Bicycle Industry

What Is The “Bicycle Industry” Anyway?

In a previous editorial I stated that the mountain bike would have been a huge success with or without the bicycle industry. This prompts the question that if a bicycle type can be successful without the bicycle industry then what …


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Why The Bicycle Industry Is Right To Ignore Recumbents

Recumbents are considered a fringe segment of the bicycle manufacturing industry. This characterization is deserved because of the tiny market share recumbents enjoy. According to the industry statistics, recumbents make up less than 2% of total worldwide bicycle sales. In …



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5 Boro Bike Tour Tandem Trike: The Frame

I made good progress today. I measured and cut all of the pieces of the main frame. One thing is for sure, this is a long trike. I couldn’t even fit the whole thing in one photo. I had to …