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How is the Titanium used in Bicycle Industry?

How is the Titanium used in Bicycle Industry?

Titanium was used in bicycle and wheelchair frames in the mid-1980s. Titanium applications are growing rapidly, but just as these small markets are starting to heat up, they are slowing down worldwide. Bicycle Frames In the past few years, due to defense cuts and fluctuating aircraft industry, three American companies producing Ti-3Al-2.5V tubes have moved to the bicycle industry. However, the world produces a 3AI-2.5V bike frame that is less than the titanium (130t) used in three Boeing 747s. Currently,…

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