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20" Wheel Brompton Titanium Knockoff

Old 07-03-19, 04:39 PM
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20" Wheel Brompton Titanium Knockoff

here a nice finding, a 20" wheel titanium brompton!

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Old 07-03-19, 06:37 PM
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Your screenshot image is postage stamp-sized on my monitor and goes to a blurry blob when zoomed.

The Burke 20 titanium folding bike follows the Andrew Ritche pattern and has been around for a while.
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Old 07-03-19, 09:43 PM
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So, buy it build it up and share the pictures.. OK?
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Old 07-04-19, 02:46 AM
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Screenshot is quite good on my tablet.

Here is the link for you

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/3300...toreId=1260811
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Old 07-04-19, 06:49 AM
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Originally Posted by anga View Post
Here is the link for you
Aaaand on that link, I'm seeing pictures of a 16" Andrew Ritchie style folder. Pictures of the 20"?
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Originally Posted by tcs View Post
Aaaand on that link, I'm seeing pictures of a 16" Andrew Ritchie style folder. Pictures of the 20"?
Contact seller.
Update here.
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Old 07-04-19, 09:42 AM
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Pay that $5000. and you can find out..
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Originally Posted by fietsbob View Post
Pay that $5000. and you can find out..
that 5.000 is in reais, the brazil currency.
its like us$1.250.
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quoting 4th post link ..

"US $1,433.00 - 4,666.00" 1st frame only, 2nd whole bike, I assume..

IDKwhat the Yuan to Bz Real exchange rate is.. floating rates change fast..
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20" frame only: $1,433 USD
20" whole bike: $4,666 USD
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EasyTi/2019-Titanium Brompton folding bike (M Type/S Type)3speed US $ 2,800

https://www.ebay.com/itm/EasyTi-2019...Kx3pVmMOitRJvQ


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Originally Posted by pakeboi View Post
EasyTi/2019-Titanium Brompton folding bike (M Type/S Type)3speed US $ 2,800
Still looking for a picture on this thread of an Andrew Ritchie pattern folder (aka Brompton knockoff) with 20" wheels (other than the USA-built Burke).
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Originally Posted by tcs View Post
Still looking for a picture on this thread of an Andrew Ritchie pattern folder (aka Brompton knockoff) with 20" wheels (other than the USA-built Burke).
Here you go:
Very Big Edition
Bromptosaurus (Rex), genannt: Rostinante

They are however no knockoffs but both custom made to order and based on original Brompton frames that got extended. I've ridden both of them - a very grown-up ride, mainly due to the long wheel base. Both ride very different from a normal Brompton. They are slightly different - the rust one is the younger of the two and was made just a couple of month ago, the black one has been made two years ago. The rust one has a slightly shorter wheelbase than the black one but still very long. So a 20" Brompton is possible but the making was quite a job - countless hours went into them - so these are pretty expensive bikes.
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Bromptosaurus does look like the BB is going to be 2" higher.. bumping from 16 to a 20" wheel ..

Ending the putting a foot down at stop signs, without getting off the saddle ,

which is a habit I had to develop with my Bike Friday pocket Llama,

which I also must put a foot on the raised curb to stop without shifting off the saddle to put a foot down..

(Now BiFri has redesigned their 20" wheel frames to both be lower BB ..)
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Originally Posted by fietsbob View Post
Bromptosaurus
Just to clarify the naming: The black one is called Bromptosaurus, the rusty one is called Bromptosaurus Rex (because of it's later date of birth and the motor). There is also an opposite bike by the same maker, a Brompton modified for persons of short stature. It is called Bromptolino and the modification is reversible:


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20" Brompton sounds interesting - this must have been discussed before, but I'm too green of a Brompton/folding bike owner.
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