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    don't buy the tire mounting tool that fits in a vice

    I hear ya pal. My local wheelchair shop couldn't install my shox solid tires, so I bought a $25 tool from some place that was supposed to make mounting tires a simple chore. This cheaply made tool...
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    Thanks fu! That's exactly the type of answer I...

    Thanks fu! That's exactly the type of answer I was looking for. I was wondering if this was the next technological evolution in the wonderful world of wheelchairs. Other than carbon fiber, there...
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    Sorry guys. You must not have checked out these...

    Sorry guys. You must not have checked out these tires on the Schwalbe site. The Schwalbe Pro One tires are tubeless but not solid. They are fractionally lighter than regular air tires because you...
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    Anyone running tubeless wheelchair tires?

    Hey there.

    I was on the Schwalbe site and just discovered their Schwalbe Pro One tubeless tires. Anyone have any experience with them? Is running tubeless tires any less reliable or hard to...
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    My nearly 20 year old Top End Terminator Titanium...

    My nearly 20 year old Top End Terminator Titanium that I currently use as my indoor chair is lighter than my 2 yr. old Tilite ZRA "super lite" edition by at least 2 maybe 3lbs. What I immediately...
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    Two question: WTF was that all about??? ...and...

    Two question: WTF was that all about??? ...and since when has Bobby Boucher become disabled?



    I bought a Ti ZRA two years ago. It offers very good adjustability, and I spec'ed it out as light...
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    I really like the Genny: ...

    I really like the Genny: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OXlAXwD_KA0 although it seems like you need some trunk control which I do not have.
  8. I understood that the MV1 was made in Canada,...

    I understood that the MV1 was made in Canada, only because a Canadian car show that I watch did a segment on the vehicle several years ago. The consensus of the auto journalist was that while they...
  9. Thread: Travel pain

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    What kind of chair is that? (It looks like an...

    What kind of chair is that? (It looks like an RGK.) This is the reason I don't want to fly anywhere, because I can't handle the worrying about my chair getting messed up or lost.

    My chairs over...
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    At work, I use my cheap plastic office inbox tray...

    At work, I use my cheap plastic office inbox tray to transport stuff. It's very light with 3 raise sides and is made to be stackable with identical units. The cost was about $5 (government discount...
  11. Thread: ford fusion

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    If you can get your hands on a two door VW Golf...

    If you can get your hands on a two door VW Golf GTI, they have huge door openings that open nearly 90 degrees with a good size back seat (rear seats can fold forward) and the hatchback offers quite a...
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    I couldn't say. We really didn't talk much. I...

    I couldn't say. We really didn't talk much. I printed off the order form from Sportaid or Spinlife (can't remember). I completed it myself with no help from anybody and sent it to 3 DMEs in my...
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    My DME pushed hard for the much less popular...

    My DME pushed hard for the much less popular Rogue, and if I recall the prices were very similar to the Tilite ZRA v2 that I ended up going with. My ZRA costed a bit more only because I chose the...
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    Is the cushion exposed at all with the Glide Wear...

    Is the cushion exposed at all with the Glide Wear cover on? From the pictures I found, it kinda looks like the centre bottom of the cushion is exposed which would work well with air cushions like...
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    Stay away from Topolinos!!! I got Topolinos and...

    Stay away from Topolinos!!! I got Topolinos and they creaked horribly from day 1. My DME wouldn't do anything for me. So I had to contact the company myself. I ended up talking to the owner of...
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    Something like this would be great if it had an...

    Something like this would be great if it had an easily removable backrest: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B000AEGCQ2?psc=1
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    I honestly don't think Roho's quality is as good...

    I honestly don't think Roho's quality is as good as it was. 5 years ago I had a quadtro and I was constantly repairing it. After that, I got a single compartment High Profile Roho. It had been...
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    Kudos! That is a challenging journey.

    Unfortunately, I can't see the pics to understand what is needed, but Canadian Tire sells some pretty beefy hose clamps that would at least be better than...
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    Holy crap! In all my years, I've never seen such...

    Holy crap! In all my years, I've never seen such a thing and I've jumped off a ton of high curbs. Once when I was drunk and trying to show off, I jumped off a 3 or 4 foot high deck onto the grass...
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    I'm learning new stuff. I always thought the...

    I'm learning new stuff. I always thought the front downward bend started at the same place regardless of front approach angle, and that by choosing a 75 degree over a 90 degree simply made the chair...
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    What a shame. I have the regular Suregrip rock...

    What a shame. I have the regular Suregrip rock and push that was installed on my car just 2 years ago. While they work very well and take very little effort to engage the throttle, I would love to...
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    I'm looking for a new cushion as I'm tired of...

    I'm looking for a new cushion as I'm tired of repairing my ROHO. (It's only 2 years old and I swear I have over a dozen patches on it.)

    I was looking at the Supracor Stimulite Classic XS but this...
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    My Rohos have been getting a lot of punctures...

    My Rohos have been getting a lot of punctures lately, so I've decided to give the Supracor Stimulite Classic with the XS option a shot, but I have relaxed the fabric seat pan on both my indoor and...
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    black hockey tape
  25. I have a T4 SCI. I've been in a chair since 1989...

    I have a T4 SCI. I've been in a chair since 1989 and my backside is but skin and bones and I weigh about 180lbs. I've had issues with all kinds of shower benches with the hardware rusting out or...
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