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Holzweg by Arndt Menke
"Good morning. Check out this killer wooden bike."Lance Armstrong on Twitter.
Wood frame bikes have long given way to aluminum and space age materials but designer Arndt Menke thinks we were too hasty in giving up on one of the strongest, resilient and lightweight natural materials.
This diploma thesis for designer Arndt Menke’s master’s degree demonstrates how
careful attention to wood’s natural retention, expansion and
anisotropic properties can be advantageous in design.