Love your T-Deal with wrenches however want they had been a bit of extra versatile? That’s the place the brand new T-Approach from Abbey Bike Instruments is available in. No stranger to elevating the widespread bike instrument (like their 4-Approach wrench), the T-Approach is Abbey’s tackle the widespread T-Deal with wrench of their typical obsessively exact method.
Crafted from the identical chrome steel used for his or her Crombie instrument heads, the T-Approach is designed to be extra sturdy than the 4-Approach for fixed store or touring mechanic use. After we first noticed the instruments at Sea Otter, Abbey was nonetheless attempting to determine on the ultimate knurling sample for the grip. Based on their publish on fb, the ultimate determination was impressed by suggestions from John Corridor, going with one of many finer patterns. Initially it feels easy to the contact, but it surely’s stunning grippy once you put stress on it.
The instruments on show on the present had been a part of a collaboration with SRAM, therefore the crimson accent on the high. The manufacturing instruments will carry the traditional Abbey Device inexperienced proven above.
In terms of the precise configuration of the bits, you might have a number of choices. Two inventory bit configurations can be supplied with both 4, 5 & T25 or 5, 6, & T25 bits glued in place for $60. A 3rd choice provides you the selection of three customized bit decisions, additionally glued in for $65.
Lastly, you may order the instrument with 10 bits and magnetic sockets so you may swap the bits as you please. The bit holder can also be magnetic so you may mount it to your work stand, bench, and so forth. This feature will increase the worth to $120.
There could also be a number of instruments left from the primary batch, however in any other case, Abbey is taking pre-orders for the second batch which is able to begin delivery in July. Based mostly on the primary spherical, these will most likely go fast.