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    live free or die trying humancongereel's Avatar
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    someone turn this into a fixed gear. please.

    have:ea50 flats, black, light, stiff.
    144 bcd 3/32" 49t sugino track chainring, possibly 75.

    want: risers, light, stiff, 1", black if that can be
    144 bcd 46t or 47t chainring any kind or width

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    what a monstrosity. I love it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by humancongereel


    That is the nuttiest thing I have ever seen. I'll take two.

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    HED3's? Hipsters.
    trued 'till death

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    If that thing works, it is super cool.

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    Probably a concept bike. Folding bike fans are suckers for a futuristic folder, like so:

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    ummm...i could see the drivetrain on the other....but where's that one?
    have:ea50 flats, black, light, stiff.
    144 bcd 3/32" 49t sugino track chainring, possibly 75.

    want: risers, light, stiff, 1", black if that can be
    144 bcd 46t or 47t chainring any kind or width

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    Cannodale had a concept folder that used a hydraulic drivetrain. It could either be that or maybe the bike does not work at all.

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    i used to dream about the day the future would arrive and we would all have flying cars and jetsons-style tubes to transport us everywhere

    that day is finally here

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    That looks like a computer gen to me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by humancongereel
    ummm...i could see the drivetrain on the other....but where's that one?
    i'm guessing there is a ring or belt inside the middle circle that is engaged by the BB and drives the back wheel by contact on the other side.

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    Those bikes are useless... you can't even do footplants on them!!



    I would kill for the green one.

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    the real question is can you flip it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by the pope
    That looks like a computer gen to me.
    Really?

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    god forbid they coast

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    Quote Originally Posted by the pope
    That looks like a computer gen to me.
    YOU looks like a computer gen to ME!

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    I'll go Dutret all over you. Like Oprah on a pork chop.

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    Bow$$ dustinlikewhat's Avatar
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    I'll get all jerry springer on your face!

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    That doesn't even make sense. Jerry Springer doesn't do anything.

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    wow somebody's finally onto this? it's from like three years ago. i think i even have the issue of innovation it was featured in
    this bike is a pipecleaner

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    Not showing up for me.
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    "designers" should stick to designing fonts and teakettles.
    Quote Originally Posted by marqueemoon
    The correct response is "I live with your mom."

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    Woah. I can see it now.
    Issa niiiice.
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    being an annoying skeptic, I would like to point out that both of those folders have more weight bearing pivot points than your average four-bar linkage sus mtb - IŽd say theyŽd be quite high maintenance which sort of goes against the purpose of their (proposed?) existance.

    Unless, of course, they are held together by invisible force fields
    I got nothing to do
    you got nothing to say
    everything is so ****ed up
    I guess it's natural that way

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bikkhu
    being an annoying skeptic, I would like to point out that both of those folders have more weight bearing pivot points than your average four-bar linkage sus mtb - IŽd say theyŽd be quite high maintenance which sort of goes against the purpose of their (proposed?) existance.

    Unless, of course, they are held together by invisible force fields
    Folding bikes are dumb in the first place. As a product design student, I'd rather design a better system for transporting real bicycles on a public transportation system.

    Bikes now are pretty damn good. Public transportation systems aren't. Which do you want to change?

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