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    Chainless bicycle - GIF

    A chainless bicycle with a set of hypoid gears on the pedal side and straight bevel gears on the rear wheel side.




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    The power losses in running 2 geared drives and a universal joint would make this a pain to ride. If it were geared low enough for ease of starting then it would be a slow trip anywhere

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    A lot of work to avoid a chain on a sprocket rocket. I had only one gear & it was hard work but cheaper than a Jym for exercise.My one was way better than another i bought as a kid which was a fixed wheel=that was a real pain to stop.


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