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04-19-20, 09:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,918
Posted By Bonzo Banana

I started reading this thinking it was solid...

I started reading this thinking it was solid steel forks but then I thought it was somehow they had crimped aluminium dropouts into steel forks and then at the end it turns out it was suspension...
03-25-20, 07:30 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,417
Posted By Bonzo Banana

High end bikes are far more wasteful, the...

High end bikes are far more wasteful, the resources that go into each bike are far more, carbon fibre is far more labour intensive and expensive e-bikes have complicated motors with many proprietary...
Forum: Commuting
03-13-20, 07:26 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,439
Posted By Bonzo Banana

It's all perceived quality rather than real...

It's all perceived quality rather than real quality. Most US and European brands have bicycles either fully made in Asia or just assemble mainly Asian parts including frame and forks. I've seen...
Forum: Folding Bikes
03-09-20, 06:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Bonzo Banana

Assuming you can change the handlebars do that...

Assuming you can change the handlebars do that for a design that allows you to move the hand grip position by angling the handlebars but if you the handlebars are welded to the top stem then you...
Forum: Folding Bikes
03-04-20, 03:49 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 84,724
Posted By Bonzo Banana

The industry seems to have a higher failure rate...

The industry seems to have a higher failure rate where the brand creates its own frame designs but doesn't manufacture itself. Companies like Brompton, Giant etc seem to have low failure rates...
10-12-19, 02:32 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,409
Posted By Bonzo Banana

I think steel is always the best material for a...

I think steel is always the best material for a very heavy rider not because its stronger but because there are indicators with the material before it fails so keeping an eye on how the bike feels...
Forum: Foo
08-05-19, 02:47 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,449
Posted By Bonzo Banana

I feel that is a very good point. Once you...

I feel that is a very good point. Once you develop technology you protect yourself much better and start harnessing resources much better even if you pollute as you do so. So population growth gets...
05-27-19, 02:50 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,096
Posted By Bonzo Banana

Existing certification is if you buy an existing...

Existing certification is if you buy an existing product that has already been fully tested and certified you have no additional costs to pay except for the factory door price for each frame, you can...
05-11-19, 02:02 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,398
Posted By Bonzo Banana

I'm all for upgrading cheap big box bikes but as...

I'm all for upgrading cheap big box bikes but as soon as you add dual suspension into the mix I just feel it's wasted time and money because the suspension is next to useless, has no benefit to...
05-10-19, 06:30 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 11,811
Posted By Bonzo Banana

I'm right on the limit what many regular bikes...

I'm right on the limit what many regular bikes are certified up to take about 135-140kg there abouts. A few years ago when I did a lot of research on bicycle materials for heavy people like myself...
Forum: Folding Bikes
07-13-17, 06:49 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 22,445
Posted By Bonzo Banana

I don't live in the US but I'm sure I saw it...

I don't live in the US but I'm sure I saw it somewhere that walmart bikes have warning stickers on the frame warning people not to use their mountain bikes off road which are freewheel equipped and...
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