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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First check to see if the maker offers any guidance. If not, shoot for 95-105kpa right side tension, with the left being where it ends up when the wheel is dished correctly, (9ssually 50-65% of the right side tension). You have a lot of spoke there (36x 2.0mm) so there's no need to go for tension any higher than 100kpa or so, except to get the left side tension higher.
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