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06-23-21, 06:37 PM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

:) I wouldn't do that with the $80 one!!

:)
I wouldn't do that with the $80 one!!
06-23-21, 08:39 AM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

I think it will be useless in the rain (filling...

I think it will be useless in the rain (filling with water), but for now my road bike is a 'fair weather bike'.
06-22-21, 07:59 PM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

Thanks for those pics - that's a clever spot to...

Thanks for those pics - that's a clever spot to put the bell.

For now, I have the bell near the stem - the few times I've used it, it was easy to move my hand to the top of the bar and hit the...
06-20-21, 02:03 PM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

Here's a video with good analysis of the sound...

Here's a video with good analysis of the sound from some of the bells discussed here, including the Spurcycle and Knog.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uW14Nr97DXU

I was interested in the sound...
06-19-21, 01:02 AM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

Can you post a pic, please? I'm still trying to...

Can you post a pic, please?
I'm still trying to figure out where to put the bell on my road bike, and how to orient it so it will be easy to operate..
06-18-21, 09:47 PM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

Veganbike:I prefer to buy from domestic companies...

Veganbike:I prefer to buy from domestic companies (though not much is 'Made in Canada' any more) and support better working conditions, so I accept your arguments.
I also know that while...
06-18-21, 06:26 PM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

The last time I was in a local (Victoria BC) LBS,...

The last time I was in a local (Victoria BC) LBS, they had a few bells under $20. I agree with Blakcloud that in-person buying is better than online - a 2 second test of a bell will tell you more...
06-18-21, 05:03 PM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

About bell designs- I have a no-name bell that...

About bell designs-
I have a no-name bell that I bought with the hybrid bike at the LBS years ago. It has a little handle I push (sideways) with my thumb, and it goes: "RRRRRRRINNNNNNNG" It's like...
06-18-21, 03:11 PM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

If the Spurcycle was priced reasnably, I would...

If the Spurcycle was priced reasnably, I would buy it. There's no way the cost should be more than $20 or so. It's simply an overpriced boutique item - the Gucci bag marketing model at work: charge a...
06-18-21, 02:47 PM
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Posted By VicBC_Biker

Knockoffs of that Spurcycle are available for not...

Knockoffs of that Spurcycle are available for not much money. I'll never find out if mine is as good as the Spurcycle because there is no way I'll ever spend $80 CAD on a bike bell.
:)
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