A product design firm and durable goods production and logistics outfit, AARN is the diversified activity of Aaron Panone, self-producing designer and engineer. House brands include: AARN (custom product), AARN EYEWEAR (handmade acetate eyewear design and manufacturing), and AARN TRANSMISSION (bicycle parts design and production).
Conceptual and detailed design for a unique custom track bicycle dropout for bicycle manufacturer, Icarus Frames. Originally made from 4130 steel with brazed-inset naval brass faceplates, the dropouts are more recently installed with stainless faceplates. Available on select models from Icarus Frames.
[Photos: John Watson: Images 1, 5,6, and 7]