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1987 Kirk Precision Road Race

1987 Kirk Precision Road Race click to zoom image
1987 Kirk Precision Road Race click to zoom image
1987 Kirk Precision
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Style Frank Kirk thought up this remarkable bike while working as a designer at the Ford plant in Dagenham, England. The frame is made of cast magnesium, and was a dramatically different approach to frame design than the typical bicycle frame with round tubing. The story goes that the bumpers on the Ford Sierra were the actual inspiration.

Magnesium is one of the lightest metals by volume , although its rigidity is quite a bit lower than steel. Magnesium is inexpensive and very environmentally friendly. Kirk boasted that a cubic meter of seawater contained enough magnesium to make a bike frame (although a tremendous amount of electricity is used in the process. It takes only 8 seconds to mold one frame. Phil Anderson and other members of the TVM Sanyo team rode Kirk Precisions in the pro peloton, and the bike even made an appearance in the 1991 Tour de France.
Frame Kirk Precision Cast magnesium
Frame Number - 1093
Forks Alloy
Rear Derailleur Suntour Cyclone
Front Derailleur Suntour Cyclone
Shifters Suntour Cyclone
Chainset Suntour Supurbe Pro
TA Black Chainrings
Chain 7 speed Sachs Sedis
Freewheel Sachs Maillard 7 Speed
Headset Alloy 1"
Stem Salsa Black Steel
Handlebars 3ttt Ergo
Front Brake Sachs New Success
Rear Brake Sachs New Success
Brake Levers Sachs New Success
Rims mavic Open Pro
Front Hub Sachs New Success
Rear Hub Sachs New Success
Spokes 32
Tyres Michelin Clincher
Saddle Selle Italia Flite
Seatpost Miche
Pedals Look Arc
Grips White Tape
Miscellaneous Elite Bottle Cage
Wheel Size 700
Gearing 2x7
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