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Forum: Folding Bikes
06-24-19, 01:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 836
Posted By BromptonINrio

raxel, to me you are a bike shop onwer in seul...

raxel, to me you are a bike shop onwer in seul and sell those bikes to top notch costumers.
you showed 4 bikes of us$ 6,000.00 and none where ridden ever.
an i right?
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-22-19, 04:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,057
Posted By BromptonINrio

i think disks is no advantage at all for anyone...

i think disks is no advantage at all for anyone but mtb dropped on muddy terrain.
here is south, their also looks more apealing to thiefs, so you are more likely to get steal.

about gearing, its...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-22-19, 12:33 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,057
Posted By BromptonINrio

to avoid disk brakes to lock up when removing...

to avoid disk brakes to lock up when removing wheel, use a piece of wood as a dummy rotor
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-22-19, 12:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 541
Posted By BromptonINrio

here in south anything bulk like and cardbox bike...

here in south anything bulk like and cardbox bike wrapped will be measured to ensure it will be charged for dual oversized and ouvewheight fee.
so, be aware!
less the 150cm and 23 kg!
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-21-19, 07:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 836
Posted By BromptonINrio

does anyone ride it? it looks so pristine that...

does anyone ride it?
it looks so pristine that seems to be keept behing glass painels.

post a photo of you and your wife actualy riding your bromptons!
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-18-19, 07:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 731
Posted By BromptonINrio

you can source the 3 speed hub as low as us$40 on...

you can source the 3 speed hub as low as us$40 on aliexpress. Sram imotion i3. and assamble it with any
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-17-19, 07:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,973
Posted By BromptonINrio

oh, sorry, i didnt knew his work. the toptube...

oh, sorry, i didnt knew his work.
the toptube seems massive, or its just my eyes?
titanium seems more flexy that steel and alluminium, so make more sense they need to make thicker tubes...right?....
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-17-19, 03:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,550
Posted By BromptonINrio

its quite expensive anywhere in world. think...

its quite expensive anywhere in world.
think about the costs per day riding and how it will pay itself....

just for laugh.... in my case....thr brompton only pay for itself after 6 years of true...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-17-19, 03:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,973
Posted By BromptonINrio

is this a flamingo brompton knockoff?

is this a flamingo brompton knockoff?
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-16-19, 01:59 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,110
Posted By BromptonINrio

just to ilustrate how steep the costs on this...

just to ilustrate how steep the costs on this bike were..... just the thb clavicula carbon crankset, alone, costs 1.200,00
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-14-19, 08:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,256
Posted By BromptonINrio

its ok to have many options and many tastes. ...

its ok to have many options and many tastes.

here what we have done to our luggage lug
...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-14-19, 08:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,550
Posted By BromptonINrio

M handlebar post is mutch lower than S post. ...

M handlebar post is mutch lower than S post.

you will end in a mutch higher sport position than original S.
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-12-19, 10:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,113
Posted By BromptonINrio

try measure your actual caliper arm lenght

try measure your actual caliper arm lenght
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-12-19, 10:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,256
Posted By BromptonINrio

they are bolth bad, as they hold the wheight high...

they are bolth bad, as they hold the wheight high and off bikes gravity center.
there is some alternatives to hold cargo in front, i.e. brompton adapter
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-11-19, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,149
Posted By BromptonINrio

the mainstream solutions for this propouse are: ...

the mainstream solutions for this propouse are:

R$ 100,62 | Litepro aluminum bicycle V brake extend converter SP8 20inch to 451 Birdy to 20inch bike frame V brake adapter bmx parts
...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-10-19, 09:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,149
Posted By BromptonINrio

if u plan skiny tyres i suggest u build a entire...

if u plan skiny tyres i suggest u build a entire new wheels.
go surf in aliexpress and buy some high quality hubs and doublewall rims.
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-10-19, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,149
Posted By BromptonINrio

all above are ok. 20"x2.0 will not allow to use...

all above are ok.
20"x2.0 will not allow to use fenders
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-07-19, 10:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,574
Posted By BromptonINrio

question 1: they will allow, but your bike will...

question 1: they will allow, but your bike will be crushed.

question 2: never saw this service

why dont you go with a cardbox?
if you take wheels apart it can become an airline legal case.
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-04-19, 06:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,964
Posted By BromptonINrio

you have a very square limited vision of what...

you have a very square limited vision of what bike is.
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-01-19, 01:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,542
Posted By BromptonINrio

just type 3m helicopter tape on ebay. a just...

just type 3m helicopter tape on ebay.
a just buyed one for us$10 +us$4 shipping.
its expensive but everyone tells wonders of it
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-01-19, 01:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,555
Posted By BromptonINrio

can you share your experirnce with actual...

can you share your experirnce with actual percentages, photos, and pro****s?
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-01-19, 12:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,555
Posted By BromptonINrio

in all this time mileages can vary a lot in...

in all this time mileages can vary a lot in years.
but the accont more acurate of mileage is:

3km to go
3km back

x

3 times week
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-01-19, 05:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,708
Posted By BromptonINrio

the best story of someone whose keen to discover...

the best story of someone whose keen to discover how much a folder would hold in true offroad, is Debcar Blog!
this guy made 50 epic trails in usa with a dahon jestream 20"!

its truly epic...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-01-19, 04:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,542
Posted By BromptonINrio

i didnt knew helicopter tape. seems a great...

i didnt knew helicopter tape.
seems a great tip.
:thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-01-19, 03:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,555
Posted By BromptonINrio

my bromptons have 19 years and 17 years, so no...

my bromptons have 19 years and 17 years, so no warranty to claim.

i dont want need no one to warranty nothing.
so please refrain to post dumb info like: " let it rust"; "the rust is cosmetic";...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-31-19, 04:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,555
Posted By BromptonINrio

hey, thanks for reply! i already did some of...

hey, thanks for reply!

i already did some of it here with minor hardware like knifes, etc..
just need a donnor metal scrap to be killed than zing! the rust floats from negative(your hardware) to...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-30-19, 06:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,555
Posted By BromptonINrio

Eletrolisis on Brompton Frame to remove rust

hey there

i was thinking a way to remove the rust burried inside brompton frame.
does eletrolisis would work? i just need a bathtube, water, salt and dissassamble the whole thing?
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-30-19, 09:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,542
Posted By BromptonINrio

my main goal is the same as yours, make it last. ...

my main goal is the same as yours, make it last.
the hardest part to keep these steel/chromoly frames sane is the inner tubes.
i have 20 years old brompton witch is badly corroded inside the frame...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-30-19, 06:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,542
Posted By BromptonINrio

hammerite is very nice for steel/cromoly base...

hammerite is very nice for steel/cromoly base frames.
but it is just 1/3 of the way. its just stop rust, convert it to a paintable base layer.
so, for hammerit you should buy/use:

1) hammerite...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-30-19, 04:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,542
Posted By BromptonINrio

now for dahon

Dahon also suffer the same problems as show in brompton, and its more troublesome on cromoly models, as when the protective paint/powder comes of the corrosion/oxidation quicky come in.

dahon...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-30-19, 04:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,542
Posted By BromptonINrio

Beware Cable rubbing over paint! A Brompton/Dahon cases

Hey there,

this thread is to show how bikes, specialy folders, need some extracare about cable rubbing on frame, because its happens so much time what scrap paint off and expose your bike to...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-29-19, 09:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,946
Posted By BromptonINrio

2.630

2.630
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-29-19, 02:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,946
Posted By BromptonINrio

its ugly design! also pricing is ultrageus! ...

its ugly design!
also pricing is ultrageus!
it costs one brompton full titanium!
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-28-19, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,106
Posted By BromptonINrio

in a lightwheight touring like that, the main...

in a lightwheight touring like that, the main thing is that your pannier/bag can be taken/carried as a menssagens bag or a backpack
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-28-19, 03:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 822
Posted By BromptonINrio

more photos! ...

more photos!
https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_20190524_101919_0acba0b20ce8fa5f0c3cf61bf59d117b61bbd9c6.jpg
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-28-19, 02:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,367
Posted By BromptonINrio

i use sa xrf8 hub on dahon curve(16" folder). ...

i use sa xrf8 hub on dahon curve(16" folder).
opossed as you say, the first gear is direct drive, so it must me the lightest.
i use the standard front chainwhell(45t) and the standard sprocket that...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-27-19, 08:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,141
Posted By BromptonINrio

oh, i didnt knew this tech. :thumb:

oh, i didnt knew this tech.
:thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-27-19, 03:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,141
Posted By BromptonINrio

that conversion voltages wattages seems strange...

that conversion voltages wattages seems strange to me.
10.000mah is a wallet size power bank.
my cellphone have 5.000mah battey.
doesnt seems possible that any aletric assistrd bike have any...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-27-19, 03:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,141
Posted By BromptonINrio

its not about wheight, but for risk of fires,...

its not about wheight, but for risk of fires, explosions or even terrorist plots.

the general rules here are:
for acid phumbum base bateries(wet batteryes), its not allowed in any case.
for li...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-27-19, 02:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,141
Posted By BromptonINrio

about flying...its not possible to fly in any...

about flying...its not possible to fly in any south american airline with eletrical assisted bike.
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-27-19, 09:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,887
Posted By BromptonINrio

what about tyre pressure in big apples? i tried...

what about tyre pressure in big apples?
i tried 40psi and it was too low, the tyre feels gona botton out on ground
i tried 60 psi and it show how fast these tyres are, but rock sollid/harsh over...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-24-19, 07:21 AM
Replies: 948
Views: 200,581
Posted By BromptonINrio

dahon curve touring edition going work in Rio de...

dahon curve touring edition going work in Rio de Janeiro/RJ Brazil.

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_20190524_101919_64e0c922a264f7a65ccf81dc8bc25515da89f345.jpg
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-24-19, 06:44 AM
Replies: 948
Views: 200,581
Posted By BromptonINrio

so, you are auto braking and blaming on poor...

so, you are auto braking and blaming on poor hub?:)
glad you find out whats going on before get mad and rid the bike.:thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-22-19, 08:52 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 12,124
Posted By BromptonINrio

there is a zero missing or they put up 6.000.000...

there is a zero missing or they put up 6.000.000 bikes in 3 years? i highly doubt
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-22-19, 08:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,599
Posted By BromptonINrio

christ! you seriouly playing with your life...

christ!

you seriouly playing with your life and health.
this bike is way over redemption.
i just hope you didnt get hurt
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-22-19, 08:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,599
Posted By BromptonINrio

Thanks for this reply, my bike has no where near...

Thanks for this reply, my bike has no where near this level of wear and tear. I gave it a once over for cracks and it seems ok.

I am also close to 200 lbs so I was a concerned about my weight as...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-21-19, 06:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,015
Posted By BromptonINrio

plz use decimal system. also there is no...

plz use decimal system.
also there is no "chain tube" in any bike.
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-21-19, 03:18 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 10,795
Posted By BromptonINrio

dnp quality is a bit deceptive.

dnp quality is a bit deceptive.
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-21-19, 03:14 PM
Replies: 948
Views: 200,581
Posted By BromptonINrio

perseverance my friend! i have mine xrf8 for...

perseverance my friend!
i have mine xrf8 for about 2.000km and its becoming very nice and stable. still the wezing sound but very nice hub.
i guess after 300km your hub will be mutch better.
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-21-19, 10:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,599
Posted By BromptonINrio

if you inspect the bike and its in good shape, ie...

if you inspect the bike and its in good shape, ie no play on hinges or whatssoever you should have no problem.
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