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    Topolino Goes to Germany

    Come see the world's lightest everyday wheelchair wheels in action at REHACARE! Visit BOOTH #3E04 in HALL 3 to see and try Topolino wheels firsthand - September 21-24 in Dusseldorf, Germany.
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    Perhaps this diagram helps explains things a bit...

    Perhaps this diagram helps explains things a bit better? Our wheels (both wheelchair and cycling) our made from two composite halfs, that are comprised of half the hub and the spokes molded together....
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    Excellent question! If you do happen to break a...

    Excellent question! If you do happen to break a spoke (and it doesn't happen very often), we replace the wheel half. If it's within our 1 year warranty - no problem. If it's after our warranty, it's...
  4. 2011 ESPY award: Best Female Athlete with a Disability

    Best Female Athlete with a Disability was won by Mallory Weggemann, swimming.

    Though neither Tatyana McFadden or Allison Jones won, they're ALL champions in our book!
  5. Topolino, Tatyana & Allison Tonight at the ESPYs

    Topolino, Tatyana & Allison Tonight at the ESPYs
    http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-SQgFVjhEC9A/Th3vNNIaQ4I/AAAAAAAAANE/Pbca-uMWGoM/s1600/tatyana_allison.jpg

    Good luck to Tatyana McFadden and Allison...
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    The rims are custom made to our unique design and...

    The rims are custom made to our unique design and patented profile, ensuring perfect alignment with our spokes.
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    Topolino Launches New Red Wheel!

    Topolino Technology announces the world's lightest wheelchair wheels are finally now available with RED accents.

    Topolino’s CarbonCore™ wheels are 20% lighter any other wheels currently on...
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    Building the Best Ultralight

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    Wheelchair wheels aren't just for going round - they are a critical component of the wheelchair ride, especially when choosing ultralight wheelchair frames. Read more about their benefits, and...
  9. Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. If...

    Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. If it's not covered under our one year warranty, it is $95 to change the wheel half with the broken spoke, and we do it here at our factory in Bethel, CT.
  10. Nice to hear. Our wheels can be trued and...

    Nice to hear. Our wheels can be trued and serviced (not that they will need it) by any reputable bike shop. We use standard sized nipples that fit a bike shop's spoke wrench - just like our cycling...
  11. We are happy to have you try out our wheels at...

    We are happy to have you try out our wheels at the Abilities Expo! We'll have an assortment at the show and will try to include a 559 set as well.

    Our wheels take a standard 1/2" axle, so we are...
  12. Excellent question! Our wheels are actually made...

    Excellent question! Our wheels are actually made from two composite halves, with the spokes bonded as part of the complete half. This actually reduces the number of separate parts, and makes for an...
  13. That's great to hear! Our Founder and Head...

    That's great to hear! Our Founder and Head Engineer Rafe Schlanger will be presenting as well, on Saturday:

    12:30pm - 1:30pm
    Reinventing the Wheelchair Wheel
    Rafe Schlanger, President & Founder,...
  14. Stephen212, Is there anything in particular you...

    Stephen212, Is there anything in particular you need or are looking for?
  15. Come Visit Topolino at Abilities Expo May 20-22

    Looking forward to seeing and meeting everyone at the NY/NJ Abilities Expo next weekend! Come out and see the new Topolino wheels, in black and RED!

    Abilities Expo
    Booth 524
    May 20-22
    NJ...
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    Noted - and thank you for the feedback. Don't...

    Noted - and thank you for the feedback. Don't worry about repeating yourself. We welcome the feedback, all which will help our engineers move this and other new product developments forward!
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    Topolino in Red, Coming Soon!

    What do you think of the new RED color scheme? Coming soon from Topolino, the WXR2.5! Check out the Topolino album for better quality photos, and let us know what you think.
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    Topolino's 4tab handrim is hard anodized...

    Topolino's 4tab handrim is hard anodized aluminum, lightweight and not coated, if you are interested. Natural Fit and PushBlax should soon be offering 4tab versions of their pushrims as well.
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    Mavic Crossmax

    Very cool! Topolino doesn't make an Enduro / Crossmax comparable model... yet. But it is something I'm sure the engineers are considering for the near future!
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    Abilities Expo Los Angeles Apr 15-17

    For those in the Los Angeles area, come see the latest new products at the Abilities Expo April 15 - 17th, at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

    Workshops, events, and the opportunity to see some...
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    weight weight don't tell me...

    1900g? I hope that's for both wheels. A Topolino 559 pair is 1170g! (without handrims).

    Nice photos of the Mavic hubs, by the way..
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    Crazy Spaniards giving our wheels a good test?...

    Crazy Spaniards giving our wheels a good test? Bring them on!
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    Topolino engineers are always working on new...

    Topolino engineers are always working on new product ideas and designs, including different spoke count, configuration, and material color schemes. While they won't reveal their specific plans just...
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    "because standard wire wheels just suck" Great...

    "because standard wire wheels just suck"
    Great quote, we couldn't have said it any better. Let us know how things roll with the wheels, and keep them spinning!
  25. Topolino's Reviewed in New Mobility

    Check out the article by the 'Wheelchair Junkie' Mark E. Smith, on current wheel technology, including Topolino - in the December issue of New Mobility!
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