Re: Death to the derailleur



Bill S wrote:
CowPunk wrote:

Slack wrote:

You know it's gonna be the future... eventually. Seems like I've been
waiting for forever for them to come out and trickle down to xc bikes.
But I have no doubt, sooner or later the derailleur, as we now know it,
will be history.

Just scroll thru and checkout the pretty pictures:
http://www.ridemonkey.com/forums/showthread.php?t=97295



Looks like overcomplicated crap.
Hydrostatic drives are the next step.
http://www.powerengine.com/aitx001hydbiksum.htm



The real trend in bicycle technology is simplicity. 27 speed to 1 speed. The next step is getting rid of the pedals and pushing along the ground with your feet, circa 1817.

Next I want to build up a sweet velocipede!

Matt
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