We design and manufacture high-end custom carbon fiber bicycle frames and components. For over fifteen years, we have specialized in cutting-edge road, track, and time trial bike frames as well as custom components. We pride ourselves on delivering quality products all hand-made in the USA.
You define yourself by your bike. We define you by your potential. Ride Predator.
After three years of intense redesign and testing Predator is ready to launch the new RF20 frame. The design and manufacturing process was celebrated and shared at both the 2018 and 2019 Autodesk University software and networking convention in Las Vegas, NV.
Predator leaves California for Tennessee. Equipped with a brand new shop space, Predator continues product design while lending its hand to consultation in the medical, automotive, and defense industries.
Our design workflow takes a monumental step forward using 3D design and print in conjunction with CNC routing. Additive and subtractive manufacturing unites to create superior function. Custom handlebar, The Major Pilot, is released in Sept. 2016. Within .06mm tolerance, these one-piece bars are molded to maximize strength in handling, weighing in in at <250 grams. Full one-piece bicycle frames projected for 2017 release. Our handlebars are ridden by USA track cyclist Bobby Lea in the Rio Olympics.
We celebrate 10 years of business & a location move to Canoga Park, CA for fabrication. Predator expands beyond bikes with custom design for 3rd party vendors. Clients include Autodesk, Inc. and Action Vehicle.
Robots take over. We use CNC routing & design code for new custom components. The Razorback number holder is redesigned. DIY hits the shelves! We release a fully-equipped at-home repair kit for customers interested in cost-friendly repair options.
for the Race day! "Team Predator Cycling Carbon Repair" cruises into the top rankings with our elite racing team for the '13-'14 season. All ream members ride on repaired frames.
Customers show interest in salvaging frames. We begin to offer carbon repair services in-store and mail-in nationwide. We launch the very first online repair form & photo upload system for mail-in, now a bike industry standard.
Predatorcycling.com unveils its first web store and continually adds new product. We release our first one-piece carbon fiber handlebar system, The Major.
The Abbot, our first production run of 35 aluminum frames are released. Manufacturing becomes our main focus, along with a location move to Santa Monica, CA. We discontinue retail sales and realign with full custom carbon fiber frame builds.
We launch our first store and open our doors in Venice, CA. We serve as a local high-end custom frame builder, parts store, and Bikefit studio.
Predator Cycling, Inc. is founded by 18 year old Aram alongside his mother, Seza. Aram designs and builds from his home.
Predator Cycling currently offers next day shipping for orders placed before 1pm EST Monday-Friday. This offer excludes products that specify a lead time (custom frames and handlebars). If an order is placed on Tuesday 10AM EST, it is guaranteed shipment on Wednesday. If an order is placed on Tuesday 3PM EST, it may ship either Wednesday or Thursday. We try our best to get your orders shipped promptly! (Weekends and Holidays do not apply)
Our fulfillment center ships from Virginia, USA. We utilize shipment pricing algorithms to determine best shipment pricing per order. We ship via UPS, FedEx, and USPS.
USPS First Class: For small packages weighing less than 10 oz, 2-4 business days. *NOTE: USPS does not provide tracking information for First Class shipments. Medium risk of lost or misplaced packages.
USPS Priority Mail: Usually 1-3 business days. Delayed Tracking. Medium risk of lost or misplaced packages. Delivery speed not guaranteed.
UPS Ground: 1-5 business days, depending on distance from fulfillment center in Virginia. Tracking available, customer service assistance, and address changes are possible mid-route.
FedEx Ground: 1-5 business days, depending on distance from fulfillment center in Virginia. Tracking available, customer service assistance.
FedEx Home Delivery: 1 to 5 business days, depending on distance from fulfillment center in Virginia. Residential delivery only up to 70 lbs. Evening and Saturday delivery available per request at checkout. Tracking available, customer service assistance.
FedEx Express Saver -OR- UPS Three Day Select: This provides guaranteed delivery within three business days to destinations within the United States, using air-based shipping methods only. You can't use this for PO boxes or military addresses; you'll need a shipping method that includes USPS options for that.
FedEx Two Day Service -OR- UPS Second Day Air: This provides guaranteed delivery within two business days to destinations within the United States, using air-based shipping methods only. You can't use this for PO boxes or military addresses; you'll need a shipping method that includes USPS options for that.
*Predator Cycling does NOT offer 1 Day or Same Day shipping*
International Deferred (ETA 2-4 weeks): This provides delivery without a guaranteed delivery date to most countries around the world, using a UPU-based carrier method (i.e., international mail). Delivery may take up to 60 business days, but averages 2-4 weeks. A tracking number is provided, but its visibility varies on the destination postal service.
If a package has an issue in customs, or is ever lost in transit, Predator Cycling is not notified, nor is the customer. You will need to realize there’s a delay and contact your courier with your tracking number. Lost item cases can take weeks or months to reconcile
All shipping speeds given are approximate and relate to how long the package delivers once it has been shipped, not how fast the package will be shipped when you make an order.
How much will shipping cost to my country?
Shipping fees are based on the speed you select as well as the weight of the package. You can also use our shipping calculator in the shopping cart before finalizing your order.
Our shipping calculator DOES NOT INCLUDE DUTIES/TAXES. The customer is responsible to pay for all fees related to importing or taxes at the local customs office.