Is this the fastest 100 % wooden bicycle on earth? - part 2

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Project by irtamos posted 05-22-2015 07:15 PM 2101 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

6 pupils in 5th year in Victor Horta school in Evere have built a unique wooden bike. Cycling legend Eddy Planckaert will try to break a record with it in late June.

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-- irtamos, Belgium

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#1 posted 05-22-2015 07:37 PM

wonderful project for your students, you are an excellent teacher and your passion to inspire their creativity is exceptional! compliments, the world needs more leaders like you!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#2 posted 05-23-2015 04:04 PM

so cool… congratulations to your students!

-- If someone tells you you have enough tools and don't need any more, stop talking to them, you don't need that kind of negativity in your life.

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#3 posted 05-23-2015 05:12 PM

They are very creative and a well done project. I hope the record falls

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#4 posted 05-24-2015 10:42 AM

Outstanding work, effort and accomplishment! Why took you so long? :-)

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 05-24-2015 11:29 AM

It’s an extremely difficult job with a lot of unexpected problems.

-- irtamos, Belgium

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#6 posted 05-26-2015 01:17 PM

Is this really the first wooden bike in the world? I’ve seen several others in the past few years.

Nevertheless, it’s still a very cool project, and you and your students have every reason to be proud of this accomplishment.

-- "woodworker with an asterisk"

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