Gardena, California

Produced from 1973 - 1976, one of the first production titanium  bikes (along with Flema from Germany and Speedwell of the UK.)

Original patent (Courtesy Craig Nicol)

Updated 10.16.2019


Bicycle Guide article
Click for 6 pages


An informal gathering of serial numbers to determine approximate manufacturing dates.  HERE
Updated 10.8.2019

Teledyne frameset
pictures courtesy Terry Zmrhal 


John Reynolds bike with frame set #00005


Tres' #000232
 Just under 15 pounds (with all 1976 vintage Campy SR Ti parts, Regina titanium c
hain & FW, Hi-E 200g rims, CLB Al cables, first edition Teledyne decal set, etc.).


On display at First Flight Bicycle Shop, Statesville, NC

 Felix Chiu's  #000779
Stefan Karsten's #000834
"...found the frame as NOS... in Belgium"


Bob Freeman's "dialed in" Titan, serial #001615

Bill Robert's second generation Titan


Ron Scarin's 1975 track bike
Marked  "SCARIN2", stolen in 1976 at the Encino Velodrome.
Please contact us if you know where this bike is!


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