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Is this the honda mech in a box patent?

Discussion in 'Downhill & Freeride' started by wysiwyg, Nov 27, 2005.

  1. wysiwyg

    wysiwyg Monkey

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    It is, when you click on Bibliographic Data it says the applicant is Honda.
     
  3. MtnbikeMike

    MtnbikeMike Turbo Monkey

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    You can see a derailluer in fig. 4.
     
  4. wysiwyg

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    Oh i, d'oh.

    I knew it was honda, but couldnt see the mech.

    Cheers.
     
  5. dw

    dw Wiffle Ball ninja

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    Hayes, Petespeed and Honda all have applied for "derialleur in a box" patents. Will be interesting to see how it all plays out.
     
  6. wysiwyg

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    a what in a box, a derialleur?

    you gone all aussie on us?
     
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    Isen't the Hayes the petespeed?
     
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    Hayes bought "Petespeed" from Be One.
     
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    My X.0 came in a fancy box, does that count?
     
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    zedro Turbo Monkey

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    and didn't BCD have his own version, and probably some others?
     
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    Yes.
    You'll need to apply for a patent aswell if you want to keep it.
     
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    in america, we call "mechs" derailleurs...sorry if that sounded a bit white trash
     
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    Honda has a DH bike? or is this just a trans. for a future bike they might make
     
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    Just come out of a long coma?
     
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    do you live under a rock?
     
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    dw Wiffle Ball ninja

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    No, the Hayes is its own system now.
     
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    I was refering to his spelling.
     
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    we've killed the site :( apparently the patent folk cant handle the monkey
     
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    yer i noticed that while i was looking up hubs and airguns
     
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    That, my friend, is indeed a cool question to ask in this forum :p
     
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    Had great fun on this patent site- searched for people/organisations such as hayes or David Weagle;-)
    (you would of thought Giant would have done the same!)
     
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