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Old 06-13-08, 03:00 PM   #1
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Freakbikes that use non-bike stuff in them?

I'm doing a research project: Freakbikes that use equipment that is not from a bike. Some examples would be my Long Chainey or AZ's overkill (tire wheel), Chunk's amphibious quad (squirrel fan), or a bedframe tallbike.

Can you think of any more?
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Old 06-13-08, 03:36 PM   #2
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There was an Austin Craigslist ad a while back for a recumbent that used parts of a shopping cart. And of course, people have combined bicycles and shopping carts, I think there's an instructable on that.

And if you look at the mobile art-type shows, there's all kinds of things that might or might not be considered bicycles that incorporate everything you can imagine.
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Old 06-13-08, 03:42 PM   #3
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oooh, great idea for a thread.

too bad the only ones i can think of all come back to you, payphone.

my favorite, tho, would have to be that tallbike made out of junk, all welded together and looking barely ridable...
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Old 06-13-08, 03:44 PM   #4
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How about that kid that made a bike completely out of wood.
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Old 06-13-08, 08:38 PM   #5
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no one's mentioned steering wheels...
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Old 06-13-08, 11:37 PM   #7
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Hawww Haawww Haawww!!!!!!
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Back in the 70's I used a piece of manure spreader frame to make my first low rider AKA recumbent, after I saw the Ground Hugger in Popular Mechanics magazine.
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i have a spoon as a chaintensioner
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