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Old 02-20-17, 12:11 AM
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FnHon Gust

Finally got a chance to inspect a FnHon Gust frame. I have to say that I am even more impressed by the finish than my earlier casual inspection of a complete bike. And the cobalt blue color is simply gorgeous. Thumbs firmly up.












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Old 02-20-17, 02:27 AM
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This frame is simple but absolutely beautiful. If I have this frame I wouldn't build a bike out of it I will place it on one of my shelves. Thanks for sharing Abu.
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Very nice. And being cromoly, wonderfully strong.
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Originally Posted by Abu Mahendra View Post
Finally got a chance to inspect a FnHon Gust frame. I have to say that I am even more impressed by the finish than my earlier casual inspection of a complete bike. And the cobalt blue color is simply gorgeous. Thumbs firmly up.
That is a nice looking frame. Did the dealer know why FnHon decided to use chromoly instead of aluminium?
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I don't know. I suspect this is a somewhat limited run of frames. Frame only, no complete bikes. It does not appear on the FnHon website.

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That is a nice looking frame. Did the dealer know why FnHon decided to use chromoly instead of aluminium?

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Framesets now available in Singapore. USD250 for frame, fork, headset and handlepost.

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Is it possible for us in the states to get one? Also what is the wheel base and other dimensions of the little beauty? what does it weigh?
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Wheelbase, 93cm. Not light, not heavy for what it is, a 4130 steel folder. I will measure and weigh mine when i get home in a couple of weeks, and I'll post the critical measures here.

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Thanks Abu..how could we get one? ! am sure it would weigh less than a Brompton in any case.
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Frankly, I don't know how you can get one in the Homeland. you could cajole the retailers that have only recently started bringing in the likes of Litepro, Crius and FnHon to bring them in. a potential issue is that these Gusts seems to be a limited run. good luck...

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Thanks Abu..how could we get one? ! am sure it would weigh less than a Brompton in any case.
This is the listing of China distributor. I don't see this model in it. Let me check if they post overseas.

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They come in four colors...







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They come in four colors...
Where did you get that, the shop I asked can ship overseas but this model not in yet... he will check on Monday
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It's the images that circulate generally here in Indonesia. But I've seen them all with my own eyes. Silver and Cobalt Blue are my favs. My SG pusher reported there will also be a black limited edition.

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Where did you get that, the shop I asked can ship overseas but this model not in yet... he will check on Monday
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The Gust had been sitting moth-balled in my storage shed. I took it out, marveled at its fabulous cobalt blue, and snapped these images. Beautiful finishing, gorgeous color.
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