The bicycle industry operates on an economy of large-scale. This generally, at least in terms of economics, benefits most bicycle buyers. For relatively small sums, people can purchase reliable and comfortable bikes. Unfortunately, this scale requires that bicycles are built-in a several sizes fit most model, a tyranny of the majority that does not consider […]
13th of July 2015
Giant OCR 3 Road Bike 50cm @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update
A quick and light road bike reconditioned and ready for the miles. Aluminum frame with carbon fork, wide-geared drivetrain to tackle the hills. 50cm – fits 5’2 – 5’5. $550
11th of July 2015
Univega Viva Sport Single Speed 68cm!!! @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bicycle Update
Here at Pedal Revolution we like to joke around and say we “play to the margins.” In this context we’re referring to those very special hominids who fall outside (sometimes far outside) the bell curve of human height. To keep costs down and standardize production, most bicycle companies don’t invest all that much in designing bikes […]
10th of July 2015
Cannondale M400 Mountain Bike/Street Bike 16" @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update.
Cannondale M400 mountain bike. New fork, shifters, wheels, and drivetrain on this great little bike. Ready for everyday street stomping or fun on the trails. The lightweight Cannondale frame makes this a bike a blast to toss around. Made in the USA. 16″ fits 5’1 – 5’5. $450. SOLD
7th of July 2015
Omino Small Japanese Racing Bike @ Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update
After laboring to google “Omino Impact Attack” I (Joel) was unable to come up with much information on this awesome little lightweight bike. There was one website that, based on the photos, seems to be affiliated with the brand but the website is 99.9% in Japanese. Perhaps someone reading this can help translate (the google […]
2nd of July 2015
'MERICA! A Slightly Patriotic Specialized Rockhopper! @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Used Bike Update
Just in time for Independence Day, this patriotic little number just hit the floor at Pedal Revolution. A refurbished Specialized Rockhopper with timely red, white, and blue accents. Perfect for the July 4th parade or your general run-of-the-mill enthusiastically patriotic commute to work. – Update: SOLD (ALSO! Works for patriotic Frenchies, FYI). Vive la France! Sacre Bleu! […]
1st of July 2015
Cannondale C300 16″ Step-through commuter bike @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Used Bike Update
Cannondale C300 16″ Step-through commuter bike. A great, affordably priced Cannondale hybrid built in the US. Cannondale’s are known for being lightweight and this one is no exception. Geared to take on any hill you want to throw at it this upright positioned commuter bike will make a fine new partner for some lucky person […]
30th of June 2015
Custom rebuilt 17" Specialized Stumpjumper with Sparkle powdercoat @Pedal Revolution Custom Used Bikes Update
Custom rebuilt Specialized Stumpjumper with Sparkle powdercoat. This beauty began it’s life as a high-end mountain bike but after a creative makeover from Pedal Revolution it’s transitioned into a great city bike. A mix of high end Shimano components matched to Panaracer Pasela touring tires, Soma Sutro stem and and Ahearne Map bar for a […]
26th of June 2015
Double Mint Green Specialized Rockhopper @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bicycle Update
For those looking for utilitarian all-around transportation, we’ve got this unique and very smooth-riding Rockhopper ready to take you on most any adventure. My experience and a little digging on the internet suggests that the frame dates from the mid to late 1980’s. Without putting overtime hours doing more detective work I’d say it’s a 1986. In […]
25th of June 2015
Robin Hood 3-Speed @ Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update
1969 Robin Hood 3-Speed Step-Through – $350 SOLD! In the year 2008, I (Joel) began my career as a bicycle mechanic. 7 years ago this month actually. I worked at Broadway Bicycle School in Cambridge, MA. This shop serviced many old British 3-Speed bikes. It was actually kind of a specialty of the shop. I […]
19th of June 2015
1970 Chicago Built Schwinn "Racer" 57cm Perfect condition @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update
1970 Chicago built Schwinn “Racer”. This bike is in pristine condition with newly replaced tires, brake pads, cables/housing, chain, and pedals. For Schwinn fans out there, this is a real gem. 57cm fits 5’8″ – 5’11” SOLD!
18th of June 2015
Bianchi "Neon Eggplant" Advantage Commuter Bike @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update
Bianchi Advantage “Neon Eggplant” commuter bike. A great quick and lightweight hybrid bike rebuilt and ready for daily use. If you dig purple, come and ride this luminous creature. 16″ fits 5’2″ -5’6″ $650. SOLD!
16th of June 2015
Panasonic Safari Single Speed 57cm @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update
Panasonic Safari Single Speed. Great simple and quick rebuilt single speed. 57cm fits 5’10 – 6’1″ $425 SOLD!!
Norco Dealer Trip to Downieville with Pedal Revolution
The last weekend in May, some of the Pedal Revolution staff members were able to attend a Norco Bike sponsored trip to Downieville (CA) for two days of mountain biking and two nights of camping in the Sierras. Shuttles up to the top of Packer Saddle were provided by Downieville Outfitters. The other shops in the […]
15th of June 2015
Trek 730 Hybrid Step-Through 17" @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update
Trek 730 Step-though Hybrid bike. A great lightweight commuter bike perfect for daily riding. 17″ $400. SOLD!
14th of June 2015
Sekai "Solid Gold" Town and City Bike @Pedal Revolution Custom Used Bike Update
Sekai Townie Conversion. Japanese built lugged steel Sekai road frame got the Pedal Rev touch and was transformed into a classy more upright riding town and city bike. Full parts rebuild on this great pale gold frame set. Very light and quick for a tall bike. 62cm – fits 6’0″ – 6’3″ $695 SOLD!
13th of June 2015
"Blue Velvet" Custom 50cm Mixte @ Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bicycle Update
The paint on this beautiful mixte has some sparkle to it as well, but also a nice velvety quality. And it doesn’t matter if you prefer the Bobby Vinton version or maybe the new one by Lana Del Rey….. In all seriousness this style of bike is one of our favorites here at Pedal Revolution. […]
11th of June 2015
Pedal Revolution is Seeking a F/T Bicycle Mechanic!
Pedal Rev has an opening for a full-time bike mechanic! Candidates must possess prior bike shop experience, excellent diagnostic and mechanical service skills and enthusiastic customer service and sales abilities. Experience working with young adults is a plus. Check out the job description and check out our website to find out about our unique and diverse […]
Pedal Revolution San Francisco nonprofit bicycle shop is looking for a part-time salesperson to join our team.
Pedal Revolution San Francisco nonprofit bicycle shop is looking for a part-time salesperson to join our team. Skills and requirements: – Knowledge and experience with differing styles of bicycles, bicycle parts, bicycle fitting is required – Excellent customer service skills – Strong salesmanship skills -Friendly and outgoing attitude -Inventory management, organization, restocking – Able to […]
7th of June 2015
Specialized Hardrock Commuter Conversion 18" @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update
Specialized Hardrock commuter conversion. A total rebuild on this sweet purple fade frame. All new components in the build make for a reliable and comfortable daily rider. 20″ – Fits 5’10”- 6’1″ $475 SOLD!