Thread: Bicycle thread
View Single Post
Old 02-23-2013, 09:31 AM   #27525
vfr700
172S
 
Joined: Aug 2005
Location: Phoenix, Az
Oddometer: 566
Quote:
Originally Posted by mud View Post
There is a funny story behind that.... According to Quali.... er, I mean Salsa. There is no market for that bike.
Then some little company called Minneapolis Bicycle Company showed this and all of the sudden... POOF! There IS a market afterall.



Story here: MPLS Murphy

There is more, but I will save you the drama. Let me just say Q is NOT happy....
We're back to elevated chainstays eh? I'm gonna re introduce the roller cam brake, and friction shifting. I have nothing against elevated stays, they give vertical compliance and horizontal stiffness, or is it horizontal compliance and vertical stiffness, or no stiffness, or....
__________________
Phoenix, Az
vfr700 is offline   Reply With Quote