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Old 08-31-16, 04:41 AM
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Old 08-31-16, 05:32 AM
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My bikes are tools, and stay in the garage.
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My bikes are tools, and stay in the garage.
I can't imagine subjecting mine to that.
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I was thinking for people who live in the city and have a small house (no where to store a bike). Thanks anyway
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Somewhere in here there are some good threads showcasing where people store their bikes. Have you looked at some of those?
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What is an A level DT? My 10 bikes go in the garage. I put together a pallet and side braces to roll in about 4 bikes from each side.
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I am currently in the research phase of my A-Level DT. I am planning on designing and producing a bike storage solution. I think at the moment that the bike will be elevated off the floor to increase usable surface area but also to show off your pride and joy in the best orientation to make your bike into art. I would really appreciate as many responses to this questionnaire as possible. Any extra recommendations would be really useful (as I won't have thought about them). Please email me at: [email protected]

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Technically surveys go in a specific forum, but I'll play just because I know my answers are not going to be what you want to hear.


Age:28

What do you use your bike for?

(Commuting) (Sport) (Leisure)

How often?

(Every day)

I'm answering the numbered questions as 1 = not important and 5 = very important.

1. How important would you say that keeping the bike out of the way is?

(1)

2. How important are the aesthetics of the product?

(0)

3. How important is it to you to remain clean when storing your bike?

(1)

4. How important would you say that ease and speed of access/use is?

(4)

5. How many bikes would you like to be able to store on the product?

(2)

6. What material is your bike made from?

(STEEL) (ALUMINIUM)

7. At the moment how do you store your bike?

(OUTSIDE [Including garage] ) (In my garage hanging from the wall.)

8. What is the weight of your bike? in kg? I don't freaking know. My surly is probably 30 pounds, 35 when I put the pannier on it with the chain.

(<7) (7-8) (8-9) (10-11) (11-12) (12-13) (13<) ??

9. What price range would you recommend? In ?

(>200) This bothers me. You're using the "greater than" sign when you want the "less than" sign.

10. What type of bike do you have? I have 6 bikes. 3 road, 2 mountain, and one cruiser

11. What sort of materials would you like to see it made out of?

(Hardwood)

Thanks again, you really have helped! Who knows, if this goes well it might be up for sale in the future!
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What is an A level DT?
Really bad delirium tremens.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delirium_tremens
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Against the woodworking bench in the middle of my kitchen; where else would I park it?
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