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Foresta Frames:

My name is Craig Forest Ryan, and I am Foresta Frames. I build lugged steel road frames with classic design elements. I use only the highest quality materials available, and as a one man shop I design, build, and paint all of my own work within my shop in Noblesville Indiana. As a “New Builder” I enjoy time in my shop, and find it compliments my 23 years of experience as a high school Visual Arts teacher. As I begin my 5th year of framebuilding, the Foresta “style” has emerged, and I present it to you at NAHBS 2011 as a “New Builder.” I currently offer three distinct models of road bikes, the 359, Jake Brake, and Chicago. Look for me at the show, talk to me, get to know me. I hope you enjoy my work.

2011 Bikes:
359 Foresta w/FMB 25′s:

Foresta Frames 2011 NAHBS Show Bike. A model 359 steel lugged road bicycle with Campagnolo Record 11. Signature Foresta Green Pearl color, with brushed stainless crown. FMB Paris Roubaix tubulars, mounted on Mavic Reflex rims and Alchemy Orca/Elf hubs. Ritchey cockpit, Sella Italia SLR Gelflow saddle.

Blue Pearl 359 w/white trim:

A soft blue pearl with white trim. Fresh out of the paint booth.

359 Road Frame:
“Jake Brake”:

“Jake Brake” – A go anywhere fast road bike with clearance for 27mm tires and fenders.