FAQ: Steel vs. Aluminium

One of the most commonly asked questions we get is “Why do you build Steel and not Aluminium frames?”


There are many reasons why steel and not aluminium, and we will try to explain from our side. Warning: This might be more technical than you expect.

The very first and most important reason is the technology required to work with steel alloys comes from very cheap all the way to highly expensive and sophisticated. The technology to work with aluminium starts at everything but cheap. Once you go touring and ride far away from where you can get everything by...

Recumbent Cycle-Con Trade Show & Convention

Recumbent Cycle-Con Trade Show & Convention

For the first time ever in the U.S., Steintrikes will be exhibiting at the 2021 Recumbent Cycle-Con! Steintrikes' new U.S. distributor, Janet Buckwalter, will have a booth full of full-suspension Steintirkes on display, and available for rides in the show's Outdoor Demo Riding Arenas. The lineup includes the Wild One Fat, the Wild One Narrow Track, the Wild One 20"/20" and the Wild One 20"/26". Buckwalter's company,