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theStig
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by theStig

Miller wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 7:33 pm
It's a thing. A horrible, horrible thing.
https://twicycle.com/
so... this will give me arms like Ahnuld, yes?

Karvalo
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by Karvalo

I love how they couldn't be bothered to spec a single chainring to go with not having an FD.

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tymon_tm
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honestly I think it's a great idea for people who, for various reasons, have limited ability to use their legs, and still want to ride *normal* bikes :idea:
kkibbler wrote: WW remembers.

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C36
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by C36

Seen on FB, and appears “rideable” at least on straight lines from a video posted...
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2000: R4000 caad5: junior bike restauration
1995: Indurain‘s Pinarello: restauration project

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Konsi
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C36 wrote:
Sat May 16, 2020 7:33 am
Seen on FB, and appears “rideable” at least on straight lines from a video posted...

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2018: Cannondale SSevo2HM : 5860g
2000: R4000 caad5: junior bike restauration
1995: Indurain‘s Pinarello: restauration project
With a fork in the special "Vlad the Impaler"-Edition :twisted:

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wheelbuilder
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Miller wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 7:33 pm
It's a thing. A horrible, horrible thing.
https://twicycle.com/
400 extra watts from the front cranks alone? lol.
Never cheer before you know who is winning

Etienne
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wheelbuilder wrote:
Sun May 17, 2020 1:51 am
Miller wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 7:33 pm
It's a thing. A horrible, horrible thing.
https://twicycle.com/
400 extra watts from the front cranks alone? lol.
Not really a problem ... you just need another pair of lungs, an additional heart and biceps like your tights :wink:

matioli
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by matioli

C36 wrote:
Sat May 16, 2020 7:33 am
Seen on FB, and appears “rideable” at least on straight lines from a video posted...
Image


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2018: Cannondale SSevo2HM : 5860g
2000: R4000 caad5: junior bike restauration
1995: Indurain‘s Pinarello: restauration project
:shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
Colnago C59

MichaelB
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wheelbuilder wrote:
Sun May 17, 2020 1:51 am
Miller wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 7:33 pm
It's a thing. A horrible, horrible thing.
https://twicycle.com/
400 extra watts from the front cranks alone? lol.
I just can't get my head around pedalling and 'handling' ?? at two different speeds .. :unbelievable:

Karvalo
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Konsi wrote:
Sat May 16, 2020 8:09 am
C36 wrote:
Sat May 16, 2020 7:33 am
Seen on FB, and appears “rideable” at least on straight lines from a video posted...
With a fork in the special "Vlad the Impaler"-Edition :twisted:
:unbelievable:

I'd almost have said it was more in the 'cool project' category, but those apple corer stanchions sticking up put it firmly back in Freak mode!

fitty4
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by fitty4

Image poor seatpost, you are about to die

wolfesquire
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by wolfesquire

That makes me so sad to see a Colnago dragged through the mud like that. Keep it classic....campy, boras, deda components, and get a damn fit first.

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F45
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by F45

It's really compliant though.

MichaelK
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by MichaelK

F45 wrote:
Fri May 29, 2020 6:25 pm
It's really compliant though.
Until you're sat on the rear wheel :D

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