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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 09-05-05, 06:18 PM   #1
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whats that lock ring tightening tool called?

i want one
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Old 09-05-05, 06:21 PM   #2
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your teeth.
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Old 09-05-05, 06:22 PM   #3
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lock ring tightening tool

or

lock ring spanner
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Old 09-05-05, 06:24 PM   #4
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your teeth.
I was going to say that... but decided to say lock ring tightening tool

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lock ring spanner instead.

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Old 09-05-05, 06:27 PM   #5
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You may also want a chainwhip... if you don't have one already.
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Old 09-05-05, 06:27 PM   #6
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wrench?
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Old 09-05-05, 06:28 PM   #7
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yes i'll be needing one of those too
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Old 09-05-05, 06:33 PM   #8
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I use a BB wrench.
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Old 09-05-05, 07:00 PM   #9
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Hozan lockring pliers. Find them at Business Cycles.
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yeah definitely don't get the park lockring wrench. It's awful.
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Old 09-05-05, 07:14 PM   #11
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flat head screwdriver, hammer
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Old 09-05-05, 07:42 PM   #12
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hydrospanner!
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Old 09-06-05, 07:18 AM   #13
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wow, thats a bad way to do it
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Old 09-06-05, 10:05 AM   #14
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It's called a hook spanner. Works for cog lockrings, BB lockrings, motorcycle shock adjustments, and popping beer bottle tops. More uses than a nine iron.
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Old 09-06-05, 01:10 PM   #15
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hydrospanner!
nononono, LOCKRING, not hyperdrive

(oh man, i'm a nerd, i now have to go talk to a hot woman to make up for this post. toga party, here i come)
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