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Old 02-05-12, 10:06 PM   #1
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Older Bike Friday folded dimensions

Could anyone tell me the folded dimensions of the older style Bike Fridays? Would they fit into the travel case?

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Old 02-05-12, 10:21 PM   #2
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I would contact BF and ask. I know I had a NWT (New World Tourist) many years ago and it fit in the travel case with no problems. This was around 1997 or so.

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Old 02-05-12, 10:22 PM   #3
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Don't have the exact dimensions, but Bike Fridays have always fit in the suitcases offered with them by Green Gear - and the suitcases have been getting slightly bigger over time rather than smaller. I started with their original Samsonite case, upgraded to the larger Carlton after the Samsonite got some holes in it, and now Green Gear is carrying a different Samsonite that's even bigger than the Carlton. (The current Samsonite is even a little over the normal airline limit of 62" L+W+H but I've never heard of it causing anyone a problem.)
Note that to fit in the case requires some disassembly beyond simply folding the bike.

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