Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Bad cat!
    Reputation: montana_ben's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    285

    80 mph bike vid (some frame building content)

    http://http://www.theguardian.com/en...ts-speed-video

    You may have seen this a bunch, apologies if that's the case. But thought it was cool and liked the way it emphasized the hand built and collaborative nature of messing with bikes as a passion. No mtb content, pure pavement...

  2. #2
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Posts
    99
    MTB content, but this guy is claiming only 70mph

    Bobby Root Manual - YouTube

  3. #3
    Mtn Biker Machinist
    Reputation: 1 cog frog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Posts
    898

  4. #4
    Moderator Moderator
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    3,926
    The current record (as of 1985 or so) is ~150mph. So he's got a ways to go...

    Neat stuff!

    -Walt
    Waltworks Custom Bicycles
    Park City, UT USA
    www.waltworks.com
    waltworks.blogspot.com

  5. #5
    Bad cat!
    Reputation: montana_ben's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    285
    Thanks for the fix Frog--didn't check the link. Liked the shop footage, and drafting on the "motorway" with the traffic...

Similar Threads

  1. building my new bike 2010 Trek top Fuel 9.9 SSL XL frame
    By joemtb7 in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-06-2013, 11:18 AM
  2. building my new bike 2010 Trek top Fuel 9.9 SSL XL frame
    By joemtb7 in forum Bike and Frame discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 06-02-2013, 10:43 AM
  3. building up a fat bike frame as only bike??
    By fatsimon mk2 in forum Fat Bikes
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 10-13-2012, 12:04 AM
  4. Replies: 131
    Last Post: 09-21-2012, 03:21 PM
  5. Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-26-2011, 07:39 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •