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    80mph on a hand-built bike

    Custom-Engineered Bicycle Hits 80 Miles per Hour

    Not a record (not even close really) for bicycle speed, but this is pretty impressive . . .
    Alcohol may lead nowhere, but it sure is the scenic route!

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    That's pretty cool. That chainring is impressive by itself.
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    Takes me back to the 80s

    152 MPH Pedal Bicycle - Intro

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    And so this bicycling-related morsel of schtuff is in the “Off Camber (off topic)” section because… why, now?
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    I approve of his big ring.
    Last edited by BigRingGrinder; 08-23-2013 at 04:44 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Leopold Porkstacker View Post
    And so this bicycling-related morsel of schtuff is in the “Off Camber (off topic)” section because… why, now?
    Because its a road bike and this is a mountain bike forum, henceforth . . . . off topic.
    Alcohol may lead nowhere, but it sure is the scenic route!

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    Speaking of OT, I love your tag-line
    Quote Originally Posted by 007 View Post
    Because its a road bike and this is a mountain bike forum, henceforth . . . . off topic.

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