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Quarq PowerMeter: magnet attachment at cable guide?

Old 03-31-13, 08:14 PM
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Quarq PowerMeter: magnet attachment at cable guide?

Hey guys just curious on the optimal location for this magnet. I just attached it to the cable guide but I wasn't sure if this was ideal or of I should put it on the actual frame with putty. I don't have a BB30 BB so I can't use that option.

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I use the cable guide attachment. As long as it is in the right location and doesn't fall off--it doesn't matter how you attach it.
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I use the cable guide attachment. As long as it is in the right location and doesn't fall off--it doesn't matter how you attach it.
doesn't seem like it will fall off with the cable guide ?
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I put a frame protector sticker on my frame and then used the putty. For some reason I just can't make myself put the putty straight on the frame.
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I use the cable guide magnet on one frame, will use the putty on another (it has no external cable guide) and used the putty on my wife's TT bike with an SRM...

Really doesn't matter which option you use as long as the magnet is in the correct location to trip the power meter...
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I have had many problems with the powermeter magnet falling off. I first had the cable guide mount. the magnet came off within the first week.
i then used putty. it came off within two weeks. The LBS reattatched the magnet using putty again It stayed on for about 8 months, and just came off again yesterday during a ride, when the chain came off. This time it's afixed using epoxy. we'll see.
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