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PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2011 2:25 pm 
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reynolds is quality english? steel tubing
a benchmark in steel tubing if you like

very tidy build


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PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2011 4:55 pm 
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Ah cool, thanks for that info cyfa. Yeah I guess it isn't too bad. :lol: 8)


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 2:36 pm 
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few pics of it nearly done, I'm a bit worried about fitting the cranks as last time I fitted some the left one came off. But I will torque them up proplerly this time!

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Anyone know the correct torque setting for crank bolts?

starting to look ok. 8) 8)


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 2:39 pm 
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i normally do mine up till i cant do em up anymore!
i have broke a couple though!

http://www.parktool.com/blog/repair-help/torque-specifications-and-concepts


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 2:58 pm 
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Thanks again Cyfa, good web page that!


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 3:14 pm 
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cyfa2809 wrote:
i normally do mine up till i cant do em up anymore!
i have broke a couple though!

http://www.parktool.com/blog/repair-help/torque-specifications-and-concepts


I was looking at some of those settings thinking "chuffin' 'eck how tight!" then I realised they are in in/lb not ft/lb :lol:


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yeah i thought the same :lol:


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PostPosted: Mon May 30, 2011 8:45 pm 
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Should be getting her finished tomorrow, taking it to my LBS to get cabled up and the chain put on. Looking forward to giving it hell!!! :twisted: :twisted:


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 09, 2011 11:50 am 
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Well total cost has gone up to £250 from £170 damn bike shops!. Not happy! :roll: :roll:


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 09, 2011 12:43 pm 
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that's quite a difference!

how??


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