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Forum: Recumbent

What IS that thing?! Recumbents may be odd looking, but they have many advantages over a "wedgie" bicycle. Discuss the in's and out's recumbent lifestyle in the recumbent forum.

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Post your recumbents (pictures)

    Started by 53-11_alltheway, 03-21-05 09:53 AM
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    08-14-14, 05:46 PM Go to last post
  1. Who are they kidding.

    Started by rydabent, 06-27-14 07:28 AM
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    09-11-14, 11:59 AM Go to last post
  2. Sun Bicycles. Share pics and info

    Started by Balsawings, 11-27-13 08:47 PM
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    09-10-14, 03:58 PM Go to last post
  3. New rider - would a bent be a wise choice?

    Started by lblando, 09-20-13 02:24 PM
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    10-31-13, 03:04 PM Go to last post
  4. Anyone else loving "crank-forward" bikes?

    Started by Sayre Kulp, 05-31-11 10:00 PM
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    09-17-13, 09:05 PM Go to last post
  5. I Bought a Rhoades Car Today!

    Started by nedgoudy, 05-11-06 07:31 PM
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    01-27-14, 11:40 AM Go to last post
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    10-16-13, 04:03 AM Go to last post
  6. how fast do these bikes go ?

    Started by dokie, 02-01-07 10:04 PM
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    08-26-14, 10:10 PM Go to last post
  7. Why are some recumbent so slow?

    Started by Creakyknees, 11-18-13 08:53 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 51
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    01-29-14, 09:08 AM Go to last post
  8. Replacing recumbent chain - how often?

    Started by zoridog, 02-21-06 11:41 AM
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    • Replies: 47
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    08-17-14, 08:06 PM Go to last post
  9. Legal Question on trikes et.al.

    Started by 009jim, 02-02-14 03:28 AM
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    06-08-14, 07:36 AM Go to last post
  10. Oh My, I Got Bent Today!

    Started by AerobaticDreams, 10-30-12 08:40 PM
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    06-03-14, 11:45 AM Go to last post
  11. Trike : Slow?

    Started by jyl, 06-30-14 12:47 AM
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    08-20-14, 12:04 PM Go to last post
  12. New rider - what are some things to look out for?

    Started by Roasted, 10-04-13 10:10 AM
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    • Replies: 35
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    12-08-13, 11:40 AM Go to last post
  13. Trike specific road safety, concern

    Started by punkncat, 09-11-13 07:24 AM
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    01-25-14, 01:06 AM Go to last post
  14. Building a Custom Recumbent Bike - photos

    Started by texanbent, 09-14-07 12:13 PM
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    05-04-14, 04:39 PM Go to last post
  15. Help an old upright get down?

    Started by Cousin Jack, 04-17-14 01:03 PM
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    04-27-14, 07:37 PM Go to last post
  16. Side-by-side tandem trike -- can it be driven by one person?

    Started by beelz, 12-24-07 09:34 AM
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  17. Brol

    Started by BlazingPedals, 09-10-13 10:41 AM
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    10-31-13, 08:25 AM Go to last post
  18. Any bent/upright switch hitters out there?

    Started by ldarlee, 01-28-14 06:48 AM
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    03-20-14, 08:54 AM Go to last post
  19. finding recumbent bike shops

    Started by cuzzinit, 02-15-14 08:45 PM
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    03-04-14, 06:02 PM Go to last post
  20. Buying a recumbent

    Started by iowakris, 07-15-13 11:26 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 25
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    09-23-13, 07:40 AM Go to last post
  21. Thinking of a bent...should I take the plunge?

    Started by VACaver, 03-03-14 04:45 PM
    2 Pages
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    03-12-14, 04:16 PM Go to last post
  22. Do not want to give up

    Started by BikeArkansas, 07-17-14 11:06 AM
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    08-15-14, 05:49 AM Go to last post
  23. Ok just bought my bent now what?

    Started by Sam10868, 06-10-14 03:33 PM
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    07-22-14, 08:26 PM Go to last post
  24. Noob question about LWB recumbents

    Started by LordMarv, 01-04-14 05:56 PM
    • Replies: 24
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    01-27-14, 08:49 PM Go to last post
  25. Recumbent to solve neck problems?

    Started by Brooky, 08-12-13 01:40 PM
    • Replies: 23
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    12-29-13, 03:45 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 23
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    06-13-14, 02:17 PM Go to last post
  26. Why are some recumbent so low?

    Started by vol, 10-26-13 05:12 PM
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    12-07-13, 07:10 PM Go to last post
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    10-18-13, 12:45 AM Go to last post
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    09-05-14, 03:32 PM Go to last post
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    09-01-14, 10:54 AM Go to last post
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    07-25-14, 11:29 AM Go to last post
  27. Flagged down again yesterday.

    Started by rydabent, 06-26-14 07:53 AM
    • Replies: 22
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    07-20-14, 09:00 AM Go to last post
  28. Rear Wheel Removal Question?

    Started by RicR, 01-17-14 02:29 PM
    • Replies: 22
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    04-20-14, 09:04 AM Go to last post
  29. What Pedals do you use?

    Started by Balsawings, 12-12-13 08:56 PM
    • Replies: 21
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    12-23-13, 06:48 AM Go to last post
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    04-09-14, 12:26 PM Go to last post
  30. Easy Racers T3 AX and CX

    Started by BadKarma62, 09-18-08 01:21 PM
    • Replies: 19
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    05-22-14, 09:21 AM Go to last post
  31. Recumbent for XC - Rockies and Sierra Nevadas?

    Started by etsisk, 09-04-14 05:11 PM
    • Replies: 18
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    09-09-14, 07:00 PM Go to last post
  32. Bad Knees & a Recumbent

    Started by RMV4285, 07-20-14 01:24 PM
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 984
    07-29-14, 10:48 AM Go to last post
  33. Catrike steering shake

    Started by punkncat, 06-15-14 04:46 AM
    • Replies: 18
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    09-15-14, 08:52 AM Go to last post
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    10-08-13, 03:16 PM Go to last post
  34. Trying out a bent

    Started by Galoot, 07-30-14 05:59 PM
    • Replies: 17
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    08-04-14, 11:17 AM Go to last post
  35. Terra Trike Rover 3 or 8 Speed

    Started by LordMarv, 12-29-13 01:53 AM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,300
    7up
    03-13-14, 10:17 AM Go to last post
  36. New Human Powered speed record!

    Started by Jeff Wills, 09-15-13 08:59 PM
    • Replies: 16
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    09-22-13, 02:06 PM Go to last post
  37. Velomobiles are here and they are SWEET

    Started by Bobcat22, 08-19-14 03:45 PM
    • Replies: 16
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    09-05-14, 09:11 PM Go to last post
  38. Those bents with that big windshiel

    Started by WrightVanCleve, 06-23-14 07:39 AM
    • Replies: 16
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    07-29-14, 01:59 PM Go to last post
  39. Can I have a cookie, PLEASE!

    Started by Balsawings, 11-24-13 07:47 PM
    • Replies: 16
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    12-28-13, 08:00 AM Go to last post
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    09-20-13, 03:30 AM Go to last post
  40. Sun EZ-3 AX Recumbent Trike

    Started by Yoshibiker, 10-02-13 11:01 PM
    • Replies: 15
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    10-10-13, 09:10 AM Go to last post

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