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    Yeah, I got no problem with the front legs, I...

    Yeah, I got no problem with the front legs, I could just permanently connect them together with a cord with a cinchable knot. The rear legs though would be more difficult as they have to straddle...
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    Worst case scenario if the sleeve tube wouldn't...

    Worst case scenario if the sleeve tube wouldn't hold it together I could use a piece of 550 cord from one back corner to the other and it would hold it together laterally.
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    Yeah, I wish I had an easy way to sketch...

    Yeah, I wish I had an easy way to sketch something out and upload it, but I can't even figure out how to make a new microsoft paint file on this computer.

    Basically the frame runs underneath all...
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    Thanks for helping me trouble shoot this...

    Thanks for helping me trouble shoot this everybody. Sorry for the lack of pictures, I had a couple on my computer but couldn't figure an easy way to put them in this post without uploading them.
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    Okay, I think I have come up with a reasonable...

    Okay, I think I have come up with a reasonable solution that will get it down into a pretty compact package (roughly 18" x 8" x 5" package which should fit into a carry on pretty easy).

    It's gonna...
  6. But why would you go to a DME who wouldn't get...

    But why would you go to a DME who wouldn't get you a custom fit chair?
  7. It's gonna depend on your insurance I'm sure, but...

    It's gonna depend on your insurance I'm sure, but I went most of the way through the process with Medicare last year before I realized I was like 3 months too early for the 5 year limit, but the DME...
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    Perhaps it is just my abilities making me...

    Perhaps it is just my abilities making me sanguine as well, but I agree with Rock.

    Maybe those of us with hand function are better able to sort our problems out ourselves, we have to be adaptable...
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    I have now been swimming once and plan to go back...

    I have now been swimming once and plan to go back on Thursday. I just wore a pair of swim sock type of things in addition to my suit and goggles. Probably need something with more ankle protection...
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    It's all fun and games until you get stuck in the...

    It's all fun and games until you get stuck in the mud with no treads.

    Just kidding. I'm thinking about a pair of those myself for my next tires. Tread is basically meaningless on tiny tires like...
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    I had to sell my trike because I neglected it and...

    I had to sell my trike because I neglected it and it was just slowly deteriorating as I did so. One day when I have more time I will get me a sidecar rig.

    Right now I sometimes camp, occasionally...
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    Does Medicare ever cover Smart Drive? Even for...

    Does Medicare ever cover Smart Drive? Even for quads?

    They're pretty strict about their in the house and outside of the bathroom deal, I can't see them covering it, but maybe I'm wrong.
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    I switch mine all the time as well. Because of...

    I switch mine all the time as well. Because of my order of operations getting into and out of the car they just naturally are switched every time I'm in and out. I've never noticed a difference...
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    Nice! I've had Spinergy's for almost a decade...

    Nice!

    I've had Spinergy's for almost a decade now and in the back of my mind I remember someone telling me they were a pain in the ass to properly tension. Probably just urban myth that got stuck...
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    Everyone is correct. This is a negative UA which...

    Everyone is correct. This is a negative UA which suggests you do not have an infection.
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    If disposable blue pads are what I think they are...

    If disposable blue pads are what I think they are (like chucks in the hospital?) they make washable ones which are reusable, they can be found on amazon.

    I get gloves from amazon by the case 1000...
  17. Lambertville is in New Jersey for those of you...

    Lambertville is in New Jersey for those of you like me wondering where this town of 4,000 people is.
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    Just to be clear, you're talking about the...

    Just to be clear, you're talking about the plastic spinergy spokes, not a regular metal spoke wheel, right?

    How long have you been rolling on this wheel?

    Did they just change the hub? (so the...
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    Replacing spinergy spoke?

    I saw this video

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pZSK8cGTa7s

    And the old dude in the Rocawear T-shirt has a single red spoke in his rims. It looks pretty badass.

    Anyone changed a spinergy...
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    Short answer is yes. But the good news is that...

    Short answer is yes. But the good news is that your urethra will go back to it's normal size. It also gets stretched everytime you cath (assuming you do that).

    Cystoscopy is not without risks...
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    Between the federal and state government, I got...

    Between the federal and state government, I got something like $200,000 to go to school over the past 9 years. Not having that much debt is pretty lemonadey I guess.
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    If you have sensation I certainly understand not...

    If you have sensation I certainly understand not wanting to cath.

    I'm not in your situation (T8 complete), but at times I have used suprapubic pressure to help empty my bladder. If you are...
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    It would be awesome is someone who owns the MX2...

    It would be awesome is someone who owns the MX2 could make a video showing what it can do. The only ones I've been able to find online so far are advertisements from max mobility or other DMEs...
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    5-6 mph is an easy jogging speed. I'm sure I...

    5-6 mph is an easy jogging speed. I'm sure I regularly exceed this indoors at work and I rarely if ever go down a hill/ramp at less that 6 mph. I'd estimate my average speed on a sidewalk is around...
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    Lol, sounds like you've been there. My...

    Lol, sounds like you've been there. My instructions were literally like this:

    "Push forward for the brake, push down for the gas. Okay it's 4:45, go ahead and turn onto Peachtree Street."
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