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Kickstands???(5 posts)

Kickstands???D Bris
Aug 28, 2002 5:57 PM
<< pause while laughter subsides >>

While riding over the weekend I saw a bike with what I thought was a kickstand that mounted to the chainstay, at the rear, and apparently folded forward along the underside of the chainstay when not in use.

Was I imagining this or is this for real? If so, any idea who makes it and where I could get one?

Thanks.
re: Kickstands???Akirasho
Aug 28, 2002 6:38 PM
... might be a Tranz X model... available through your LBS from QBP... I've seen said mounted on Police/Ranger rigs... and even bought one for a recumbent (it needs to be modified). I believe that it's been marketed under several different labels (Cannondale Coda had one just like it a few years ago).

Some models can fold either way... others fold back (when extended, their balance point is on a line near the rear axle.

We abide.

Remain In Light.
We don' need no STINKIN Kickstands!!(nm)Alexx
Aug 29, 2002 4:17 AM
Can you get one in Ti? ;-)grzy
Aug 29, 2002 3:57 PM
It would be just the ticket for my rig......perhaps a holster for the 12 gauge also?
Carbon. Waaaay tricker looking! : ) nmjtolleson
Sep 1, 2002 1:30 PM