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Old 08-17-09, 03:51 PM
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"Copenhagenize" Brompton Bicycles

https://vimeo.com/5796921

Anyone for Copenhagen-izing your Brompton?
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Old 08-18-09, 05:27 AM
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Not trying to be a smart bottom, but he really wasn't being very radical at all. He could have at least hit those walls a bit higher up.....and what about some air?
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Didn't you see the awesome air? It was slow mo and everything!
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Fun.

Why wear a helmet without buckling the strap? It's like a heavy hat that doesn't keep the sunoff your face.

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Old 08-18-09, 08:24 AM
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now if somebody can give me my 3 minutes back .....
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Dumbest. Video. Ever. Thanks for sharing OP. Not.
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Originally Posted by fmattheus View Post
Didn't you see the awesome air? It was slow mo and everything!
Totally rad air! *sarcasm*

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Why wear a helmet without buckling the strap? It's like a heavy hat that doesn't keep the sunoff your face.
+1

If you're going to wear a helmet, at least wear it right! Buckle the strap, dumb-dumb, or just take it off.

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now if somebody can give me my 3 minutes back .....
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I want my 3 minutes back!! Grrr!
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Originally Posted by fmattheus View Post
Didn't you see the awesome air? It was slow mo and everything!
Yeah, SO slow I must have nodded off for a bit there........
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jaja, I thought I was going to see a Brommie with big steel fenders, an old springed saddle, full chain case, bottle dynamo and a big woven basket on the handlebars!
instead this bad joke....
it would be interesting to see how the Brommie holds up to real freestyle BMX riding though.
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Old 08-19-09, 06:51 AM
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Originally Posted by ChiapasFixed View Post
jaja, I thought I was going to see a Brommie with big steel fenders, an old springed saddle, full chain case, bottle dynamo and a big woven basket on the handlebars!
instead this bad joke....
it would be interesting to see how the Brommie holds up to real freestyle BMX riding though.
Yes, described Brompton mods would have been far better than this video...
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You don't need to dress up like a spandex super hero to ride your bike.
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What lured me into this........ is the Copenhagen effect..... Copenhagen has one of the nicest looking bike culture in the world, they are some awesome picture stories on the web .... A lot of really beautiful pictures of bikes in daily use..... it helps that the photographer has a talent to find nice looking woman on bikes for his pictures as well.....

this clip gives Copenhagen a bad name

lol

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Originally Posted by brakemeister View Post
this clip gives Copenhagen a bad name
+1

That video does Copenhagen a massive disservice... Wow.
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