Fat bike and low-voc parts washer:
Owner Greg Steele is reaching out to niches by being open on Sundays and promoting brands such as Boo:
Thousand dollar truing stand:
After an introduction from Rolling Hall, I was curious to go across the street to the 15th Street Gallery, where Steve Smock, wrench turner at Real
The background collage/tech manual detail is amazing, too:
While I appreciate these works for their precision, attention to the mechanical and their expression of utility, I can also Imagine that some folks have a more Rothko approach searching for meaning in that which is abstract and unfamiliar. Consider it an opportunity to take someone out, without a strong fondness for components (maybe sitting across the table from you), and see what your takeaways on the art are.