Will New Hi-Tech Steel Grade Revolutionize Frame Production in Europe?

DUISBURG, Germany – Is there a solution for the major problem that the rocketing e-bike sales in Europe is facing? That problem is in the limited availability of aluminum frames. Production in Europe has to increase; and fast. But starting (robotized) production of alloy frames is complicated. Steel is much easier to process. However, there’s no going back to chromoly tubing. Is a new highly durable steel grade with higher strength and stiffness than aluminum with the forming capabilities of carbon offering the solution?
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Blubrake Integrates ABS Into Bike Frame

BERGAMO, Italy – Bluebrake introduces an invisible anti-lock braking system (ABS) which is fully integrated into a bike frame. “ABS is essential for the safety of light electric mobility vehicles,” said blubrake GM Fabio Todeschini. “We are certain it will become the benchmark for e-bike brands.”
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HYC Launches Recyclable Thermoplastic Frame Technology

TAIPEI, Taiwan – Displaying fully automatic frame production in combination with a hundred percent recyclable material made Hsin Yung Chien Co., Ltd. (HYC) one of the remarkable exhibitors at this year’s Taipei Cycle Show. The frames are mainly made of recyclable plastics.
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