The Freaks topic

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LouisN
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by LouisN

Mr.Gib wrote:
Fri Aug 16, 2019 10:45 pm
this has to be a joke or as the Brits say someone taking-the-piss. I want to see a video of someone riding that. Note the location of the downtube shifters, the caliper brakes and canti studs, the method(s) of joining the various (ahem) parts of the frame. It looks like the top tube is some sort of adjustable suspension member. And the downtube - what can you say. And it's a three speed. Triple chainset but no rear derailleur - which makes it a single speed unless the rider changes to a different length chain. If this bike is actually used it just might be the champion of all freaks.
Yes i'd love to see it ridden, but mostly I'm curious what happens when the rider shifts the front derailleur to the big ring. That's when both devices on the main triangle become handy :lol: .

LOuis :)

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hlvd
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LouisN wrote:I don't know if that was posted before. I just saw that pop in a FB ad, wow :lol: !!

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Louis :)
It's crying out for Etap, shifting woes no more!!


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Somebody’s got too much money!


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kevhogaz
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by kevhogaz

Front disc, rear rim brakes, Grip-shift, mis-matched tires, mis-matchd rims, Walmart level rear derailleur, worlds longest crank arms, and a scalloped downtube!!

I'm sure I missed a few things, too!!

Sojodave
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by Sojodave

White stem, weird handlebars, and worst of all, leaning a bike on a white couch.

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gangbang wrote:
Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:01 pm
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Man, that looks like some of the janky crap I see rolling out of the local homeless camp. :shock:

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And another one

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