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PostPosted: Tue Feb 12, 2013 11:18 pm 
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great


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:27 pm 
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I love the idea of growing a tree into a shape specifically to make a bicycle frame out of...


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:32 pm 
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lae wrote:
I love the idea of growing a tree into a shape specifically to make a bicycle frame out of...



Nice idea, but it could take a while :wink:


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:55 pm 
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You don't say :P

Can bamboo be grown to follow a curve?

edit - yes:
http://www.bamboocraft.net/forums/attac ... 1146114203
http://www.bamboocraft.net/forums/attac ... 1146116130

(I won't embed these as images are a bit large)


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:11 am 
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lovelly , you have some stunning bikes :D


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2013 3:34 pm 
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I love the idea of growing a tree into a shape specifically to make a bicycle frame out of...


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Krubsack


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