Gallery: 7 Tricked-Out Bike Projects to Inspire the Cyclist in You

Sometimes not wanting to get back on the bicycle is as uncomplicated as having a sore rear end from all the bumps hit along the way, but Tortola's amazing Roundtail bicycle reduces these painful vibrations by as much as 50 times. How does it work? The shock of impacts is transferred to two hollow round tubes at the back of the bicycle, where conventionally, designers have triangles. It's quite expensive, but who can put a price on a bruise-free bum?

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  1. bamboojo November 29, 2011 at 9:18 am

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