A Cycling & bikes forum. CycleBanter.com

Go Back   Home » CycleBanter.com forum » Regional Cycling » UK
Site Map Home Register Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

Recumbents



 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #31  
Old June 22nd 04, 07:16 PM
anonymous coward
external usenet poster
 
Posts: n/a
Default Recumbents

On Tue, 22 Jun 2004 13:11:52 +0100, Dave Larrington wrote:

There /have/ been some more or less successful FWD/RWS recumbent trikes,
though.


I would love to try one.

The Sturmey-Archer Flying Five and Simon Sanderson's exquisitely
mis-named Panzer were both successful racers in the early 80's, and there
have been production machines from the Jouta brothers in The Netherlands.
However, get it wrong and it will bite - I have the scars to prove it.


If rear-steering can work, would I be able to ride a bike backwards
downhill? I've been trying (why not?!) and I might practice harder if I
knew that it was possible.

AC
Ads
 




Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Recumbents & Speed? [email protected] Racing 105 July 7th 04 12:43 AM
Thoughts on upcoming new Sun recumbents? Lars S. Mulford Recumbent Biking 6 December 6th 03 08:57 AM
Counterpunching and Recumbents Gary Mc Recumbent Biking 6 July 24th 03 01:31 AM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 05:33 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2022 CycleBanter.com.
The comments are property of their posters.