Thursday, March 27, 2008

Bike Bits

Little things can mean a lot. I was replacing the brake levers on Aimee's tri bike. She didn't like the ultra aero Vision Tech levers. I had a spare set but was missing this part. I went to Bike Authority to pick up some parts I ordered and showed Mike what I needed.

It's not that big. He knew exactly what I needed. He had one in the parts bin of the workshop.


This little piece of metal, not medal, saved me anywhere from $20 - $40. That is why you should support your local bike shop (LBS). You can't get that type of service from the internet. I would have had to order a complete set of levers.

That little part has solidified my support of Bike Authority. They not only sponsor my team, Snakebite Racing, but they also make sure my......

Game Is On

3 comments:

TriSaraTops said...

BA rocks!

Love those dudes. Really need to take Arcaro out there for a tuneup!

Feel It: The Factory Rider said...

Dude-
work on your finger modeling.

Anonymous said...

wow. a bike shop had a spare ferrule. that is SO superior to anywhere else.