Re: [CR]Raleigh Competition rims

(Example: History:Norris Lockley)

Date: Sat, 23 Jun 2007 17:07:28 -0500
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]Raleigh Competition rims
References: <d03.1242e89f.33a826f7@aol.com>
In-Reply-To:
From: "John Thompson" <johndthompson@gmail.com>


Philcycles@aol.com wrote:
> In a message dated 6/18/07 10:44:20 AM, gillies@cs.ubc.ca writes:
>
>> What exactly goes wrong with washer rims ??
>
> Use the wrong washer and they would fracture, loosening the spoke.

It's also one more thing for the wheel builder to deal with, and robots had a particularly hard time with them.

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John Thompson (john@os2.dhs.org)
Appleton WI USA