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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby il padrone » Mon Jan 27, 2014 10:35 pm

What does that chain-case connect to and actually drive to power those trikes ??? :?
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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby gclark8 » Tue Jan 28, 2014 10:37 am

il padrone wrote:What does that chain-case connect to and actually drive to power those trikes ??? :?
Looks like front wheel drive.

What's next, two wheel drive MTBs?? :shock:
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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby Mulger bill » Tue Jan 28, 2014 12:13 pm

It has been done George, given time and investment it might become feasible and not just possible. :?

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby lobstermash » Tue Jan 28, 2014 2:49 pm

When disc brakes are established as the norm on road bikes, it may just become the new 'big thing'...
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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby Aushiker » Thu Jan 30, 2014 3:49 pm

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby FuzzyDropbear » Thu Jan 30, 2014 8:34 pm

gclark8 wrote:
il padrone wrote:What does that chain-case connect to and actually drive to power those trikes ??? :?
Looks like front wheel drive.

What's next, two wheel drive MTBs?? :shock:


Hmm, they've already been and gone ;)

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby mikesbytes » Fri Jan 31, 2014 2:49 pm

gclark8 wrote:
il padrone wrote:What does that chain-case connect to and actually drive to power those trikes ??? :?
Looks like front wheel drive.

What's next, two wheel drive MTBs?? :shock:


two wheel drive has been tried on a motorcross bike. Probably not worth the weight gain
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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby il padrone » Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:57 pm

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby il padrone » Tue Feb 04, 2014 10:12 pm

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby il padrone » Tue Feb 04, 2014 10:23 pm

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby bychosis » Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:09 am

il padrone wrote:Image


That's pretty chic, riding no hands with a dude balancing on the pannier racks looking like he doesn't realise how dangerous it is.
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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby find_bruce » Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:49 am

Yeah but it is only a short dude standing on the panniers - makes the balancing easier :wink:
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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby hudnut » Wed Feb 05, 2014 10:02 am

bychosis wrote:
il padrone wrote:Image


That's pretty chic, riding no hands with a dude balancing on the pannier racks looking like he doesn't realise how dangerous it is.


Maybe he does, did his own risk assessment and is prepared to live with the consequences and take responsibility for them if he is wrong.
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Re: Cycle Chic

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby eldavo » Tue Feb 25, 2014 2:29 am

I see your helmeted chic and raise you no helmets (an age old debate ;)

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby Razorwolf » Tue Feb 25, 2014 11:35 am

I want to be re-incarnated as that bike seat.

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby bychosis » Tue Feb 25, 2014 12:57 pm

Why did high waist pants come back?
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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby jasonc » Tue Feb 25, 2014 1:16 pm

bychosis wrote:Why did high waist pants come back?


left over material?

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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby cancan64 » Tue Feb 25, 2014 8:55 pm

eldavo wrote:I started my honeymoon in some of the places in that background... I doubt anyone identifies with the background though =P


What background
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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby London Boy » Wed Feb 26, 2014 8:54 pm

And I found this...
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Re: Cycle Chic

Postby London Boy » Wed Feb 26, 2014 8:57 pm

... and this...
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