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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 07-01-05, 07:12 PM   #1
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horiz. dropout adjusters

i have the medium length horizontal dropouts on my pinarello conversion. it has the campy tension/axle adjusters but they just limit my adjustability. when screwed all the way out they still stop the axle well in front of the end of the dropout. is there any reason why i shouldn't just cut em off? they're driving me crazy.
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Don't cut 'em. Uscrew the "nut" on the "outside" end, then unscrew 'em completely from the "inside" end and put em in a baggy for later re-use....
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ah ha. i figured there was probably a way. sounds good, thanks!
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