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    Senior Member CHAS's Avatar
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    Cmputer problem: distance from spokes to fork is too much

    Tried to put a simple Specialized computer on my new Pivot.
    The distance between the spokes and the fork keeps the sensor too far from the magnet.
    Trying to keep it simple. Is there a computer that will work? A GPS would complicate my life.
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    Try moving the sensor further down the fork. The spokes get wider as they near the hub.
    You're just trying to start an argument to show how smart you are.

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    Shims

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    Senior Member CHAS's Avatar
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    Sensor at top of rotor is too distant.
    May consider shims.
    Pivot 5.7
    Rawland Drakkar 650B love it with 38mm Soma tires
    2009 Specialized Roubaix Ultegra
    Santana Fusion Tandem
    2010 Specialized TriCross
    Challenge Concept Trike
    One knee scoped so far.

    Homophobia is so gay.

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    Senior Member CHAS's Avatar
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    Stopped at a bike shop and asked today. Solution was so simple I was very embarassed. My head was too far up my ...
    Pivot 5.7
    Rawland Drakkar 650B love it with 38mm Soma tires
    2009 Specialized Roubaix Ultegra
    Santana Fusion Tandem
    2010 Specialized TriCross
    Challenge Concept Trike
    One knee scoped so far.

    Homophobia is so gay.

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