Bicycle Mechanics - Has anyone found the small velo plugs to be too large?
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05-08-11, 04:40 PM
I decided to try Velo plugs. My wheels have 8mm holes, so I ordered the small (red) plugs, and even they're too large. I can't get them into the holes. I'm just wondering if I'm doing something stupid here. They should just pop in and fit snugly, right?
05-09-11, 08:06 AM
hey should just pop in and fit snugly, right?
Yes. If you can't get them in, you've probably measured incorrectly.
05-09-11, 08:13 AM
They take some persuading. Try harder.
What does your digital caliper show as the hole diameter?
05-09-11, 05:18 PM
they being for Velocity rims, being made by them for their stuff,
may not fit another company's rims.
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