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PostPosted: Wed Sep 26, 2012 10:33 am 
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It's mirrored obviously!

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Also, the crank/gears are on the wrong side. Its possible they used a mirrored image, but still...

Good observation

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I was reading the latest copy of UK magazine Cycling+ when I came across a WD40 advert. Here's a non-excellent reproduction. I don't think the ad agency is up-to-speed on latest road cycling styles, this photo must date from the mid 90s? Details to amaze:
- that sack-like jersey
- super-high super-stretched position
- mismatched wheels.

Nothing against the product, mind, I use it myself.


That's the Time Travelling Retro-Fred from the Planet Tri-Dork that BikeSnobNYC has quite frequently commented on. Great find! My favorite is the tip about unsticking your nuts with that helpful little arrow :lol:

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Unsticking nuts pointing to the groin area? Was that a joke? :lol:


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 Post subject: Re: The Freaks topic
PostPosted: Sat Sep 29, 2012 9:03 pm 
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It's as real as his down-tube shifters, aerobars and bullhorn combo!

Thank god his nuts aren't stuck.


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 03, 2012 12:20 am 
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Stating tghe obvious, but that's an old school TT bike with a 650 front wheel!

Getting really aero with 6 inches of spacers! Kind defeats the intended purpose of the frames geo.

Very aero with the sack he's wearing also!

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A couple weird ones from Interbike.


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Hmm..


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Those shifters and saddle must be pointed up as a tribute to the Italian cycling gods :D

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That bike wins on so many accounts!

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principiamacb wrote:
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I used those Zipp wheels once in their hayday... I'm glad I'm still here. Braking was horrible. Fun to ride though.

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Bet that handles well...


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looks like a joke, but if it wasn't -> FREAK

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Frames are overrated. This guy has read too many forums about 'what to upgrade on a bike first'.

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