Re: [CR]Unusual frame design on eBay - Caselli track bike

Example: Framebuilders

From: "Martin Appel" <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Unusual frame design on eBay - Caselli track bike
Date: Wed, 17 Dec 2008 11:24:46 +0100
In-Reply-To: <>
References: <017C7F5D0130449C94BA8BB79582480C@cpugreer> <000701c95ff2$38cea180$6401a8c0@your94e826b122>

Professional bike racing is also a marketing vehicle for manufacturers. I've seen many designs, especially on the track and in TT, that are aimed at just looking "different" - whether or not it actually improves the standard diamond frame, is debatable in most cases. If it catches the cameras eye, it has succeeded...

Martin Appel Munich, Germany

"Harry Travis" <> schrieb:
>What understanding (or misunderstanding) of the forces on a bike would
>someone to build this frame? What problem does it solve? What
>does it create? (I notice that with a smaller front wheel, more space
>been furnished to the rider for her feet, and the headtube can be made
>Harry Travis
>Washington, DC
>On 12/16/08, Rod <> wrote:
>> Never seen a frame like this: