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Old 11-18-11, 01:02 PM   #1
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Uh oh. Something new for the weight weenies...........

http://news.yahoo.com/worlds-lightes...134809070.html

Imagine the possibilities in framebuilding.
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Old 11-18-11, 01:04 PM   #2
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LoL I was looking at this and thinking the same thing..
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Old 11-18-11, 08:24 PM   #3
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It sounds more like cooking then building. Mix it up, pour it in a mould, bake it, clean it, and then coat it.
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wonder how I sign up to be a bike build guinea pig?
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So you'd have a super light incredible flexible frame if made from the same stuff? Did I miss something in the reading?
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