Bargain fork upgrade from Tesco?

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Brock, 25 Aug 2007.

  1. Brock

    Brock Senior Member

  2. Mr Phoebus

    Mr Phoebus New Member

    Do you have to stick a pound coin in?
  3. stephec

    stephec Legendary Member

    Is it carbon or alloy, Or do they keep it real with steel?

    Pulling a wheelie could be a bit of a problem though.

  4. Dayvo

    Dayvo Just passin' through

    He must be off his trolley: or he will be when he has to apply the brakes suddenly! ;)
  5. Mr Phoebus

    Mr Phoebus New Member

    They do an amphibious version too, I've seen a few of those in the river by me.
  6. There's a sign in the carpark of the Tesco near me, saying that if you cross the painted line a brake will apply to one of the trolley wheels, meaning you can't push it or steer it.
  7. Is there a special checkout line/till for these?
  8. Yeah I hadn't thought of using it inside the store.

    As supermarkets get bigger, it'll take too long to walk along the aisles, but with this...
  9. hope it hasn't got a Motspur Park

  10. Keith Oates

    Keith Oates Janner

    Penarth, Wales
    Just think, if you went over some glass you'd have five punctures to repair!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  11. Mr Phoebus

    Mr Phoebus New Member

    I'd have one, but knowing my luck I'd get one with a shakey wheel. ;)
  12. mondobongo

    mondobongo Über Member

    Must have found the only trolley in tesco without a wonky wheel!
  13. from The Meaning Of Liff and related to my post...

    "MOTSPUR (n.)
    The fourth wheel of a supermarket trolley which looks identical to the other tree but renders the trolley completely uncontrollable." (sic)

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