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Old 06-22-09, 03:47 PM
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That should be OK, 1.5-2mm of threads showing means about 1/2 of the threads are engaged. The main issue is longevity; the fewer threads will wear out faster with repeated truings. The other risk is breaking the nipple head itself. Without the spoke going through the body to at least the bottom of the slot, the nipple is weaker and can pop off the heads.
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