Half a croissant, on a plate, with a sign in front of it saying '50c'
h a l f b a k e r y
I think this would be a great thing to not do.

idea: add, search, annotate, link, view, overview, recent, by name, random

meta: news, help, about, links, report a problem

account: browse anonymously, or get an account and write.

user:
pass:
register,


             

Bicycle tracks

  (+2, -1)
(+2, -1)
  [vote for,
against]

[Inspired by misreading Rod Tiger's Bicycular Trucks]

Can't ride your bicycle through that muddy battlefield ? Well you need bicycle tank tracks for extra traction.

lubbit, Jun 26 2001

(?) Bicycular Trucks http://www.halfbake.../Bicycular_20Trucks
[lubbit, Jun 26 2001, last modified Oct 04 2004]

[link]






       Going round corners might be a problem.
Gordon Comstock, Jun 28 2001
  

       Apparently bicycles with a track in back and a ski (or skiis) in front have been proposed for snow travel--patented in Canada but I don't know if they were ever manufactured. *tries to imagine prehensile wheels, sees vision of toroidal squid*
Dog Ed, Jun 28 2001
  

       The Iditabike snow race has inspired the production of extra wide rims and tyres that actually work. Originally, people glued 2 rims together, but now they are extruded in extra wide form. Bike are steered by balancing and balanced by steering. Without quick steering of the front wheel, you fall over.
MichaelW, Feb 04 2002
  

       Dramatically wider tires, lower gearing might be an easier solution. See http://www.burrobikes.com/ for a concept in this direction.
jgarrish, Aug 29 2002
  

       There are two wheel drive bikes that might help too.
macrumpton, Jun 20 2004
  
      
[annotate]
  


 

back: main index

business  computer  culture  fashion  food  halfbakery  home  other  product  public  science  sport  vehicle