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Old 07-14-09, 12:59 AM   #1
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Reverse Steering Bikes

Hello everyone

We are setting up a bike project in London.

We are looking to buy about three reverse steering bikes.

Does anyone know where we could get them from?

Thanks

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Old 07-14-09, 02:31 AM   #2
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I think there's a group near Santa Cruz, California, that makes freak bikes and has at least one reverse steering bike.

Sorry, that's all I know. I don't remember the name of the group.
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We are looking to buy about three reverse steering bikes.
So ... why?
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So ... why?
Dyslexic steerers maybe?

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I think there's a group near Santa Cruz, California, that makes freak bikes and has at least one reverse steering bike.

Sorry, that's all I know. I don't remember the name of the group.
probably Cyclecide out of San Francisco
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OK, that's kinda cool. And the price is right. If he were in Austin, I'd buy it. And then try to learn to ride it and probably never succeed. Then eventually give it to somebody more coordinated than me.

Actually, I'd try to get it for free -- point it down the middle of the road, turn the wheel straight, and try to ride it no-handed. And if I succeeded, I'd pay him anyways -- $60 is cheap.
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Imagine some bike thief hopping on that-bam.
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Saw one at a carnival several years ago...I don't think anyone actually makes these, except us guys who like to do crazy things.
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http://xntrick.co.uk/

http://www.cyclemagic.org.uk/

both in the UK and both build them.
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I think there's a group near Santa Cruz, California, that makes freak bikes and has at least one reverse steering bike.

Sorry, that's all I know. I don't remember the name of the group.

Thanks, will look into this
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That is great, wished I lived in the US
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If I could I would,,,
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Hey, that is greatl. I will contact them today.

Many thanks
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Now, you've got to learn to counter-counter steer
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I think there's a group near Santa Cruz, California, that makes freak bikes
News to me! Got my reverse steer trike (Thebis) from Canada many years ago (sold it about 10 years ago). Couple of banana trikes and a couple off woodies on Craigslist from Santa Cruz recently.

I will look around for freak bikes more. I hope you are right!
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