Ugly Bikes

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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Nate » Mon Sep 26, 2011 8:50 pm

Livetoride wrote:This one is bordering on okish....
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Tyre replacement? No quick release?
Gonna be hard to put a speedo on that thing too... or fenders!

Still - i'd ride one for sure for coolness factor alone.
It'd raise the profile of cycling ten trillion fold!

See a guy riding one of these every now & then:
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby melb-ourne » Mon Sep 26, 2011 9:01 pm

Found the bike during my lunch time walk at carlton

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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Livetoride » Mon Sep 26, 2011 9:48 pm

melb-ourne wrote:Found the bike during my lunch time walk at carlton

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That's Cool :D
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Marto » Mon Sep 26, 2011 9:50 pm

melb-ourne wrote:Found the bike during my lunch time walk at carlton

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Wow! that really is something. It is really cool, not ugly :D If would be ugly it was only an halfa effort to get a square "tube" look, and was painted. Oh dear, do we need a cool wall :roll:
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby CommuRider » Mon Sep 26, 2011 10:08 pm

Awesome. Nice camouflage. Want it in Ti :D
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Livetoride » Mon Sep 26, 2011 10:36 pm

CommuRider wrote:Awesome. Nice camouflage. Want it in Ti :D

What you talkin about Willis....
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Nobody » Mon Sep 26, 2011 10:38 pm

I first thought the curved tubes were going to be the bike. Had to look twice.

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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby jimsheedy » Mon Sep 26, 2011 10:51 pm

nothing ugly about it. that is art. its beautiful.
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Chaderotti » Mon Sep 26, 2011 11:46 pm

That square tubing bike is absolutely fantastic.
I think what makes it look good are the seamless joins.
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby fatherofmany » Tue Sep 27, 2011 11:44 am

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15 Bikes 2 adults 6 children, 2 dogs, 10 chooks and a heck of a lot of fish

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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby RobM » Tue Sep 27, 2011 12:00 pm

The bars on that square bike are crazy narrow haha.

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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby ausrandoman » Tue Sep 27, 2011 12:16 pm

fatherofmany wrote:Image


The number of ugly things in this photo is greater than 1.
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Livetoride » Tue Sep 27, 2011 12:18 pm

ausrandoman wrote:
fatherofmany wrote:Image


The number of ugly things in this photo is greater than 1.


That bike is wrong on so many levels
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Marto » Tue Sep 27, 2011 1:27 pm

ausrandoman wrote:
fatherofmany wrote:Image



Doctor Seuss meets Spiderman?
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Livetoride » Tue Sep 27, 2011 2:06 pm

This one is just taking the p!ss...
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This one would drive you around the twist...

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I wonder how may times this cyclist has been swatted....

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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby fatherofmany » Tue Sep 27, 2011 2:32 pm

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15 Bikes 2 adults 6 children, 2 dogs, 10 chooks and a heck of a lot of fish

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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby CommuRider » Tue Sep 27, 2011 5:54 pm

Bloody hell LTR some very twisted bikes there. LOL'd at the yellow zebra bike. :-)
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby ldrcycles » Tue Sep 27, 2011 7:45 pm

Livetoride wrote:
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And that's why i steer clear of Specialized bikes lol.
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Marto » Tue Sep 27, 2011 11:57 pm

Some hideous frame shapes (and pink tyres!)
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Ozkaban » Wed Sep 28, 2011 10:06 am

I really liked that square tubed alu bike posted by melb-ourne... until I saw the seat. How can anything match the smooth, modern minimalist look less than that seat???

Livetoride's twisted bike is plain cool! I wonder what it's done for the structural integrity though.

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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Livetoride » Wed Sep 28, 2011 11:27 am

Today's finds :D

This could be the red bikes cousin....
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This one is offensive :(
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Ok, OK, its no the bike that's shocking...
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby Marto » Wed Sep 28, 2011 11:40 am

Livetoride wrote:Today's finds :D
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby notwal » Wed Sep 28, 2011 12:00 pm

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby David_G » Wed Sep 28, 2011 4:39 pm

I think this one need air bag suspension and to be ridden around L.A.

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Re: Ugly Bikes

Postby CommuRider » Wed Sep 28, 2011 4:41 pm

I like it.

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