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 Post subject: dish a rim this far???
PostPosted: Thu Jun 11, 2009 1:22 pm 
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i have a problem that i didnt notice somehow before? the axle hasnt been undone so its not that ive bolted it in too far to one side.... im sure the wheel has been dished for a different frame style.... can this be redished ??

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 11, 2009 1:32 pm 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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yes - loosen the left side spokes and tighten the right hand spokes....


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http://www.sheldonbrown.com/wheelbuild.html


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 12, 2009 11:23 pm 
B.o.T.M. Winner / Feature Bike
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Looks a bit heavily dished already. Rather than dish think about moving a spacer from drive to non drive as there looks to be one hell of a gap between the smallest sprocket and the drop out - it would probably help your gear alignment no end!


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