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RANS V-Rex Recumbent Bicycle

 

The RANS V Rex

RANS V-Rex

 

The V-Rex's name means "King of speed." As the big brother of the Rocket the V-Rex has several improvements. The larger 26" rear wheel provides a smoother ride and allows a huge selection of tires. Its larger diameter allows the use of standard Shimano chainrings, which improve the front shifting. Custom high-speed gearing is easier with the larger wheel. To figure gearing, the stock "26 inch" Primo is ~24+1/4". The V-Rex frame is triangulated at the bottom-bracket for greater stiffness, which improves sprinting and climbing. The components are a grade better too. Tall riders, over 6'3 or so should consider the XL frame version. The XL costs the same as the regular size though it is made in the US. For rougher roads we can set up a V-Rex with a front shock and 2" wide tires (We call it the "Gilman Special" as Mike and his wife each have one of them. They love them.) The feel and handling of the V-Rex is quite similar to the Rocket. I like 'em both.

 

RANS V Rex Recumbent

V-Rex

 

 

 

RANS V Rex in Egypt

 
 

Warren with his well traveled RANS V-Rex in Egypt

 

 

 

RANS Recumbent Bikes

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Rocket

RANS V-Rex

V-Rex

RANS Wave

Wave

RANS Tailwind

Tailwind

RANS Stratus

Stratus

RANS V2

Velocity2 (Squared)

     

Force 5 LE & XP 

Fusion

 

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