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Old 01-07-13, 12:15 PM   #1
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Tallest bike award...

Does anyone make a bike taller than this one?
Even without the seat down low, the frame looks odd.
The basic paired triangle frame shape is instead a small triangle and a massive quadrilateral.

http://chicago.craigslist.org/chc/bik/3528090255.html
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Oddly enough, most of the Japanese brand carried a 68cm in their lineup in the 80's. The Japanese are not known as being the tallest people in the world. Miyata,Bridgestone,Fuji, Lotus, Panasonic and Raleigh(made in Japan)all made a Cro-Mo bike. The difference was mainly in top tube length.
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Does anyone make a bike taller than this one?
Gazelle built the Champion Mondial up to 70cm. Gotta have a pic somewhere ...

Edit: here's one: http://www.rennrad-news.de/forum/att...090-jpg.52610/
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There are quite a few of us here on BF
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The Gazelle Champion Mondial could also be ordered in a civilian outfit. From the 1984 brochure:

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