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    Making a shim

    So I've got a set of Nitto 123's on the way and need to make a shim for my 26.0 stem.

    Beer can? Best way to cut without slicing fingers?

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    Sheet metal cutters and gloves. Actually scissors will probably do. Good luck.

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    easy, cut it around the bottom with a utility knife, then score it around the top.
    cut it up the middle w/ scissors and then tear it along the score at the top.

    cut to shape with scissors.

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    there are also really detailed instructions here: http://www.pcthiker.com/pages/gear/p...instruct.shtml

    scroll down to figure 6.

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    lol

    nice

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    Make sure to drink the beer first. Better yet, drink about 4-6 cans, that way you have extras in case you mess a few up cutting them

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    Use A Coke Can!!!

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