Handbuilt since 1973

40th Anniversary

Category Archives: Stories

My Davidson: “Silver”

I have had a great year with my Davidson: “Silver”, I call her! She is one smooth ride, and we have been all about the Northwest together since I picked her up last May. Two highlights. First, riding RSVP with … Continue reading

My Davidson: “The Most Comfortable Bike”

The trip to Arizona was shortly after I picked up my new bike in the fall. I go there a lot to ride when the weather is not so good here in Seattle. My best friend Chris lives west of … Continue reading

Riding up to the Haleakala Crater

Bill, The bikes were amazing.  We successfully rode up to the Haleakala Crater and we also rode the West Maui loop. It was fantastic! Corinne

A Letter from Kwaj

Hi Bill, You helped me retrofit my Davidson Impulse a while ago and I just wanted to drop you a line and let you know that it’s still rolling.  I did two rides on it recently- a triathalon (42K in … Continue reading

My Davidson is lively!

Palisades is at the 7925  level of Mt Lemmon, Az. My Davidson is lively, it fits perfectly and I haven’t ridden my prior bike since I brought this bike home.  It climbs great and descends s…olidly. I love the bike. … Continue reading

All weather Davidson

Davidson Bicycle made a customized, titanium, road bike for me three years ago. It is so perfect for me, that it’s hard for me to enjoy riding any other bike. However, I don’t like to ride it in the rain … Continue reading

Davidson in San Antonio

I’ve been riding the bike locally in San Antonio and in the Hill country. The fit is perfect and I can spend extended time on it without discomfort. The handling is superb and bike climbs beautifully. The S&S couplers are … Continue reading

A riding bike for the next few years

“Dad, what makes this bike ride the way it does?” my daughter asked after riding my new Davidson bicycle fifteen miles on the Marine Drive Trail along the Columbia River. “It smooths out the rough patches on the road.” I … Continue reading

Davidson in France

Hi Bill, The bike worked out great and we had a super time.  Here she is being blessed by a saint at a chateau in the Vercors. Dave F.  

My Davidson Tandem: “A beautiful machine”

Bob, It works! After a very tough group ride on Saturday, I finally had a chance to ride the tandem with Niki on Sunday morning. After a few minutes to get accustomed to a different groupo, and  a couple of … Continue reading