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Backup Barz -- You've met your match

Old 06-29-16, 04:34 PM
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Backup Barz -- You've met your match

Just when you thought cycling products couldn't get worse. Soon to be available from your favorite crowdfunded source...

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Old 06-29-16, 04:40 PM
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Old 06-29-16, 06:27 PM
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You don't want to twi it??
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Old 06-29-16, 06:52 PM
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uhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh I like how they don't even try to talk up themselves or product. They just show everyone how dumb there'll look.
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Old 06-29-16, 06:57 PM
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I see a lot of bad things happening if a rider goes over the bars.
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Old 06-29-16, 07:01 PM
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Uh... this is one of those "solution in search of a problem" situations.
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Could I dial it up to 800 watts on that one?
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Old 06-29-16, 10:59 PM
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The weight penalty on climbs is the deal breaker
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Old 06-29-16, 11:03 PM
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Doesn't help my VO2max any.
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Old 06-30-16, 12:00 AM
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The only problem with this is that it's not even CLOSE to the dumbest ****ing cycling invention ever.

Not far off though, have to give them that.
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Old 06-30-16, 05:39 AM
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is this for the body builder with the skinny legs?

this is worse then the originals 2WD bicycle.
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Old 06-30-16, 06:00 AM
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So they combined a handbike with a normal bike. Not really an impressive invention.
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At least you can steer the Twicycle. The Varibike really takes the cake.

They chopped of the bars so that the hand cranks could rotate and so it can't be steered when hand cranking. Check out all the negative trail on the forks to keep it stable.




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I think I need to wash my eyes out with soap!

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At least you can steer the Twicycle. The Varibike really takes the cake.

They chopped of the bars so that the hand cranks could rotate and so it can't be steered when hand cranking. Check out all the negative trail on the forks to keep it stable.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03YAw5T-eS0
sure they didn't just install the fork backwards by accident lol wouldn't surprise me.
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Old 07-01-16, 08:40 AM
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You guys knock it now, but I'm going to be so fast on this bike.
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