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Balancing a Wheel That Has a Monkeylectric

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Old 09-16-08, 08:57 PM
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Balancing a Wheel That Has a Monkeylectric

So I have one of these Monkeylectric gadgets on order and need some advice on how to balance out the wheel. I'd like to mount something (other than a 2nd unit) on the spokes opposite the Monkeylectric to eliminate the oscillation that you feel with an unbalanced wheel. Any ideas? The device weighs about 150 grams with batteries.
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Old 09-17-08, 10:44 AM
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Remove any wheel reflectors, then spin the wheel. When it stops mount the light on the top side. Then mount a couple of wheel reflectors opposite. The wheel wont be spinning fast enough, when you are riding, for you to feel the effects of any small imbalance.
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