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by nicholasgrundy
2 Jul 2013, 6:29pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Bike Boxes; General Advice
Replies: 12
Views: 918

Re: Bike Boxes; General Advice

Eric, Mark and Rick,

thank you for all your advice. How far would I have to dismantle the bikes to use carboard boxes? I am happy to remove the wheels, rear deralilleurs, handlebars, seat posts and pedals. If I remove all of these parts won't a cardboard bike box be too big?

Nick
by nicholasgrundy
2 Jul 2013, 12:53pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Bike Boxes; General Advice
Replies: 12
Views: 918

Bike Boxes; General Advice

For the first time this year I have booked to bike boxes on easy jet flights to Italy for my and my son's road bikes. I was intending to hire bike boxes. We both have Kenises frames; he has a Racelight and I have a GF. We run our bikes with mudguards, but I was going to remove them for our holiday. ...
by nicholasgrundy
1 Oct 2010, 5:53pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: childback backtandem vs kiddi cranks
Replies: 6
Views: 1906

Re: childback backtandem vs kiddi cranks

We have four children and bought a Thorn Voyager Kiddy Back tandem when the eldest, now 15, was 5 years old. The youngest, curently 6, is now the stoker, all of the children have enjoyed being a stoker. It was reasonably expensive but the stokers cranks have holes drilled in them so that the pedals ...
by nicholasgrundy
29 Sep 2010, 11:18am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Toe clips for children's bikes
Replies: 4
Views: 2833

Toe clips for children's bikes

My son 12 year old has an Islabike. We also have a thorn Voyager kiddiback tandem on which he got used to using toe clips. He would like to have either toe clips or cleated pedals on his current bike. Are there any children's toe clips widely available and is there any recommendation as to whether c...