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'Spinner' Quadracycle for Maker Faire Figure '8' Race | by whymcycles
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'Spinner' Quadracycle for Maker Faire Figure '8' Race

Build of the last 10 days or so. Two 16" kids' bikes. Exercise seats, tiller steering..too 'quick', will have to make a cable steering set up. Used the cranks/bottom brackets as jackshaft..still will have to see if alignment of combined cranks/arms is good enough. Front Wheel Drive, rear steered. 12" wheel version to follow, with cable steering.

Enough for now..

Here it rolls with three on board.. www.flickr.com/photos/27047646@N00/8485933656/in/photostream

The Rainbow Kinetic Chicken Wheels with electrical conduit spokes were an impulse afternoon project in the summer of 2004...

Another quadracycle..? www.flickr.com/photos/28602169@N00/5398597983

nice, huh?

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Taken on May 3, 2012