Monday, March 24, 2008

Giant Carbon Fiber Costs

I obtained a nice newspaper clipping a while back. It gives clue to why carbon fiber is expensive and how bigger carbon frame manufacturers like Giant (literally a Giant) have a better hold of the material. The most interesting element I thought was C-Tech's President Kuan Cheng, a former Rocket Scientist, remarking how making bicycles is in someways more complicated than making rockets! Well read on...

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