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Old 06-11-19, 08:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Nessism View Post
Very cool. Pure bike porn. It's amazing how much money some people spend on their bikes.
Well I'm impressed that it's only a bit more cost than the Rohloff. 3-sp Sturmey-Archer hub used to be more popular than derailleur despite being more complicated. With economies of scale, advanced IGH/Pinion/belt could become much cheaper & more popular. Many casual riders buy bikes that are 2-3X+ more expensive than what they need; bikes with much easier maintenance could be made appealing.
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