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Old 04-29-16, 03:47 PM
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corrado33
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Clean paint off of dropouts?

Someone brought a new bike into the shop today and it still had paint on the rear dropouts. I thought he should clean said dropouts with a razor blade to get the paint off and allow the axle nuts to stick better (single speed). Am I correct? I've just never seen an old bike with painted flats on the dropouts...
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