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A (minor-ish) Disaster

July 23rd, 2021 No comments

Raffi was drop-shipped from Italy, where Di Blasi tricycles are made, to me in the USA, arriving in perfect condition in a surprisingly small carton, thanks to his compact fold. The transaction seemed a risky business, but went very well, and it was possible to ride immediately. Out of the box!

Cracked and split.
Above, the raw edge where the clip,
which is meant to hold the battery in place,
has broken off.

However, three rides in, disaster struck. The mounting plate into which the Di Blasi battery slides and clips cracked and broke — making it impossible to use. After three rides. Read more…

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