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Old 08-19-09, 08:25 AM   #1
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Hold up Contortionist! Switch Folder was here first!

Looks like there was already another 26" folder that won the same Dyson award (in Australia) that actually has a fully built working prototype:

http://www.treehugger.com/files/2009...ign-awards.php

Check out the video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NlcYwEwZQ_o



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Old 08-19-09, 11:01 AM   #2
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It's basically the brompton fold again. Looks nice.
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Old 08-19-09, 02:44 PM   #3
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IF-Urban folds much smaller, and IS available, (well i hope so, delivery due soon).
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Old 08-19-09, 03:17 PM   #4
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& the iF has gone through a long and thorough development period, ironing out any problems, I sat on the 1st incarnation of the (then) Swivelhead several years ago.
Check out Mark Sanders' other non-bicycle related designs to see that he doesn't do things 'half-arsed'!!! :-
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...yeah, and the IF mode too, and the Swissbike, and all the Dahons, and....
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