Re: [CR]Flash!!! Sewups are repairable!

Example: Events:Cirque du Cyclisme:2002

Date: Fri, 27 Jun 2003 14:44:40 -0700 (PDT)
From: Tom James <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Flash!!! Sewups are repairable!
To: "Anderson, Robert" <>, "''" <>
In-Reply-To: <>

What do you use: "speedy stitcher (an awl type sewing device)" - what devise?

--- "Anderson, Robert" wrote:

> Greeting listmembers, I've been lurking for several

\r?\n> months. I'm choosing

\r?\n> this for my inaugural post since it's a subject

\r?\n> close to my heart. I always

\r?\n> repair tubulars, but then I patch innertubes, too.

\r?\n> IMO, the three vital tools for tubular repair are:


\r?\n> 1. seam ripper (from a sewing store)

\r?\n> 2. speedy stitcher (an awl type sewing device)

\r?\n> 3. curved-nose hemostat (handy for holding the edges

\r?\n> together as you sew)


\r?\n> I usually do repairs in front of the TV, so it's not

\r?\n> a total waste of time.


\r?\n> Rob Anderson

\r?\n> Brooklyn, NY