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First 100% Wooden Bike Ready to Break Record

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Bicycles are great fun to loose weight and have some regular exercise but have you seen a bicycle made 100% from wood?

SplinterBike, which has its every part made from wood, be it the wheels, frame, gears or the saddle. There is no metal, plastic or rubber; everything on the SplinterBike is wooden.


To top it all, this wooden bike is capable of doing 31mph. It took 1,000 man hours to create the SplinterBike that weighs in at 31kg. You may be thinking about how they managed the drivetrain, as a wooden chain doesn’t seem a feasible option. Its makers replaced the chain with a huge 128-tooth cog that links the chainring and the gear on the rear wheel.


SplinterBike, which has its every part made from wood, be it the wheels, frame, gears or

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