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bicievino 08-12-21 03:59 PM


Originally Posted by m@tty (Post 22181132)
While scouring the web today found these.

https://www.lfgss.com/conversations/356910/

Looks pretty cool. Wish they were race legal.

taras0000 08-15-21 09:44 PM


Originally Posted by carleton (Post 21966847)
But that's exactly what Felt did with the TK1 Endurance and TK1 Sprint (or whatever they were called a few years ago. The Sprint model used a heavier layup.

So, maybe they are saving money by not creating separate Endurance and Spring molds for each given size. Maybe they are using the same molds and adding more carbon when the sprint frames are being produced. (I don't know if that's how it would go down. Not familiar with carbon fiber manufacturing.).

That's exactly how you would stiffen a frame using the same mold. The internal bladders just compress the the carbon lay up against the inside of a rigid mold. How you alter the lay up itself would make no difference in the methodology of how the frame is produced. Once you have your shape/mold, and general lay up figured out, you could then customize the level of compliance and stiffness just by playing around with different lay up schedules.

taras0000 08-15-21 09:46 PM


Originally Posted by m@tty (Post 22181536)
And looks like I have found the new frame!
https://worxbikes.com/product/track-wx-r-frameset/

Dead link, here is the correct one - https://www.wx-r.com/

m@tty 08-16-21 04:16 AM


Originally Posted by taras0000 (Post 22186031)
Dead link, here is the correct one - https://www.wx-r.com/

the link works fine and is for a different frame

https://worxbikes.com/track-wx-r/

taras0000 08-17-21 10:44 AM


Originally Posted by m@tty (Post 22186146)
the link works fine and is for a different frame

https://worxbikes.com/track-wx-r/

Weird. It wasn't working for me before. It's an interesting frame. Price seems reasonable as well, especially considering that they are drawing their own tubes. Maybe they saw the hole left behind by Tiemeyer and decided that a well engineered frame that's not just an open offering from the factories still has a place amongst all the carbon that's the rage on the track.

bicievino 08-17-21 03:17 PM

Yeah, the geometry on the long reach version looks great!

carpediemracing 08-18-21 07:30 AM


Originally Posted by m@tty (Post 22186146)
the link works fine and is for a different frame

https://worxbikes.com/track-wx-r/


wow. If I didn't have my frame already this would be the one for me to get. long version.

Morelock 08-18-21 10:14 AM

Here is the
to the record attempts taking place today (Lambie's 3:59 attempt, multiple others)

Morelock 08-18-21 02:12 PM

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...e21914c6cc.png
Pretty flippin impressive

m@tty 08-25-21 05:35 PM

Another option for endurance bars

topflightpro 11-17-21 09:38 AM

Looks like Look has a "new" mid-price track frame. https://www.lookcycle.com/be-en/895-vitesse

It seems to be an evolution of the R96, but at a lower price point.

m@tty 11-28-21 01:33 AM

Mora Verdi appeared to have hoods bolted to a set of Worx bars at the UCI Champions league. Unless these are new bars from Worx.

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...ac25184f7.jpeg



better picture here!

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...7a154c0da.jpeg

m@tty 01-13-22 06:35 PM

New bars from Velo Flyer

Hellyer Track Bar 2 ? VELO FLYER BICYCLES

Agro Sprint Bar ? VELO FLYER BICYCLES

theblackbullet 02-05-22 07:42 PM


Originally Posted by m@tty (Post 22322254)
Mora Verdi appeared to have hoods bolted to a set of Worx bars at the UCI Champions league. Unless these are new bars from Worx.

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...ac25184f7.jpeg


https://www.instagram.com/p/CV-HamKM...dium=copy_link

better picture here!

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...7a154c0da.jpeg

these look very comfortable. I'd really like to try some of these hoods that have been coming out lately.

Morelock 02-07-22 06:13 AM


Originally Posted by theblackbullet (Post 22400285)
these look very comfortable. I'd really like to try some of these hoods that have been coming out lately.

Cane creek sells dummy hoods.

Some dude is trying to hawk the sketchiest 3d printed ones ever on FB marketplace lately... with a staggering misunderstanding of basic safety.


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