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SKS Customer Support... Awesome!

As the title of this blog entry suggests, I can sum up my impressions of SKS customer support in just one word: Awesome!

Regular readers may recall that we had a bit of an issue with our new SKS RaceBlade Long during their inaugural weekend at the Georgia Tandem Rally; … 397 more words

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Post Script: Tandems & Forks...

Back in March I wrote a piece on tandems and composite forks after I’d been asked a question about forks by a reader.  The question was prompted by the reader’s impressions after seeing… 1,471 more words

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Schwalbe Ultremo ZX 28mm on Triplet: Impressions

Last August I decided to do a little tire testing and purchased two sets of Schwalbe (shval-beh) Ultremo ZX tires from Wiggle; a set of 25mm for the Calfee and a set 0f 28mm for the triplet. 492 more words

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SKS Mud Guards... Follow-up

Well, the installation of the mud guards apparently appeased the weather gods at this year’s Georgia Tandem Rally.

The triplet was fitted with an SKS 28mm “Longboard” mud guard over the rear wheel and an SKS Racerblade Long mud guard had to be used over the front wheel in order to pass through the Shimano DuraAce caliper brake. 793 more words

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Mud guards and bikes that aren’t designed with mud guards in mind

This is essentially a follow-on to my mud guard article from last week.

The older and wiser I become the more I come to realize that I may have been, in effect, chasing windmills for the past 40 years. 365 more words