Manufacturer of e-bikes equipped with a patent-pending frame of aircraft-grade aluminum

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Made to be light as a feather, this Viks from Estonian designer Indrek Narusk uses a carbon-fiber frame to dump the weight down to 10 kg. The Carbon takes the dual-tube design to the pinnacle with hand-crafted parts made especially for the new frame. Each part and weld are made to last a lifetime and beyond. Backed up by a Gates Carbon belt drive and a wheelset from Aerospoke, its speed personified and poetry in motion. The Viks Carbon features…

A trio of entrepreneurs from San Francisco has created a Ronin bicycle prototype using material of the frame – sheet metal. This frame is held together by “rivets and glue” and it boasts the elegance and clean lines. The frame itself weighs less then1.4 kg. There are carbon-fiber bikes, bamboo bikes, wooden bikes, but that firm in San Francisco has its hand-folded sheet metal bikes. After some experiments using heavy stock paper, the current prototype was built out of 0.6…