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06-21-20, 11:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 763
Posted By paramountx

The thing my rim the is no offset so right from...

The thing my rim the is no offset so right from the beginning I couldn't really follow what Uwrote.
I just don't know where my key spoke is going to go.
mgt
06-20-20, 10:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 763
Posted By paramountx

Wheel Lacing - finding the first hole

I am using DT SWISS TK-540 and I have no idea which hole do I use to start. The holes do not appear be offset. They all appear to be on the center line. The whole wheel is symmetrical
07-01-19, 07:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,485
Posted By paramountx

It seems to shift ok. But my thinking is, like...

It seems to shift ok. But my thinking is, like the cassette, if you wait till the shifting is bad, then that means probably your cassette is probably worn out. So I'm thinking let me see if this is...
06-30-19, 06:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,485
Posted By paramountx

😅 I've rarely used it. That's just the design. I...

😅 I've rarely used it. That's just the design. I think it's so old school they don't care to redesign it to "shift" better
06-26-19, 09:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,485
Posted By paramountx

Right. Will do.

Right. Will do.
06-26-19, 07:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,485
Posted By paramountx

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x971/20190626_210156_434c5afd976e89e6477a33f6b3b3a281b96cdf37.jpg...
06-26-19, 07:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,485
Posted By paramountx

Yeah so my thinking is, well I'm putting a new...

Yeah so my thinking is, well I'm putting a new chain and a new cassette at the back. And this being worn I'm not sure if it's worn to the point where it'll induce accelerated wear on my chain and...
06-26-19, 06:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,485
Posted By paramountx

Is my Chain Ring worn?

I'm unsure of it is. I mean I've seen worse chain rings but I don't know for sure. I don't think it's bad but would you change...
06-25-19, 07:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,704
Posted By paramountx

I know right? Like wow a simple question and...

I know right? Like wow a simple question and while I appreciate trying to solve my problem. I just wanted a tool. -.-
So, I 'm guessing getting a allen wrench thats shaped like an L and cut it so...
06-20-19, 07:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,704
Posted By paramountx

There is no problem. I was just looking for a...

There is no problem. I was just looking for a tool to make my life easier.
06-19-19, 02:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 907
Posted By paramountx

Oh totally forgot to specify, this is a shifter....

Oh totally forgot to specify, this is a shifter. With that in mind, everyone who said it was ok, do you still hold that opinion?
06-18-19, 06:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 907
Posted By paramountx

Good housing length

Is this section long enough you think?https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/980x2000/20190618_203050_b6318134029b52086c2efb4e37a1d9011071f3c2.jpg
I lost the housing that came with it
06-16-19, 07:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,704
Posted By paramountx

It's not my bike to modify. It's a company bike. ...

It's not my bike to modify. It's a company bike.
Not that's it's physically impossible, it's just, that bike with that modification won't be allowed.
06-16-19, 06:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,190
Posted By paramountx

I'm not too sure. Whoever did it, is not around...

I'm not too sure. Whoever did it, is not around for me to ask
06-16-19, 06:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,190
Posted By paramountx

kthxbai

kthxbai
06-16-19, 06:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,704
Posted By paramountx

Yeah that's what I'm thinking. Was hoping there...

Yeah that's what I'm thinking. Was hoping there was a tool already made
06-16-19, 06:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,704
Posted By paramountx

Switch to hydraulics isn't an option. But thanks...

Switch to hydraulics isn't an option. But thanks for your input. I'm not in the position to do anything like that. The only solution would have been to have a tool. I can't do any modifications to...
06-09-19, 07:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,190
Posted By paramountx

Lol true. So ok my sample size is small so my...

Lol true. So ok my sample size is small so my normal is ill informed. I need a new ankle just for fun. I want to pretend to know the process just in case i actually need to.

But so are you going...
06-09-19, 06:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,190
Posted By paramountx

Quick release axle threaded all the way

I want to rebuild my m475 hub. When I measured my hub end to end it's 108mm

Some axles I'm seeing are threaded all the way across and is hollow. My question is, how come the end aren't like...
06-08-19, 07:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,704
Posted By paramountx

The disc brake caliper has 2 pads. One that is on...

The disc brake caliper has 2 pads. One that is on the arm and the other. The other one is a pain to reach because the hub of the rear wheel is electric and it takes up too much space I can't get any...
06-08-19, 05:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,704
Posted By paramountx

That is not an option. And I assume you don't...

That is not an option. And I assume you don't have an answer.

I do appreciate you telling me that mechanical brakes needs manual adjustment.. Although..I already stated that.
06-07-19, 06:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,704
Posted By paramountx

Electric Rad Wheels

It is a pain to have to take off the rear wheel to adjust the brake pads properly. I use the brakes all the time and so I have to adjust both sides frequently. I've noticed that AVID has some sort of...
06-05-19, 09:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,505
Posted By paramountx

https://si.shimano.com/pdfs/ev/EV-HB-M475-2197D.pd...

https://si.shimano.com/pdfs/ev/EV-HB-M475-2197D.pdf

Does it taper down to 9mm?
06-05-19, 09:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,505
Posted By paramountx

I thought QR was 9mm

So this hub. HB 475, when I look at the diagram from shimano it said that it is a 10mm axle.

Does that mean that all standard QR skewers are 9mm and are going through a 10mm hollow axle?
06-05-19, 09:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 923
Posted By paramountx

True, But I just spent some good money on...

True,

But I just spent some good money on it when I bough it. I atleast want to know if I have them already and not wasting money buying more
06-05-19, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By paramountx

What type of hub is this?

This is an electric wheel. And I want to know what hub is that and which hub I use to take it off...
06-05-19, 08:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 923
Posted By paramountx

I have a bunch of unlabeled spokes and I don't...

I have a bunch of unlabeled spokes and I don't know how to determine what they are. How can I check
06-04-19, 05:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 923
Posted By paramountx

Building a wheel

Years ago I bought spooked needed to build a wheel. I got them mix and match with other lengths and now o don't even remember the measurements of it.

I want to build a wheel again how can I check...
09-12-18, 04:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,089
Posted By paramountx

dip it in glue ?

dip it in glue ?
09-10-18, 11:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 419
Posted By paramountx

"Norilights" . Glow in the dark tape

"Norilights" . Glow in the dark tape
09-10-18, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 454
Posted By paramountx

So, I may have mistaken that piece for another....

So, I may have mistaken that piece for another. And that other piece was cracked so I through it away
however, I've been trying fit that seal but it will no go inside and I ended become it a bit. I...
09-10-18, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 419
Posted By paramountx

Eyelet cracks or just paint scrape during building process?

Do eyelet cracks look like this?
or maybe more a scrape from when it was built?...
09-10-18, 10:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 454
Posted By paramountx

Installing Right Hand Seal

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/860x2000/20180910_123652_03ae00f2ca984730acb6d84d1cb20000bc046eb6.jpg
Hi,

I'm trying to build my 756A Shimano hub (I don't remember if the...
02-04-16, 12:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 577
Posted By paramountx

Yea while researching I was wondering if they was...

Yea while researching I was wondering if they was the culprit. So The Acera RD is not Dyna-Sis. The shifters are.

Thanks!
02-03-16, 10:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 577
Posted By paramountx

Not using any road components

Not using any road components
02-03-16, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 577
Posted By paramountx

10 Speed Casette with Acera derailleur mismatch

I originally had a 8 speed wheel, but it got banged up, I had a spare 10 speed setup from a previous bike i had.

Now, I could've sworn that I could have just switch the to the wheel that had the...
12-12-15, 03:26 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

And in no way do I get the new parts is what...

And in no way do I get the new parts is what they're saying.

If I could, they you're idea would be great (but I wouldn't sell it, I'm not too make money, just not lose it unfairly
12-12-15, 03:25 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

I'd really like to see what shops do, if anyone...

I'd really like to see what shops do, if anyone can get a shop worker to reply that'd be awesome too.
12-12-15, 03:23 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

Trek, In their terms says that they do not cover...

Trek, In their terms says that they do not cover the cost of labor.
12-12-15, 02:44 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

No, lol, I have the old parts trek wouldn't have...

No, lol, I have the old parts trek wouldn't have them.
However in a equivalent exchange scenario (which is customer brings the whole old bike the shop does it's stuff and then the customer gets a...
12-12-15, 02:14 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

Correct. And I did call trek and he told me that...

Correct. And I did call trek and he told me that usually they'll just give me the new bike built with new parts (usually an equivalent exchange because they'd have the old bike with the parts)

But...
12-12-15, 01:37 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

This is what I would like, ultimately I'd like...

This is what I would like, ultimately I'd like the bike built with the new parts but I don't think that's an option (that is what I was going to ask them but they said no, on no scenario do you get...
12-12-15, 01:35 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

I don't get the new parts

I don't get the new parts
12-12-15, 01:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

That's what I would like, but they are not going...

That's what I would like, but they are not going to let me have the new parts, that's the issue. In no case do I have the new parts
12-12-15, 01:31 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

The components I have are top of line. XTR,...

The components I have are top of line. XTR, 2014ish
anything case, I do not get the parts from the new parts from the new bike, they are deciding that they are keeping it
12-12-15, 01:31 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

My LBS is charging 75 to take my old parts and...

My LBS is charging 75 to take my old parts and put it on my bike.

The frame being sent back isn't the issue, don't linger on that.
12-12-15, 01:27 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

The components I have are top of line. XTR,...

The components I have are top of line. XTR, 2014ish
However in anything case, I do not get the parts from the new parts from the new bike, they are deciding that they are keeping it.
12-12-15, 05:23 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

The original frame is gone i guess iunno. The LBS...

The original frame is gone i guess iunno. The LBS already HAS the NEW BIKE that Trek sent them. The NEW BIKE has the frame.
I asked TREK can't i just take the box home with me and let me assemble it...
12-12-15, 02:56 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,185
Posted By paramountx

My LBS is charging for labor???

I have a trek frame that needed replacing. I love Treks replacement service.

I go to my LOCAL LBS and I understand there is a charge to strip my old bike with the old (but higher end parts). I...
06-29-15, 02:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 548
Posted By paramountx

Sometimes you gotta just start from the...

Sometimes you gotta just start from the beginning. Instead of adjusting, pretend you just install the front derailleur and you are now pulling the cable through it. I suggest YouTube a...
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