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Old 07-11-12, 10:29 PM   #1
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Anyone have one of these tools? How is it? And need a tool reccomendation.

Hey guys, anyone have one of these:

http://www.amazon.com/Sunlite-Sprock...ockring+wrench

How is it?

Also, can anyone recommend me a good crank puller?
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Old 07-12-12, 01:33 AM   #2
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crank pullers - I have one of the ones with the attached handle, it's too short and not enough leverage. If you get one without a handle you can use a nice long wrench on it - or a ratchet ring perhaps.

Exchangable tips are a good thing to have - the one tool will cover many cranks this way.

fwiw - I'd look for something like this: http://www.coloradocyclist.com/img/p.../parsjcwp6.jpg

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crank pullers - I have one of the ones with the attached handle, it's too short and not enough leverage. If you get one without a handle you can use a nice long wrench on it - or a ratchet ring perhaps.

Exchangable tips are a good thing to have - the one tool will cover many cranks this way.

fwiw - I'd look for something like this: http://www.coloradocyclist.com/img/p.../parsjcwp6.jpg
Awesome I will check that out, I have all the basic ratcheting tools and sockets and wrenches, I just need those other special tools. But thanks for letting me know, because those pieces tend to be cheaper thank the crank tools with a handle.
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Looks like a Fixie crowd targeted thing..
plan: hook spanner, to loosen LH thread lockring,
+ chainwhip, to unscrew the cog,
+ for axle nut, an open end wrench.

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Looks like a good deal: chain whip, plus lock ring spanner, plus pedal wrench for about what any one of these tools costs.
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I have one. It's cheap and not terribly ergonomic, but it can be good for occasional use.
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I have one. It's cheap and not terribly ergonomic, but it can be good for occasional use.
Is it durable? That is my concern, because of the cheap price I want something durable, if not I may just buy each piece individually, but for the price an all in one usage I had to ask.
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Also, can anyone recommend me a good crank puller?
Lifu. search ebay.
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Not a pro tool but a great deal for a budget minded person doing their own maintenance or maybe a support mechanic for a team on the road.
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