Entries by John Caletti

Ride: Carmel Valley and River Road loop

Today the Tour Of California races from King City to the Laguna Seca Raceway by way of Carmel Valley Road. This past weekend we rode a favorite loop of ours that covers some of the same ground, traveling down the Salinas Valley on River Road, through the river valley of Arroyo Seco and Carmel Valley […]

1% For the Planet giving

Caletti Cycles is a member of 1% For The Planet, a global network of businesses, nonprofits and individuals working together for a healthy planet. This means we give at least 1% of our sales to nonprofit partners working to protect, preserve and restore the environment. This is important, maybe now more than ever. As we […]

The magic of paint and powdercoat!

It’s always super exciting to get frames back from finishing and see the reveal of the shiny colors under the bubble wrap. It’s a special moment around here that I wanted to share a bit of with you all, so I put together a little video about it. This was inspired by a customer, Zach. […]

Building Jon’s Adventure Road Bike

I thought I’d share some of the details of an interesting bike I just had the pleasure to build. It’s for a tall guy, tall enough that I was getting up to the some of the limits of available tubing and approaching the top of the range of some of my frame fixture adjustments. Seven […]

A visit to Paul Component Engineering

I was in Chico last week for “Paul Camp” – a press event to introduce the latest and greatest from Paul Component Engineering, and to do so with the aid of some sweet custom bikes from a selection of builders. I was stoked to be a part of this event. It was great to get […]