Ame-sama now presents his new Bike. Made by the Man of Steel from the Philippines, “Ave Maldea”. Ave Maldea is known for his great craftsmanship of Bikes all around the Philippines. Utilizing Hi-Tensile Steel, Chromoly, and Columbian Tubing, He made magic with his work. You’ll be surprised and will certainly ask yourself this, “is this really steel?”. Yes, it is that light.
There are to options on how to get your own Ave Maldea:
1. If you go to his actual workshop, he can custom fit you and create the bike that is comfortable and fits you well but it will take 2-3 months of work.
2. Next, you can go to his distributors. Cycle Culture in San Pedro, Laguna(One Distributor) . Owner is Tots. Very attentive and quick to respond to any inquiry. You can get your ave maldea made but it will be standard sizes. If you go with this route, it will take only a Month tops.
Materials to Choose from:
- Hi Tensile Steel (Cheapest, Heaviest)
- Colombian Tubing (Most Expensive, Lightest)
Ave Maldea Frame
Touring frame (Disc brake ready) – P8500
Internal Cabling – P750
Rack mount on rear – P250
CX Fork OS – P6000
2 Sets of bottle cage holders on fork – P500
Rack mount Holes – P250
Republic Powder Coat sucat, They were the one who did Ame-sama’s Powder coat.
It takes about 5-7 days. Make sure to get the Weather resistant or Outdoor type. Ame-sama Got the Gold color with Topcoat. Topcoat is added protection and easily wipe away dirt and Grime. Total cost: P1500
Crank Brothers Rim (36H) – P850 each
Specialized (36H) Hubs) – P2500
Continental Race King CX Tires 700*35 – P1340 ea
Continental Inner Tube 700*35 – P250 ea
Spokes – P7 ea
Headset – Maxx Zone P450
Spacers – P50 ea
Chain Protector – P300
The Rest were transferred from Ame-sama’s Previous Bike. Here is the List:
Shimano Deore Crank
Speedo – Pedals
Deore Cogs 10s
Deore XT Rd
Here is the Assembled Product:
That’s All Folks!!