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SRAM X.0 + Jtek Shiftmate Straight (3rd Follow-Up)

OK.  We’ve put quite a few more hilly miles on the SRAM X.O + Jtek Shiftmate Straight adapter since Update #2.  I’d like to say that it was still “perfect” but, that’s not quite the case.   Now, it’s not … Continue reading

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The Entry Level Tandem Price Gap

In my “pulse of the tandem market” update, I mentioned the entry-level tandem price gap and that bears some additional discussion, because it’s an interesting situation. Here’s the deal, if you’ve budgeted $3,500 or so for a new tandem the … Continue reading

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Taking the Pulse of the Tandem Community

Some of the folks who are regular readers of Tandem@Hobbes, Double_Forte@YahooGroups, GA_Peaches@YahooGroups, and BikeForums.net may have noticed that I did not conduct a tandem enthusiast poll this past winter.  It was an intentionally omission, i.e., I just didn’t feel like … Continue reading

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