> If others on the list are like me and have many bikes, the limit to even more
> bikes seems to be storage space. I'm going to build a rack to hang the bikes
> vertically from the front or rear wheel. My concern is that long-term
> storage may damage fork or hub bearings or even distort wheel. Is my concern
> groundless (no pun intended) or is hanging bikes by one wheel not a good idea?
If a wheel could be damaged in any way by hanging the bike from a hook, the wheel would not function as a wheel. In other words, any wheel that couldn't support the weight of a bike would collapse as soon as you got on it.
Peter Jon White
Peter White Cycles
24 Hall Rd.
Hillsborough, NH 03244
603 478 0900 Phone
603 478 0902 Phax