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Old 02-08-07, 01:19 PM   #1
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ritchey deep section pro tension

i bought a front ritchey deep section pro wheel and i know the tension isn't right but i can't get it to the proper tension since i don't know what the proper tension is. i tried emailing ritchey but haven't gotten a response and the website doesn't list a number. so anyone happen to know what the proper tension is for this wheel (16 spoke) or a number for ritchey? thanks!
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Old 02-08-07, 06:16 PM   #2
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I'd put 110 to 120 kgf on those spokes.

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I'd put 110 to 120 kgf on those spokes.

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That would be my guess too, but the 16h factor may alter that higher.
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Ritchey's rims are made by Zipp. Zipp recommends no more than 100kgf spoke tension
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hmm i guess i'll give the mechanic these numbers and hope he can just feel it out.
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