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PostPosted: Tue Nov 27, 2018 12:42 pm 
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Something along those lines, has been fairly common in Europe for a while.

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:12 pm 
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Facepalm of the day

Alenax on Facebook marketplace with toe clips

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A little video help of why I find it so funny



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norton55 wrote:
No kidding..... 8-)

Great Idea though.



Beat me to it, I went to say that and then saw your response. I’ll say it anyways.

No kidding, awesome idea. :clap:


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 24, 2018 1:20 am 
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Zip it
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 24, 2018 12:18 pm 
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Given this is not a tubeless setup, I'd dare to claim that I can swap a set of regular tires just as fast, using a Co2 cartridge.


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Agreed. Had a pal send me info about it. It’s like shaft drive bikes. Appeals to people that aren’t cyclists :lol:


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 24, 2019 5:59 pm 
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Interesting design. The drive setup is a real mind fuck





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PostPosted: Sun Feb 24, 2019 6:13 pm 
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Looks bad for your knees.

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 28, 2019 7:58 pm 
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That's pretty amazing.
Imagine your boss asked you to make a human powered vehicle, with the single request, that it would have to feature every single drawback known to mankind, from every HPV made to date.
Those guys obviously managed to please the boss.

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:14 pm 
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Exactly lol


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:02 am 
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What is this fuckery? Looks like Jesse James made a MTB

https://www.lojagtsm1.com.br/bicicletas ... DVMMVjiYJA

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Rear dismount only



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PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:29 am 
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Ouch......... :lol:

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PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 1:10 am 
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But you can get one with 29" magnesium wheels. I bet they convert to tubeless with no effort!


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Picked up a LeRun skatebike today for shits and giggles. Prior owner said he never figured out how to ride it.
My first ride I too failed. Miserable toy. Lean left it turned right tossing you. Same on right turns. Unridable.

Then I noticed the skateboard truck out front was backwards

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Quick change and the old man got the hang of it



$10 for a gateway drug to unicycling :dance:


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 2:19 am 
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Where in the hell do you find these things..............cool otherwise. 8-)

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PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 11:01 am 
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I just have to analyze things. The bicycle is like the wheel itself in that being a perfect design it’s a target for some dope to try an improve. “I’ll show them” kinda stuff.
Some people just get so obsessed they take it all the way to production then I get to buy their failure on the cheap to play with! lol

I have a list of must have items. Just wait for the right opportunity to make them mine


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 1:08 pm 
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Truck mounted backwards, that should make for a good challenge. Would make it pretty theft proof.
Once I made a bike, with a gear between the stem and the fork, so steering was reversed.
Parking it iunlocked was fair etnertainment.
Riding it was not all that difficult, but first it requires you know what hit you, second it takes some practice.

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I’ve always wanted to try a bike like that. I think I could get the hang of it pretty fast.
One of the old school ‘stunts’ I mastered was riding seated on the handlebars facing the back of the bike. You have to train yourself to basically turn opposite but lean the same. I suspect it’d be the same way with the gear reversal trick


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:22 pm 
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It wasn't all that hard to build, and woild be even easier to do based on an old muscle bike.

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https://monkees.coolcherrycream.com/pic ... ped-tshirt

There are fuzzy pics here of the unicycles skate bike things used in the Monkees TV show. I tried one with the skateboard trucks like posted earlier and couldn't get it after a few tries.


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 11:51 pm 
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^ the mag wheel ones were awesome! Be nice to find or repop those


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PostPosted: Sat May 11, 2019 2:48 pm 
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Someone on Rat Rod Bikes Facebook page posted one of these then another member posted a link to this one on the cabe.

Beautiful bicycle. Glidacycle From the late 30s. Very much the beginnings of stretch bicycles

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Link to the cabe for more

https://thecabe.com/forum/threads/glida ... yehdOnaVII


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Very elegant.

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 12:38 am 
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Looks flexy

http://www.bikeforest.com/cb/cb.php?fbc ... VZBeszendw


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Here we go again. Alenax part 2



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PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2019 7:04 am 
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^^ DEFINITELY looks flexy!

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MiniTrail wrote:



I'm sure it is, but that made for one helluva story.
Everybody should read it!

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MiniTrail wrote:
Here we go again. Alenax part 2




At least they got the wheels right.

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2019 11:11 am 
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Ray Dolor wrote:
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I'm sure it is, but that made for one helluva story.
Everybody should read it!


Indeed!
And a great idea as well.

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