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themadman wrote in post #14607718external link
He could buy almost 4 laptops for the price of a D800 :p

Who the hell needs 4 laptops? :lol::p;)

Post #5926, Jun 20, 2012 16:22:23


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themadman wrote in post #14607715external link
What comments?

I see they have been turned off. The comments were flying in about an hour ago, had 10k's worth before they were shut off.

Post #5927, Jun 20, 2012 16:22:24


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Really???

Aston Martin Designs Limited Edition ‘Superbikes’ costs $39,000

IMAGE: http://editorial.designtaxi.com/news-bike200612/1.jpg

In a collaboration with bike company Factor Bikes, Aston Martin has designed a limited edition ‘superbike’ called the ‘One-77 Cycle’—that has been given the same name as the sports car maker’s most advance car model, the ‘One-77’.

Dubbed as ‘the world’s most technologically advanced road bicycle’ by the company, the bicycle features a data logging system that provides over ‘100 channels of performance feedback’ such as crank torque, leg power and crank force for both legs.

It is also able to provide other measurements such as acceleration, wasted leg power and rear wheel speed, and the traditional measurements like speed, heart rate and GPS location.

The One-77 Cycle is made with a carbon frame—that can be painted in seven exclusive Aston Martin colors—with ‘hand-stitched’ saddle and handlebars reflecting Aston Martin’s elegant craftsmanship.

However, just like the car, the One-77 Cycle does not come cheap—it cost around US$39,000 for one bicycle—with only 77 such bikes being made.

http://www.factorbikes​.com/astonmartin/index​.htmlexternal link

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Post #5928, Jun 20, 2012 16:23:00


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Post #5929, Jun 20, 2012 16:25:15


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jdizzle wrote in post #14607721external link
Hi Will! How are things with you? Busy as usual,eh?

Ya... I turned in a 28 page brief to my boss today and hopefully will finish writing another one today :( Damn you USPTO! Who do you reject our patents?!

jdizzle wrote in post #14607725external link
Who the hell needs 4 laptops? :lol::p;)

I have 3... my wife has 3... :lol:

EDIT: So no one needs 4! :D

Chet wrote in post #14607726external link
I see they have been turned off. The comments were flying in about an hour ago, had 10k's worth before they were shut off.

Ah, I c.

Post #5930, Jun 20, 2012 16:26:36


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vipergts831 wrote in post #14607732external link
Really???

Aston Martin Designs Limited Edition ‘Superbikes’ costs $39,000

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In a collaboration with bike company Factor Bikes, Aston Martin has designed a limited edition ‘superbike’ called the ‘One-77 Cycle’—that has been given the same name as the sports car maker’s most advance car model, the ‘One-77’.

Dubbed as ‘the world’s most technologically advanced road bicycle’ by the company, the bicycle features a data logging system that provides over ‘100 channels of performance feedback’ such as crank torque, leg power and crank force for both legs.

It is also able to provide other measurements such as acceleration, wasted leg power and rear wheel speed, and the traditional measurements like speed, heart rate and GPS location.

The One-77 Cycle is made with a carbon frame—that can be painted in seven exclusive Aston Martin colors—with ‘hand-stitched’ saddle and handlebars reflecting Aston Martin’s elegant craftsmanship.

However, just like the car, the One-77 Cycle does not come cheap—it cost around US$39,000 for one bicycle—with only 77 such bikes being made.

Oh Aston Martin... they sell a Toyota/Scion iQ (rebadged) for $45k+ :lol:

Scion iQ - $16k
Aston Martin Cygnet - $45k+

WTF Aston Martin?

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Post #5931, Jun 20, 2012 16:28:59


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jdizzle wrote in post #14607725external link
Who the hell needs 4 laptops? :lol::p;)

one for the car, one set up next to the toilet, one in the shower, and one for backup!!  :p

Post #5932, Jun 20, 2012 16:31:38


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vipergts831 wrote in post #14607732external link
Really???

Aston Martin Designs Limited Edition ‘Superbikes’ costs $39,000

QUOTED IMAGE

In a collaboration with bike company Factor Bikes, Aston Martin has designed a limited edition ‘superbike’ called the ‘One-77 Cycle’—that has been given the same name as the sports car maker’s most advance car model, the ‘One-77’.

Dubbed as ‘the world’s most technologically advanced road bicycle’ by the company, the bicycle features a data logging system that provides over ‘100 channels of performance feedback’ such as crank torque, leg power and crank force for both legs.

It is also able to provide other measurements such as acceleration, wasted leg power and rear wheel speed, and the traditional measurements like speed, heart rate and GPS location.

The One-77 Cycle is made with a carbon frame—that can be painted in seven exclusive Aston Martin colors—with ‘hand-stitched’ saddle and handlebars reflecting Aston Martin’s elegant craftsmanship.

However, just like the car, the One-77 Cycle does not come cheap—it cost around US$39,000 for one bicycle—with only 77 such bikes being made.

http://www.factorbikes​.com/astonmartin/index​.htmlexternal link

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There was an american bicycle company back in the 90s that sold a $25,000 mtb (didn't even have disc breaks or suspension forks back then). It was almost completely made out of some rare earth metal... Beryllium I think.

Post #5933, Jun 20, 2012 16:33:30


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themadman wrote in post #14607750external link
I have 3... my wife has 3... :lol:

EDIT: So no one needs 4! :D

Hoarder!!! :p

Post #5934, Jun 20, 2012 16:34:18


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themadman wrote in post #14607764external link
Oh Aston Martin... they sell a Toyota/Scion iQ (rebadged) for $45k+ :lol:

Scion iQ - $16k
Aston Martin Cygnet - $45k+

WTF Aston Martin?

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http://www.roadandtrac​k.com ...1_gallery_image_lar​ge.jpgexternal link
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:lol::lol::lol::lol:

Post #5935, Jun 20, 2012 16:34:38


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MOkoFOko wrote in post #14607786external link
There was an american bicycle company back in the 90s that sold a $25,000 mtb (didn't even have disc breaks or suspension forks back then). It was almost completely made out of some rare earth metal... Beryllium I think.

Crazy. I am intrigued now as to which company and if an image exists somewhere of it...

Post #5936, Jun 20, 2012 16:35:13


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vipergts831 wrote in post #14605480external link
Ethan get on STRAVA and make life easier for all ;) You will like it. Trust me :D Very nice ride though. 1200 feet of climbing in 7 miles!. Well done sir!

Done! :) I'm glad that they have an Android app, and that I was able to import yesterday's data. http://app.strava.com/​rides/11324947external link

DTBaan wrote in post #14605935external link
ahhh Ethan joined the bike club :P

:D I figured I might as well; the bike was free.

Post #5937, Jun 20, 2012 16:41:21


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EthanPierce wrote in post #14607817external link
Done! :) I'm glad that they have an Android app, and that I was able to import yesterday's data. http://app.strava.com/​rides/11324947external link

:D I figured I might as well; the bike was free.

Not an easy ride the one you did yesterday! Good stuff man!

Post #5938, Jun 20, 2012 16:43:22


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themadman wrote in post #14607750external link
Ya... I turned in a 28 page brief to my boss today and hopefully will finish writing another one today :( Damn you USPTO! Who do you reject our patents?!

I have 3... my wife has 3... :lol:

EDIT: So no one needs 4! :D

Ah, I c.

Whatda? 3 laptops each? :confused: :lol:

At any given time, I've had 2 at most... and 1 of them is dying. :lol:

Post #5939, Jun 20, 2012 16:53:50


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vipergts831 wrote in post #14607796external link
Crazy. I am intrigued now as to which company and if an image exists somewhere of it...

Of course. I have an old advertisement clipping from a magazine, which I've saved for many years. Maybe I'll take a picture of it and post it if you're a good boy :cool:

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