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    Lyen lyen's Avatar
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    Chinese Wooden Bicycle

    The wooden bicycle has been used for hundred of years in China. The only replacement parts are the tires and the crank. Very environmental friendly.
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    Hundreds of years? Damn, they invented the chain before we did?

    Nice bike though. Looks... chunky!

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    They use a steering wheel? Interesting.

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    It would make a great scraper bike. Maybe start out with some wheels from an old circus wagon.

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    Pedaled too far. Artkansas's Avatar
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    There were some interesting pics on that page. http://blog.sina.com.cn/hyp3388

    This was impressive....



    This page below had a copy of the OPs pic plus some other interesting wooden bikes.

    http://prabhamohan.blogspot.com/2007...ood-bikes.html
    "He who serves all, best serves himself" Jack London

    Quote Originally Posted by Bjforrestal View Post
    I don't care if you are on a unicycle, as long as you're not using a motor to get places you get props from me. We're here to support each other. Share ideas, and motivate one another to actually keep doing it.

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