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10-03-19, 02:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 774
Posted By davidad

Fine. I eventually sold the frame to a friend and...

Fine. I eventually sold the frame to a friend and it lasted until he rode into a parked mustang. I'm not sure that undercoating is important in a cr-mo frame.
09-23-19, 02:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 498
Posted By davidad

Straighten the der. hanger and install a spoke...

Straighten the der. hanger and install a spoke protector.
09-09-19, 01:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,111
Posted By davidad

On my Wheelsmith 50 on the scale equals 49Kg. I...

On my Wheelsmith 50 on the scale equals 49Kg. I don't think you can compare different meter manufacturers for the tension. If you can find other new wheels to try you can get an idea of weather or...
08-14-19, 10:42 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,667
Posted By davidad

I,m sorry, but you don't have a clue. If a sq....

I,m sorry, but you don't have a clue. If a sq. taper crank is torqued properly it will not walk up the taper until it cracks un less someone keeps retorquing the bolt.
The reason for the newer BBs...
08-01-19, 01:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 614
Posted By davidad

I use a torque wrench on bottom brackets and disc...

I use a torque wrench on bottom brackets and disc brake rotors.
07-31-19, 12:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,864
Posted By davidad

There are only three chain checkers that are...

There are only three chain checkers that are reliable. Two from shimano and one from Pedro's. ...
07-28-19, 10:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,731
Posted By davidad

I have had this model for over 25 years and it...

I have had this model for over 25 years and it works. https://www.ebay.com/itm/Minoura-Workman-Pro-Wheel-Truing-Stand/183845675542?hash=item2ace0e6216:g:AYoAAOSw7A9dAT4c
07-18-19, 10:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,327
Posted By davidad

If thee is an industrial supply place near you...

If thee is an industrial supply place near you buy a piece of 1/32" reinforced pipe flange gasket material and cut a boot about one inch square. Super glue it over the hole and put duct tape over it...
07-10-19, 11:39 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,622
Posted By davidad

https://www.amazon.com/Kool-Stop-Tire-Bead-Jack/dp...

https://www.amazon.com/Kool-Stop-Tire-Bead-Jack/dp/B001AYML7K/ref=sr_1_7?hvadid=158731974&hvbmt=be&hvdev=c&hvqmt=e&keywords=bicycle+tire+tools&qid=1562780363&s=gateway&sr=8-7
07-07-19, 03:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 939
Posted By davidad

You have seen that the problem is that the dork...

You have seen that the problem is that the dork has taken off the spoke protector.
07-04-19, 06:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,302
Posted By davidad

AS long as you don't force it into the bearings...

AS long as you don't force it into the bearings you will be ok.
07-04-19, 06:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,259
Posted By davidad

I use chain saw bar oil on a clean chain every...

I use chain saw bar oil on a clean chain every 800 miles or so. I mix it with 4 parts unscented mineral spirits. That's enough to make 5 quarts (160 ounces or 40 bottles) of chain lube that is better...
06-24-19, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 547
Posted By davidad

Hard to beat Velox tape.

Hard to beat Velox tape.
06-10-19, 10:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By davidad

A Mavic A-319 will work.

A Mavic A-319 will work.
06-04-19, 04:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 591
Posted By davidad

To minimize the waste in the recycle bin!

To minimize the waste in the recycle bin!
06-01-19, 04:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 683
Posted By davidad

4 links equals 2 inches. Normally not a problem.

4 links equals 2 inches. Normally not a problem.
05-18-19, 11:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 446
Posted By davidad

I didn't say it would be easy.

I didn't say it would be easy.
05-12-19, 04:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 462
Posted By davidad

Just a little more than snug will be fine....

Just a little more than snug will be fine. Progression will make them a little tighter.
05-04-19, 01:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,006
Posted By davidad

I have shimano square taper on two bikes and each...

I have shimano square taper on two bikes and each has over 24000 miles. If you were going on a week long or longer you might consider it. If not ride it until it gets noisy.
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