BontRager T100 Alzheimer’s fix

What?         Well, it’s like this.

I set up a new WiFi T100 on the Brompton yesterday and a quick check showed speed readings although it seemed to be speed reading a bit high.  However,  today the T100 did not work.  The screen lit up but nothing that should come from the sensor registered.  Checked the sensor distance to magnet on the spoke and it was OK.  Checked the T100 “manual” which is a sheet of paper with simple pictures – distances within spec.  Also checked the internet and found on a general cycle web site that the distance, magnet to sensor, should be within 3-5mm – and it is.  Checked the magnet lines up with the white line on the sensor – it does.  Opened up the sensor and found a small battery and pulled it out.  OK, which way does it go back in?  Can’t remember!  Where is the plus or minus sign on the fittings to tell me?  There isn’t one.

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Cycling in Tasmania and, maybe, beyond

This is the post excerpt.

Well, this year I will be continuing to aim at cycling 100+ kilometers each week.  In 2017 100k did not occur every week but it is good to have a target to aim at.

I think in modern parlance I have an aspiration – something that sounds good to tell people about but which you know you will not meet !  We shall see.