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PostPosted: Thu Dec 02, 2010 6:42 pm 
98+ BoTM Winner / Gold Trader
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.. not retro, but I love their bikes (great shifter design on the 3-speed Nexus)

http://www.vanhulsteijn.com/


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 02, 2010 9:09 pm 
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It is different

Of course one could shape a bicycle in 1001 alternative ways

I would like to see an explanation on their site why they chose this way


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 02, 2010 10:49 pm 
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It should be obvious. Seen the size of it? It´s so they can make them one-size only. Smaller people can the sit IN the frame rather than atop it.


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 8:57 pm 
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I like the concept but it looks too tall to my eye. I think I can hear my tube bender calling to me and, is that my angle grinder sidling up to my Peugeot?


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 9:29 pm 
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They come in 5 different heights :wink:
http://www.vanhulsteijn.com/website/#/bikes/project1/0


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 10:34 pm 
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