Re: [CR]Sstronglight Extractor Thread.

Example: Framebuilders:Jack Taylor

Date: Thu, 11 May 2006 14:20:28 -0700 (PDT)
From: Jerome & Elizabeth Moos <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Sstronglight Extractor Thread.
To: Steve Leitgen <>,
In-Reply-To: <>

Bike Tools Etc. also sells the same tool as Harris, made by Stein. This is well made, like everything from Stein. I would think any LBS can probably get the Stein Stronglight extractor. As long as this is available, it would not seem practical to make a small quantity of Stronglight extractors.


Jerry Moos Big Spring, TX

Steve Leitgen <> wrote: At the risk of repeating myself Sheldon Brown has them at Harris Cyclery (Google them). The $50 or so is far cheaper than having one custom made. The TA one is too small and I started to pull out the threads on my 105. The one I got from Sheldon pulled the crank slicker than snot.

Steve Leitgen La Crosse, Wi

On May 11, 2006, at 3:06 PM, wrote:
> Reproducing a mating thread is not a difficult job. Knowing the
> pitch and
> pitch diameter is the easy way to do it. Not knowing those
> dimensions is not an
> issue either. The pitch can be measured and determined by the
> machinist and
> is most likely the same as other size pullers The pitch diameter
> can be
> gauged by feel as the thread is single point cut. Anyway it was
> just and offer to
> help, no offence to anyone.
> Bill McCune
> Parker Colorado USA