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Braze-on vs bolt-on pannier rack mounts dilemma.

Old 08-07-23, 12:42 PM
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Originally Posted by winfred0000
... Also I have 36 double butted spokes in the wheel and would 40 spokes be that much stronger and costing more would it be worth it to get a 40 spoke rim?...
oh, absolutely.
40 is 4 more than 36, so that must be at least 10% stronger!

the 4 extra spokes that don't have matching holes in your 36-hole hub can be woven into the other 36 spokes to provide both strength and a pleasing decorative braided steel expression of your creativity and serve as a conduit to world peace.

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Originally Posted by saddlesores
oh, absolutely.
40 is 4 more than 36, so that must be at least 10% stronger!

the 4 extra spokes that don't have matching holes in your 36-hole hub can be woven into the other 36 spokes to provide both strength and a pleasing decorative braided steel expression of your creativity and serve as a conduit to world peace.

Thou has spoketh too much. See what I did there?
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