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Old 11-29-21, 11:51 AM
Bike Butcher of Portland
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Although I have a lot of bicycle tools, every once in awhile I need something I don't have. Like Neal, sometimes you just gotta get creative. I wanted to disassemble the attachment bolt for a SunTour Cyclone 1st generation rear derailleur, which is nutted on the backside to a short shoulder bolt so you don't lose the nut, but it can still turn. A strip of stainless steel, grinder, and file later I had a custom tool to remove it.

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If someone tells you that you have enough bicycles and you don't need any more, stop talking to them. You don't need that kind of negativity in your life.
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