as colonial Africa, where he came upon a man selling “genuine” deer antlers. And Moniker Cycle Horns were born.

Antler bars are a sub-genre of wacky bicycle cockpits, which are an artform unto their own. If this is something you’d like to explore, check out Bike Snob NYC’s zany cockpit contest.

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Steve Casimiro is the editor of Adventure Journal.
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  • matty
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    Seems like a good way to impale yourself or someone you love.

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