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Old 04-01-09, 01:14 PM   #1
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SpeedOne (Taiwan) Beautiful Foldies

http://www.speedonebike.com/lfs.php

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1. Boxed main tube and seat tube for strength

2. Triangulation between main tube and head tube

3. Flexible rear stays for built-in suspension

4. Folding

5. Internal cable routing

6. Alu 7005 frame


Very nice.
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Old 04-01-09, 07:49 PM   #2
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Beautiful! But...are those prices in RNB? Whew! Or Taiwanese dollars?
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Old 04-02-09, 01:25 PM   #3
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beautiful! But...are those prices in rnb? Whew! Or taiwanese dollars?
1 usd=33.~ twd
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Old 04-02-09, 01:35 PM   #4
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if it's taiwanese $ then conversion is

28,800.00 TWD

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871.918 USD


that's a good price, though, right ???
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Old 04-02-09, 02:28 PM   #5
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Beautyful full suspended folder. That price is right for such a bike.
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Old 04-02-09, 02:45 PM   #6
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if it's taiwanese $ then conversion is

28,800.00 TWD

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871.918 USD


that's a good price, though, right ???
Translating through an online converter, it reads that the 28,800 price is suggested retail for the frame.
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Old 04-02-09, 02:56 PM   #7
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Woo Hoo! Are those disc brake mounts I see? Might have to search around for one of these.

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Old 04-02-09, 03:45 PM   #8
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Translating through an online converter, it reads that the 28,800 price is suggested retail for the frame.
ooopss. frame price only !! another nice folder but pricey again...
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Old 04-02-09, 06:22 PM   #9
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hmm..some neat looking features on that bike!
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Oooo, love the internal cable routing. Also love the little kickstand thingie that keeps the chainring from touching the ground when folded.
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Old 04-02-09, 06:59 PM   #11
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Looks "high tech" but it is definitely not a proven technology at this point.

However, looks like they might have a bunch of potential 'Beta testers' ready to pay big bucks for that opportunity.

It keeps the world economy going 'round.
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Old 04-03-09, 03:41 AM   #12
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These are similar to the Tyrell mini-velos:
http://tyrellbike.com/sz.html

The Tyrell designs seem to have the edge

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