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Old 04-22-2015, 09:28 PM   #7 (permalink)
Grant-53
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A Moulton Linear II bike with a vertical wing full fairing was clocked at 50+ mph.

Back angle is related to frontal area so to reduce drag one needs to lean back as in a recumbent or lean forward as a triathlon or TT bike. The marvelous Vetter Challenge fairings are costly and a bit heavy for a human powered vehicle.

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