Training & Nutrition - skewer for cycleops fluid trainer
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08-15-06, 12:51 PM
Possibly getting a used cycleops fluid trainer from a guy, but he does not have the skewer that comes with it. Do I need to use a particular type of skewer for the trainer, or is it possible to use any old generic one? It's a good deal, but maybe not so good if I end up having to scour the internet for a single little part.
08-15-06, 12:59 PM
Just use a generic skewer. Don't use a lightweight one or one with plastic ends or one that you want to look pretty. Get the trainer!
08-15-06, 01:29 PM
Cool. thanks for the heads-up. Just need to find a round-headed skewer. The guy never really used it, and is asking about a hundred bucks for it, which seemed like a pretty good deal.
08-22-06, 08:25 PM
Yep.. just use a metal skewer with a nice tapered round edge and it will work fine.
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