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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 03-24-09, 08:35 PM   #1
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Brake Pad Question

Looking to get new brake pads and came by these
http://www.treefortbikes.com/424_333...I,-Salmon.html
It doesn't look like the post mount is threaded, so how do those attach to your brake?
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Nevermind, found a better deal on ones with a threaded post mount but does anyone know of a good way to get the brake marks off the machined part of the rim? Does goo gone work good?
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Does goo gone work good?
If a degreaser doesn't work, try a solvent like mineral spirits - just on metal only, no tire
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