AARON PANONE IS A DESIGNER AND ENGINEER specializing in mechanical design and creative solutions. Aaron is big on quality, local, and small. All of his products are proudly manufactured in the USA. This site contains select featured works.
Aaron is a co-founder and member of Fringe in Somerville, Massachusetts.
A simple flat pattern sheetmetal chainguard design that can be adapted to a variety of different bicycle geometries. Milled from aluminum sheet stock and formed by hand. First appeared on the 2011 Geekhouse Bikes Oregon Manifest entry. Shown here on a 2012 NAHBS bike. Available on select models from Geekhouse Bikes.
[Photos: Heather McGrath: 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5, Cielo flickr: 6]