Re: [CR]Interesting photo on eBay (no, it's not a guitar)


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Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2003 13:08:19 -0700
From: Chuck Schmidt <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]Interesting photo on eBay (no, it's not a guitar)
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Angel Garcia wrote:
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> What is the design reasoning for the fork tips going backwards on motor pace
> bikes? How would this bike handle not in a motor pace?

The "backwards" fork allows the rider to get as close as possible to the wind sheltering pacer for maximum drafting effect. Handling while not pacing? I haven't got a clue.

Chuck Schmidt L.A.

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