Re: [CR]Brakes and use of star washers


Date: Sat, 19 Nov 2005 13:09:39 -0800
From: "Steven Willis" <smwillis@verizon.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Brakes and use of star washers
To: "charles nighbor" <cnighbor@pacbell.net>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
References: <004101c5ec63$8ffce440$71bffea9@CharlesNighbor>
reply-type=original

I always assumed that you got two on the front to give clearance for some headsets. If it fit I always used just one. Steven Steven Willis 1778 East Second Street Scotch Plains NJ 07076 908-322-3330 http://www.thebikestand.com


----- Original Message -----
From: "charles nighbor"
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Sent: Friday, November 18, 2005 9:14 AM
Subject: [CR]Brakes and use of star washers



> When mounting typical side pull brakes I see both one star washer and
> two star washers used on pictures of bicycles. Which method is correct.
> And why?
> Charles Nighbor
> Walnut Creek CA
> high 70's Sun
> Why am I sitting here
> Becuase I rode up Mt. diablo off road yesterday and legs need a break