55 and 57cm Knobby X are in stock!
10.7.14 - V55 and V57 Knobby X are "in stock" and ready for powder... 2 week lead time for production colors - custom colors available. email or call 530-362-8004 to order yours today!
you can also visit our facebook page for on the hour updates!
Kelly® TakeOff - temporarily out of stock.
10.7.14 - my apologies to those of you who've been on the wait list and those of you that are new to order. we are currently out of stock on takeoff's and are working very hard to be back "in stock". the problem is cost, and trying to keep the cost of manufacturing down so we can keep the overall price around the $50 price range. we're hung up on one certain part - the bent tube extension that connects the mounting ring to the shift lever backing plate... we cant get it for the price we need it to be so we're just biting the bullet and making the tooling to perform that operation "in-house". once that tooling is built its gonna be nose to the grindstone building mounds and mounds of takeoff's.
till then, please bare with us and feel free to join the TakeOff wait list so you can be first in line for the first batches to be finished. all i can say is we're very close...
thanks for your patience -CK
new kelly® world headquarters...
2/2/2014 - thats right - we've found a new home! we're back in good ole Nevada City and busy as ever stocking up on the products you've come to know and love over the past 29 years. we hit the ground running in the new space December 1, 2013 and plan to be "in stock" with all the "ready to powder" production frames and forks, take-off's and a few new Kelly® on the shelf production items such as t-shirts and other soft goods!
frame repair & powder coating - as always, we offer frame repair and refinishing for those of you in need. simply email or call 530-362-8004 for details
daily updates - to keep up on what's happening at the new digs on a daily basis check out the official Kelly® facebook page. give us a "like" and follow us!
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kelly® website factoids...
Industry factoid - what many folks don't know is that in 1995 Kelly® was one of the very first bicycle manufacturing company’s to actually create and host a website. While many were scoffing at the notion or concept of the whole dot com thing we were on the move figuring out a better way to reach "the people" that were actually interested in our goods and services - not just in out local town or country, but to the "whole wide world" on the world wide web. being a small boutique company it was the only way to get the word out without having to rely on a huge advertising budget that we could never afford.
18 years later it is obvious to see that the website thing has paid off and many have followed the trend that was set by companies like ours. However with the changing times and many new web based businesses there are more and more great features and services to be had on the open market, and as we near our 30th year, its time for us to change. After 18 years with our original web host it was clear that the features they offer are not up to date so we have made the move to a new server host.
Report glitches and broken links - for the next few weeks there will be changes to the site and we expect a few broken links and glitches. if you experience any of these glitches please feel free to report them by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
for those of you that stroll the TakeOff instruction pages hoping to find a bit more resolution -- your time has come. the previous pictures have been upsized by at least 100% and are much easier to view. since Kelly Take Off has become a much more popular item over the past few years the plan is to take more detailed pictures of how to install it and post them with higher resolution pop-ups so folks can have much more detailed "how to" info at their fingertips....
back to work...! = )≈
call 530-362-8004 or email to inquire or place an order....
The first three production offerings are the most popular frames and sizes we used to sell through on a constant basis.
- Roshambo geared disc or V-brake (medium)
- EBB One Speed Roshambo disc (medium)
- Knobby X straight stay (V57 sizing)
Once complete, its back to the good ole 2-week lead times for all "in stock" items. We are currently taking spots on the wait list for these items - no deposit required. Call or email to be on the wait list.
One-off production items - We still offer our "one-off" production offering on any production items that are NOT "in stock" with varying lead times, as well as custom frames, forks and complete bikes. Lead times vary. Call for quote. 530.362.8004