In a message dated 12/18/04 7:47:24 AM, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
>Rather than using plastic spacers in dropouts when shipping I have lately
>taken a slightly different tack.
>I go to the hardware store and get one 12" long 1/4" threaded rod, 8 nuts,
>8 metal washers and 8 hose nozzle rubber washers for each bike to be packed.
I just cut some wood scrap and use a couple of wood screws and washers. Easier and woks great. Phil Brown Very pleasent today in San Rafael, calif.