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“More Broken Spokes!”

From: Seth Dillingham In Response To: 303  Cycling in September
Date Posted: Thursday, September 21, 2000 5:00:14 PM Replies: 2
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I guess the rear wheel on my bike needs to be replaced. I went for a ride today, and had only gone three miles when I heard at least one (I think it was two) spokes snap. The rear wheel was, again, badly warped and rubbing on the brakes.

I wanted to use the $100 gift certificate from Mom and Dad on clipless pedals, but I need the wheel more than I need the pedals. I'll buy the pedals this winter, for next season.

Today has not been a good day.

Discussion Thread:
  • RE: More Broken Spokes! (by Donald W. Larson at 9/21/2000)

    Seth, Do you know how to straighten spoke wheels? You might be able to save yourself some money by doing

  • Rolling Along (by Seth Dillingham at 9/22/2000)

    I had seriously considered ending my cycling season a little early this year, after the last set of


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