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    Senior Member brommie's Avatar
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    Airnimal invention

    Nice short video on something new they are working on at Airnimal . .


    http://www.flickr.com/photos/56904888@N08/5285690924/
    "A trip on my Brommie, -or is it the Airnimal Joey?- makes me smile. . ."

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    http://plooifiets.blogspot.com/ (Dutch)
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/plooifiets/

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    Erudite white trash lexm's Avatar
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    For my effort to marshal compelling reasons not to buy a Joey, this really isn't helping.

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    It's a bit fiddly, but I like the direction this is heading in. Kudos to Airnimal.

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    It's got electrolytes! chucky's Avatar
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    What a fiddly process.

    Last time I tried a Joey it had really skinny tires and you could just jam the rear tire in the front fork along with the front wheel (without take either wheel off). That worked pretty well.

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    Closest similar fold = Bike Friday's Pocket Bikes.

    How is removed front wheel being held to folded bike?

    Lou

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    Senior Member brommie's Avatar
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    How is removed front wheel being held to folded bike?

    Lou

    I think this part did the job . . .
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/5690488...n/photostream/
    "A trip on my Brommie, -or is it the Airnimal Joey?- makes me smile. . ."

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    http://www.flickr.com/photos/plooifiets/

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    Senior Member brommie's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by chucky View Post
    What a fiddly process.

    Last time I tried a Joey it had really skinny tires and you could just jam the rear tire in the front fork along with the front wheel (without take either wheel off). That worked pretty well.
    ???


    I don't suppose you have a picture of it?
    "A trip on my Brommie, -or is it the Airnimal Joey?- makes me smile. . ."

    http://airnimaljoey.blogspot.com/ (English)
    http://plooifiets.blogspot.com/ (Dutch)
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/plooifiets/

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    It's got electrolytes! chucky's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by brommie View Post
    ???


    I don't suppose you have a picture of it?
    Sorry, no. But it shouldn't be hard to see if you get your hands on a Joey with skinny tires.

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