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Stem Question

Old 03-30-19, 05:44 AM
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Stem Question

Laying in bed last night I had a thought.
Has an run a stem pointed backwards? How would this affect the handling?
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Old 03-30-19, 05:50 AM
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I swear I've seen this somewhere over the years... I think on those single gear shore-bikes where ya sit straight up with the big bars and cruise around flat smooth roads near the beach. (Jersey shore in my case)
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Try it and let us know!
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Backward Geometry?! Introducing the SubZero stem from Drover Cycles... - www.drovercycles.co.uk

Personally I don't think it would be a good idea, especially with a long stem.
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Old 03-31-19, 02:09 PM
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Its one of the ways you build an under seat steered short wheelbase Recumbent..
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