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Old 07-24-09, 11:51 PM   #1
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Ordering a recumbent frame?

I was wondering if it was possible to order just the frame of a recumbent trike? I have enough parts about that I could put together a very nice preformer if I could locate and order just the frame.

Any input is appreciated.

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Old 07-25-09, 10:05 AM   #2
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Like many questions, it depends on the details.

Many manufacturers will sell a frame others will not. You can also use donor bikes and produce your own frame.
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Performer is one of the rebranding of twbents I believe. They do offer frame kits for some of their bikes.
http://www.twbents.com.tw/HTM/co.htm

The price on Performer, actionbent and twbents are all pretty low compared to most recumbents. Even the full bikes are like getting a frame kit with components that you may or may not switch out.
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