|..thought U knew who the biggest/largest bicycle maker in...||Akirasho|
Nov 23, 2003 3:24 PM
|... the world is? By volume... if you didn't say Hero, you'd be wrong...
17,000 per day (ironically, they employ about that many workers as well)... 6,000,000 per year according to an article in C+151 (and recognized by Guiness as such since 1986)
Be the bike.
|.Never seen one (nm)||hudsonite|
Nov 23, 2003 4:33 PM
|Cheap Indian bikes...||Alexx|
Nov 24, 2003 6:01 AM
|These things are sold in England and Australia, usually at corner stores in dilapidated parts of the city. They are basically a sub-$100 bike, most being single speed.
Notice in the picture the use of oxy-acetylene welding. Also, using a bastard file to try to smooth out the lousy welds. Do you see any indication of an annealing oven? Nope.
I think that the fact they make 17000 a day says something about how long one is going to last...