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Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' started by yksnirk, Jan 26, 2009.
Got this in an email recently.
Hope it's in the right section:
Been hearing/reading about these for a few years now, and they've been "scheduled to be out on the market very soon" for all that time.
Wonder if they mean it this time?
Sounds like a good product but they can surely make the side walls solid, they look damn ugly like they are now.
Last I read about them they had issues with the inner struts overheating and failing when used for extended periods.
I'd dare say that the open side-walls are absolutely essential to prevent the overheating issues.
Edit: Link here. Been around in the public eye since early 2005. Otherwise known as a "Tweel".
Having solid walls would take away from the suspension effect that they indicate in FLUX's link.
Thanks for the link.