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  • Bike Builders Newsletter for January 12, 2016

    Greetings fellow bike builders! A new newsletter is now online for your viewing pleasure.

    In this issue:

    • "What is an "AtomicZombie"? A poem by Ed Jackman (aka "edspedalcars") dedicated to our weird and wonderful bike building community.
    • Builders Gallery Featured Projects
    • Bike Builders Tip - "Setting steering headtubes"
    • Cool Bike/Trike Facts
    • Popular DIY Plans
    • AZ Tutorials

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    Comments 2 Comments
    1. jimincolorad's Avatar
      jimincolorad -
      Has anyone modified a standard mountain bike to become a Fat Bike?
    1. KoolKat's Avatar
      KoolKat -
      Please start a new thread in the General Chat section:
  • Recent Forum Posts


    Re: Is tilting the answer ?

    Hi Paul

    After played the video a few times my impression is

    1 This is not a tilting trike, not even a python. It has a steerer

    pegasus Today, 04:09 AM Go to last post

    Re: Is tilting the answer ?

    Hi Paul.

    I've edited my comment in the meanwhile
    Main reason he fell is the gravel on the road made his front wheel (the only one

    Jon_Doe Today, 03:03 AM Go to last post

    Re: Is tilting the answer ?

    Yes there are several flavours of tilt , his is the only one I know of using a single pivot like that.

    I am unsure about tilt stops , when

    stormbird Today, 03:00 AM Go to last post

    Re: Is tilting the answer ?

    Hi Paul.

    He fell over for a very simple reason : the front wheel, which is the only thing offering some grip and limiting the tilting slipped

    Jon_Doe Today, 02:52 AM Go to last post
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