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    Lets seew pictures of any folder

    Lets see your foldie pics. Travelling, during commute, leisurely sunday ride, working on it , whatever just folding bike related.
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    Here's some of mine,...
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    One of mine ...

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    Lets seew pictures of any folder-funny-dahon.jpghere is a funny one
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    Here's my current folding commuter bike: a Tern Verge S11i. In the winter (in Chicago) I ride my venerable Dahon Mu XL equipped with studded tires.
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    2018 Brompton S2L-X:
    Size Matters by 1nterceptor, on Flickr
    2017 Bike Friday pakiT:
    BF pakiT - Randalls Island, NYC by 1nterceptor, on Flickr
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    Thor might recognise this one...

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    As little bike as possible, as silent as possible.
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    Good job! Origami Wasp,...

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    Out and about over on the west side of the city.

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    Quote Originally Posted by john_dalhart View Post
    Out and about over on the west side of the city.
    Hmmm,...a Dahon Curl on Brompton Dr,...what BLASPHEMY is THIS!!! LOL!!!
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    Anyone got a Dahon Allegro?

    That's a bike I'd like to see reintroduced - but with bigger tyres.

    (Any chance of that, Thor?)
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    My upgraded Orami Wasp (58t chainring, upgraded crankset, slightly better folding pedals, more comfy seat),...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Velobike View Post
    Anyone got a Dahon Allegro?

    That's a bike I'd like to see reintroduced - but with bigger tyres.

    (Any chance of that, Thor?)
    The GB-1 Gravel bike will come close just better :-)
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    Quote Originally Posted by [email protected] View Post
    The GB-1 Gravel bike will come close just better :-)
    Looks good. There's a dearth of folding bikes with full size wheels.
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    First test ride on an electric bike; Tern Vektron P9.
    Seems nice; smooth and powerful:
    Tern Vektron P9 at Interbike 2018 by 1nterceptor, on Flickr
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    I rode one of these at the Outdoor Demo in Las Vegas last year and really enjoyed it. It really made the hills disappear. My current commuter bike is a Tern Verge S11i. The Vektron would probably be my choice to replace it if I were going electric. Since I'm in Chicago and it's relatively flat, that's a direction I probably won't be going in just now. There are a few places I have to carry the bike, and the Verge (at about 30 pounds) is heavy enough.

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    My very ordinary Dahon





    A wee concoction I knocked up one idle afternoon. Frabjous fun.
    As little bike as possible, as silent as possible.
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    A sort of folding "penny-farthing". :-)
    Love the "back rest"!
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    This post is a natural product. Variances in spelling & grammar should be appreciated as part of its character & beauty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Steveroot View Post
    A sort of folding "penny-farthing". :-)
    Love the "back rest"!
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    It came about after a discussion in the local bike shop about what was the most "niche" bike.

    I thought about the various niche categories as I rode home, singlespeed, fixed wheel, recumbent, folding, odd wheel sizes, 69ers, vintage replicas etc, and the proverbial light bulb above the head lit up - "I can do that".

    It was actually quite simple, I only had to fabricate one part, and that was simply cutting 2 tubes to length and drilling a few holes. Everything else was bodged to fit.

    So at least locally, I had the most "niche" bike - a recumbent fixed wheel folding ordinary 36/20er.

    If you have a spare Dahon frame and fancy replicating it, click through the pics and you'll see how dead simple it was to build.



    I might add, it's not the best handling of frankenbikes, but no one gets off it without a big grin.
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    Two 16" wheel (349) folders: Dahon Curl and BikeFriday tikit.


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    Was out for a ride to Loch Ness at the weekend with a group of small wheel enthusiasts, mainly on Moultons. Gave a few of them a shot at riding my Dahon Hammerhead - they couldn't believe how good it was, and were surprised that it is not a current model.

    (Slightly modified: Rolf wheels, unitary carbon bar and stem, and I removed the gears from new so it's a singlespeed (Magic Ratio - no adjustment).



    (Pic is above the Cromarty Firth on my way)
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    FATTrailer for the kiddo, As Seen on the blue/green trails around Grand Junction now.

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    its a beauty Jur
    You did such a good job with those.
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    Rudge Bi-Frame



    I bought it as a project. Was going to make it into a folding road/gravel bike, but a collector read me the riot act, so I gave it to him.
    As little bike as possible, as silent as possible.
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    Good job! Awaiting Spring & the recession of the flood,...not all bikes are shown,...

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    A little evening test ride for my Downtube Mini,...

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    Montague Paratrooper Highline. 27.5 wheels. Lets seew pictures of any folder-img_0983.jpg


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    A little ride around the area a few days ago,...
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    Something a wee bit,...different,...
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    Coming home from an urban S24O on my Dahon:

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