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- 18 Sep 2019, 2:39pm
- Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
- Topic: Pictures of your recumbent
- Replies: 518
- Views: 225639
My first recumbent was a second hand Kingcycle, about 3 years ago. Since then a couple of quite rare vintage recumbents, made by Aerobikes (a small scale builder in Edinburgh). And most recently a new bike, using a Velomotion framekit from Poland and built up with various components either already i...
- 23 Jun 2019, 7:34pm
- Forum: People, Events & Rides
- Topic: York Rally 2019: 22-23 June
- Replies: 26
- Views: 10515
Great weekend. Obviously we were lucky with the weather, other things that could be controlled were spot on. Catching up with friends; selection of rides (I did the retro ride on Saturday on my 1964 Moulton); good food and beer on site; bargains in the trade stands and saddlebag sale; interesting bi...
- 20 May 2019, 7:00pm
- Forum: Does anyone know … ?
- Topic: Tell me about… minivelos
- Replies: 27
- Views: 1297
Small wheels without suspension results in a very bumpy and harsh ride. There are advantages to small wheels in designs such as folders (Brompton, Dahon etc) or small wheeled road bikes (Moulton). If it is an unsuspended frame, better using large wheels.
- 3 Apr 2019, 7:27pm
- Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
- Topic: Should we stop using the word 'cyclists'?
- Replies: 105
- Views: 10590
Not just about cyclists. There seems to be growing intolerance for any 'radical' idea. Ideas like challenging the reliance on cars with one occupant as the main form of transport; investing in roads instead of buses, railways, cycle routes; making rich people and multinational companies pay tax; inv...