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fletch62
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by fletch62

177 MPH!
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fletch62 wrote:Image


For winter riding?

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fletch62 wrote:177 MPH!


got a link, or an article about this?

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UpFromOne wrote:
fletch62 wrote:177 MPH!


got a link, or an article about this?


http://home.bt.com/techgadgets/technews ... 3850855894

I saw a guy who had made one of these about 15 years ago, but he couldnt find anyone stupid enough to ride it.

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That DeRosa Tango is not new. It was around years ago and discontinued a while back.


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Can anyone explain how this works?
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hahah that looks awesome!
I am wondering if there's something going down the main shaft to the rear hub and it's powered by his body sliding down the frame, almost a worm-drive scenario...
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Someone pushes him to start and he maintains momentum from the bodyweight thrust. My guess is some kind of large cord helps to create tension that suddenly lets go which creates some inertia.
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TT Racer Guy Martins new bike...


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@prendrefeu: it is pulled by some cables http://www.sculltrek.sk/index.php?lang= ... ia=gallery
@jekyll man: weird
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Really looking forward to seeing Guy going for that speed record on this. Awesome!

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Was trawling the web (actually looking for Mavic Plongeant bullhorns) , and came across this...

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details here http://www.pedalroom.com/bike/mcacycle- ... eant-7282#
classy, but man, that's out there :P

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For sale now!

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Damn thats busy :shock:
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Japanese builder, taken from Cyclemode Tokyo.

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