Wood bike?

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Wood bike?

Postby mikeschn » Wed May 03, 2017 5:53 pm

Has anyone here build a wood bike? Inquiring minds want to know...

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Re: Wood bike?

Postby ilovevocs » Thu May 04, 2017 6:44 am

I have not built one personally but have seen a few built from plywood.

They were bulky and features oversized by comparison to typical bicycle construction.
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Re: Wood bike?

Postby Greg M » Thu May 04, 2017 2:56 pm

These "Buckboard Bents" are fairly lightweight and super comfy. I keep meaning to make one.
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Re: Wood bike?

Postby mikeschn » Thu May 04, 2017 5:09 pm

I was thinking a little more traditional. Maybe something like this.

How would one even build something like this?

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Re: Wood bike?

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Re: Wood bike?

Postby Greg M » Thu May 04, 2017 9:27 pm

mikeschn wrote:I was thinking a little more traditional. Maybe something like this.

How would one even build something like this?

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You'd need a pretty big steam box, and a whole lotta clamps...
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Re: Wood bike?

Postby mikeschn » Fri May 05, 2017 3:14 am

Interesting...

I wonder if some of those pieces on the weed bike could be 3D printed?

I found this 3d printed titanium piece...

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