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Old 08-12-21, 03:59 PM
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Originally Posted by m@tty View Post
While scouring the web today found these.

https://www.lfgss.com/conversations/356910/
Looks pretty cool. Wish they were race legal.
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Old 08-15-21, 09:44 PM
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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.
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Old 08-15-21, 09:46 PM
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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/
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Old 08-16-21, 04:16 AM
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Originally Posted by taras0000 View Post
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/
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Old 08-17-21, 10:44 AM
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Originally Posted by m@tty View Post
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.
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Old 08-17-21, 03:17 PM
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Yeah, the geometry on the long reach version looks great!
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Old 08-18-21, 07:30 AM
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Originally Posted by m@tty View Post
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.
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Old 08-18-21, 10:14 AM
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Here is the
to the record attempts taking place today (Lambie's 3:59 attempt, multiple others)
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Old 08-18-21, 02:12 PM
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Pretty flippin impressive
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Old 08-25-21, 05:35 PM
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Another option for endurance bars
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Old 11-17-21, 09:38 AM
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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.
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Old 11-28-21, 01:33 AM
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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.





better picture here!


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