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Old 06-03-10, 12:51 AM   #1
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looking for a good tool kit

any suggestions? something portable of course. money isn't much of an issue. i have a road bike btw.
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Old 06-03-10, 07:20 AM   #2
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how portable? a small kit for in the car or your pocket? on the bike I generally carry a odd multi wrench I got from Sun Rims years ago and a spoke wrench.

I work out of town alot so in my car I have a few 32mm HS wrenches (Park), fourth hand tool (Hozan), cable cutters (Shimano), crankbolt wrench (Park), a few combination and allen wrenches, a cassette tool that works well on both my Campi and shimano wheels, a few screwdrivers and pliers. OH plus my workstand.

at home I have a more complete set of tools and more special FW, Cassette and BB tools. I try and just carry what I need

OH btw most of my non bike spefic tools are Craftsman.
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