Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
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The direction of the right cup's thread depends on your bike. Most have British (ISO) thread wherein the right cup has a left hand thread (turn clockwise to unscrew). The odds of a right hand thread cup in French or Italian bikes go up with age, though most are now using the ISO thread.
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