16 Apr '12, 1pm

Graham Hill's Full-Size, Foldable Thin Bike

Graham Hill's Full-Size, Foldable Thin Bike

Fair Companies /Video screen capture Warren posted about TreeHugger founder Graham Hill's foldable, full-size Thin Bike before. It was all part of Graham's Life Edited project exploring how less stuff leads to more freedom . Now Fair Companies —the folks who have brought us video on everything from Ewok Villages in Oregon to electric bike RVs —have released a new video in which Graham explains the thinking behind the Thin Bike. Fair Companies /Video screen capture Basically consisting of a lightweight, full-size bike frame with foldable pedals and a quick release, fold-flat handlebar mechanism, none of this is exactly rocket science. It's just a clever approach to identifying and reducing the sticking points that make regular bikes harder to carry and more of a pain in the ass to store. (For a retrofit system for installing foldable handlebars, check out the Flipphandle .)...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/bikes/graham-hills-full-size-fo...

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