Patent Number: 6,168,179

Title: Bicycle frame assembly having wooden appearance and enhanced mechanical properties

Abstract: A bicycle frame assembly comprises a main frame formed of a plurality of tubular bodies, a front fork, and a handlebar. The tubular bodies of the main frame, the front fork and the handlebar are partially or entirely covered with a wooden layer formed of a wood or bamboo film. The wooden layer is covered with a protective layer of a glass fiber material preimpregnated with epoxy resin.

Inventors: Yu; Kuo-Pin (Feng Yaun City, Taichung Hsien, TW)


International Classification: B62K 19/00 (20060101); B62K 19/02 (20060101); B62K 19/04 (20060101); B62K 19/16 (20060101); B62K 003/04 (); B62K 019/02 (); B62K 019/14 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018