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Bamboo Bikes
« on: December 12, 2007, 07:43:23 AM »
Thought you all might find this interesting if you haven't seen or heard about it. They're really cool with alot of workmanship. Here's the site, www.calfeedesign.com/bamboo.htm
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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #1 on: December 12, 2007, 10:02:26 AM »
Wow, the frame weighs 4 pounds!  And if you get stranded somewhere you have wood to make a fire!  Brilliant!

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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #2 on: December 12, 2007, 03:46:34 PM »
Don't know if you should burn it with them using Hemp to make it also! ;D ;)
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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #3 on: December 12, 2007, 04:42:42 PM »
They are beautiful though.  Almost makes me want to paint my bike to look like wood.  I wonder if they will ever come up with one that can handle gatorback?

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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #4 on: December 13, 2007, 08:45:09 PM »
Not quite the same but...

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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2007, 08:32:32 AM »
Nice Bike!
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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #6 on: December 14, 2007, 09:41:59 AM »
Yeah but the dang fork is broke ;D

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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #7 on: December 14, 2007, 09:53:28 AM »
Only half a fork, right?
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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #8 on: December 14, 2007, 10:11:36 AM »
Zactly ;D

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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #9 on: December 15, 2007, 09:41:24 AM »
Half the weight and twice as good  ;D
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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #10 on: December 15, 2007, 09:42:58 AM »
Does that mean double or nothing?  ;D
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Re: Bamboo Bikes
« Reply #11 on: December 15, 2007, 09:44:29 AM »
Or maybe, "one in the hand is better than two in the bush"? Litterally.
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