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Old 07-22-09, 06:10 PM
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Originally Posted by ianjk View Post
Might just need spokes tensioned and $15 for new bearings...
After a few spokes fail, the rim and the rest of the spokes have incurred considerable damage and are very unreliable. If the OP does what you say, he's preparing himself a death trap. And I don't mean to say that such a wheel may fail. I mean it WILL fail SOON! And it might do so in a catastrophic way, with painful consequences. I don't need to see the hub to make this prediction.
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