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Old 04-03-09, 08:03 PM   #1
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Packing a Tikit?

I am having trouble packing my Tikit. I can't get the overfold to occcur with the fork turned toward the rear derailleur. Any tips will be greatly appreciated.
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Old 04-04-09, 08:56 AM   #2
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1-800-777-0258 - 24/7 tech support from Bike Friday available to you with a phone call....

I haven't put my Tikit in a suitcase so I can't give you any tips myself.
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I talked to them yesterday...
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I don't know if this helps, but I found this video...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6m29V31VgfI
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I talked to them yesterday...
and they were unable to resolve your issue?
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The advice was take off the front brake-which worked. The rear der. is a D/A, but the front brake, a KCNC, instead of straddling it was contacting the rear der. preventing the overfold and making the bike sit too high in the case. I am leaving for Israel on Thursday and the bike is packed. When I get back, I will try another fr. brake and see if the KCNC is a bad match with the Tikit when packed.
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I don't know if this helps, but I found this video...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6m29V31VgfI
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