August 2017

The Jones Plus SWB is Coming!

By |August 15th, 2017|

For many years, Jeff had one geometry—in many frame design configurations—which has come to be known as the Jones 29 geometry (check out this article for further reading).  Based around a short wheelbase design, rigid-specific design, and the new (when it was introduced) 29 x 2.4″ tires, it’s a geometry that even over a […]

June 2017

Builds that just left the stand

By |June 16th, 2017|

As usual, more builds means less time to talk about them, but there have been a lot of great builds happening lately!  We’ve also been wanting to make purchasing a complete bike easier, and because we have a few builds that Jeff recommends most of the time because he knows that they work really […]

May 2017

Aquaholic gets a new Jones!

By |May 9th, 2017|

Steve was one of Jeff’s early customers, and he recently bought a titanium Jones Plus 148 rolling chassis.  He sent us some photos of his rides on the new bike, and seeing them made Jeff remember the fairly encyclopedic MTBR thread that Steve kept up about his first Jones experience.  If you’re not familiar with […]

March 2017

Introducing the Jones SG Loop H-Bar!

By |March 15th, 2017|

Over the years, we’ve heard from riders that they would like a less-expensive way to get the comfort and utility of the Jones Loop H-Bar. Now that wish has been answered with the new Jones SG Loop H-Bar!

The new Jones SG Loop H-Bar uses the same great design as our standard Loop H-Bar, but […]

Jones Bikes in Singletrack Magazine

By |March 6th, 2017|

Singletrack Magazine, recently published a review of the Jones Plus (issue #111), so get yourself a copy and check it out!

Seeing how reviewers all over the world respond to the Jones Plus is always intriguing for us, and this review is no exception.  It’s a fun read, and we’d recommend looking for it!

The one thing […]

A new production run, a new color….

By |March 3rd, 2017|

We’re running low on the Steel Jones Plus 148 TA framesets, so we have another production run in the works.  Each time we do a new production run, we choose a new color (in addition to black), and now we have a sample of the one that’s coming up next!  Our production runs are […]

February 2017

The Jones Truss fork Packs are here!

By |February 10th, 2017|

 

Over the years, Jeff has had various packs made to fit the Truss Fork’s rack-like structure, and for the last few of those years, he’s been working toward a new design.  For some background, check out this blog post about an early experiment with using the Truss Fork as a rack, this blog post […]

Recent builds: fenders and generator hubs on the Jones 148!

By |February 7th, 2017|

We’ve had some builds in recent months that have really showcased the versatility that’s possible with a Jones Plus, and it only seemed appropriate to make a post about a couple of them that really stand out.

The first is 23″ Spaceframe Plus 148 that we built for George.  He said he wanted a bike […]

January 2017

Great builds from Europe

By |January 13th, 2017|

We build a lot of Jones Plus bikes here at the shop, but it’s always great to see how others build the bikes.  We’ve seen a couple of builds from two of our international dealers that look really nice, and we wanted to let everyone know about them!  If you’re in Europe, these dealers […]

Jones Plus in Cycling Plus!

By |January 10th, 2017|

Cycling Plus in the UK recently put out an article that compared three “adventure bikes”, of which the Jones Plus was one very different player!  It’s always fun for us to see what riders from different backgrounds say about Jeff’s bikes, and this article is no exception.  The Jones Plus is a little bit […]