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    oh hai

    kinda showed up b4 i got the introduction email.
    got a lotta help in mechanics subforum.

    some background:

    pix of homemade truing stand or GTFO
    oh,ok,sry...

    actually 2 of em.
    fine adjustment:

    moar detail:


    coarse adjustment stand, w/ screws instead of dial indicator:

    wheel goes on this bike[trek]:

    in back is deer cart converted 2 bike trailer. makes a better deer cart, tbh.

    meanwhile, riding this one[K2]:


    anyways, tightened up non-driving side, flopped wheel over, wheel dish OK [likely wasn't dished proper 2 start with], trued to +/-.018" [it's 4 groceries, not the giro d'Italia], ready 2 go.
    Thx the tech advice guyz.

    $pike

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    Looks like it'll get the job done!!! Working on a problem solving tool myself. Trying to set up a cleat adjustment tool for road and mt. bike cleats that will mount the cleats right every time. Did you make the dishing tool too? JD

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    Quote Originally Posted by JD Dixon View Post
    Looks like it'll get the job done!!! Working on a problem solving tool myself. Trying to set up a cleat adjustment tool for road and mt. bike cleats that will mount the cleats right every time. Did you make the dishing tool too? JD
    no dishing tool. Just flip wheel over on coarse adjust and check 2 c if reasonably close.

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