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Old 08-21-10, 10:36 AM
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Originally Posted by sprintTO View Post

Also, what does it mean "to spring"
To install the wheel in your fork slightly spread the fork legs a bit and slide the wheel in to the dropouts. The fork should flex enough to allow you to put the wheel in. You wouldn't be harming anything. It just makes removing and installing the wheel a little harder since you have deal with spreading the fork every time you do so. Thats why people get their forks or frames cold set so wheels slide in with less resistance.
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