Understanding China, One Blog at a Time

An American in China

Photo From the Revolution in China?

Posted by w_thames_the_d on June 26, 2011


China has a bazillion bikes and this is one of them. They cost less than twenty usa dollars and worth about half that much.They seem to be from another generation and have that Chinese design spirit, ie utilitarian mixed with ugly. The tubes are made from a clever mixture of steel and cardboard which guaranty their living beyond the first five minutes of use, anything beyond this is wondrous.

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