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by Phatman
3 Dec 2007, 6:24pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Why not fit "Balance Bikes" with pedals
Replies: 9
Views: 1575


Have a look at - it has been done and it works well! :wink: We used a like a bike for our first two and the rennrad for our third child. I can't praise the system highly enough for getting children cycling
by Phatman
22 Nov 2007, 10:03pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: rear axle length vs dropout spacing
Replies: 18
Views: 3518

126 hubs

Hi Toby

I have a pair of Mavic 501 hubs that are a few years old but still run very sweetly. The rims wore out and I bought a new wheelset. The rear hub was shortened to 126 (spacers swapped). Would you be interested in these?

by Phatman
16 Sep 2007, 5:08pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: LIKEaBIKE model for 2yr-olds
Replies: 8
Views: 2235


We have used the one like-a-bike for all three of our children and they have all made faultless transitions to normal bikes with pedals from 3 years onwards. The lack of a brake was never a problem indoors or out. The lightness of the bike was a huge advantage for the child picking it up and turning...