Today almost the full (work)day it was really nice weather outside. But right on time for the ride home a thunderstorm with heavy rainfall and wind hit us. So I decided to take some indoor pics in our school and do some "Swingin' in the Rain" later...
Here it is fully stretched out:
and here it's in full swing:
That hole on the front fender was just begging for "something", this is what I found:
Oh and we had bananas for snack today. I somehow liked that sticker and as riding a swingbike is somewhat bananas I thought it would be a good fit as a
One more of the rear pivot:
The safety bolt (coming from a discarded kids trailer):
And the stress relief setup:
On thing I realized today is, that the left crank is twisted. Next time I'm on the campground (after easter) I'll have a look into my stash. I'll probably have a spare somewhere. But as this whole bike wobbles and twists in all directions as soon as the safety bolt is out you don't realize the twisted crank...
If the weather is okay tomorrow I'm considering joining the local critical mass with this thing (but first I have to repair the flat tyre that I got on my way home). I'll keep you posted...