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Old 04-15-19, 07:42 AM
Jon T
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Originally Posted by Trevtassie View Post
Hi Jon,
You need to be careful with the Sapim Strongs, I've used them for a full wheel build and they were a PITA on the NDS, I couldn't get the DS tight enough to keep the NDS tight enough to stop unscrewing without using wick in loctite 290. Once they were loctited though they were good, didn't budge. But ideally you'd use the Strongs on the DS and a thinner spoke on the NDS.
Good to know. Thank you, Sir, for the first-hand experience info. I will follow your advice and lace the "Strongs" on the DS and the triple-butted "Force" on the NDS. I read about that combination a few nights ago. It's great to have the confirmation of the info.
G'day Mate.
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