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    Trusses go from bridges to bikes

    2000 Montague CX, I do not recommend it, but still ride it.
    Strida 3, I recommend it for rides < 10mi wo steep hills.
    2006 Rowbike 720 Sport, I recommend it as an exercise bike.
    1996 Birdy, Recommend.
    Wieleder CARiBIKE (folding), decent frame.

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    blithering idiot jhota's Avatar
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    Published 4/1/2005

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    I expect it to go the way of the Kirk Precision die-cast magnesium frame and for a better reason, air drag.
    This space open

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    "air drag." I guess you could shrink wrap it.

    "Published 4/1/2005" It's not old news until they are listed on eBay or craigslist.
    2000 Montague CX, I do not recommend it, but still ride it.
    Strida 3, I recommend it for rides < 10mi wo steep hills.
    2006 Rowbike 720 Sport, I recommend it as an exercise bike.
    1996 Birdy, Recommend.
    Wieleder CARiBIKE (folding), decent frame.

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    Space frame designs are nothing new. The Moulton folder/takedown bike is a high performance machine with several speed records and many world tours to its credit.

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    Senior Member Retro Grouch's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by jhota
    Published 4/1/2005
    Good point!

    The one photo is a little sketchy. I started looking for things like how the front derailleur is attached and shift cable routing. I couldn't find any which leads me to suspect it might be the product of some photo shop work.

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