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Old 05-03-08, 06:13 PM
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Originally Posted by scrublover View Post
hey, since the OP is looking at hardtail frames...

hmm. you'd probably have to stick with a simple single pivot to really make it doable without getting too crazy. not much triangulation going on to stiffen the front end up though - make it a 1.5 headtube with fat frame tubes maybe. monocoque mixte single pivot sussy frame! i totally think there is a market there. in steel.
It'd probably end up looking like one of the Trek Y bikes.
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