Granite Design have added two very small however very helpful gadgets to their portfolio. The Cricket Bell is an under-bar mounted bike bell that has two modes; a steady “cowbell” mode and a single hit “ding” mode. There’s additionally a brand new quick-release cycle laptop mount that replaces the top-cap of the SWAT instrument system. Let’s take a more in-depth take a look at the 2.
Granite Cricket Bell
Granite Design needed to make an efficient however minimalist bike bell that integrates neatly into any handlebar setup. The Cricket Bell is what they got here up with. Its under-bar mounted design makes it stand out lower than a standard bike bell would, conserving the highest of your cockpit trying clear.
This placement additionally makes it good and ergonomic, with the set off articulating forwards and towards the bar, fairly than downwards. This, I reckon, might be extra snug to your wrist and certain simpler to achieve in case you ever have to ding it in a rush.
The good factor in regards to the Granite Cricket Bell is you can run it in two completely different modes. You may run it as a daily bell, hitting the set off as soon as for one easy “ding”. Or, you may pull the bell down, away from its clamp barely, to activate the “cowbell” steady mode.
The continual mode might be helpful in case you’re meandering previous a number of riders and walkers on a large multi-use path, or in case you’re travelling down a windy gravel path and also you need to alert different customers of that very same that you simply’re coming.
That stated, in neither of these eventualities is the Cricket Bell a substitute for frequent courtesy, after all. We should count on different riders or walkers to be round that blind bend, and experience safely with different people in thoughts always.
Granite Scope Pc Mount for SWAT Customers
The Granite Scope converts your SWAT Conceal Carry instrument top-cap to a quick-release mount to your onboard laptop. Beforehand, it was inconceivable to mount your cycle laptop to the top-cap of the SWAT system. The Granite Scope modifications that, and is appropriate with Garmin, Wahoo and Bryton computer systems.
The Scope Mount might be put in rapidly and simply at dwelling with none specialist instruments and with none interference with the SWAT system.
Pricing & Availability
Each the Granite Cricket Bell and the Granite Scope Mount for the SWAT instrument retail at $20.99 a bit. The latter isn’t accessible till April 20th.