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Manfred Tinebor

Not repairable! :-(((

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Taken: August 23, 2011
Uploaded: August 28, 2011
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  • Okinew (Private)
    10 years 3 months ago
    What a strange breakage!
    It's similar to lacerated fibers.
    Tell something.
    • Manfred Premium user Germany (Private)
      10 years 3 months ago
      Yes, it's a strange breakage.  
      Before the breakage I heard creaking noises when cycling uphill.  
      First came the sounds only, when I pressed the left pedal. A little bit later it creaked too by pressing the right pedal. After 600 km of PBP I rode on a slightly sloping road with good cover. My speed was about about 50 km/h when it crashed and the rear wheel blocked. The right chain stay was broken!  
      As the result, the carbon-rear-wheel and the rear-derailleur were destroyed.  
      The frame material is carbon. On the foto you see the broken carbon fibers.
      • Okinew (Private)
        10 years 3 months ago
        It's very insulting!
        But you were the participant, Manfred, the main thing your foot was restored during the short period of time.

         
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