[CR]Cotters


Example: Events:Cirque du Cyclisme:2007
From: "David Bean" <beandk@rcn.com>
To: "CR List (E-mail)" <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Date: Mon, 1 Dec 2008 15:34:23 -0500
Subject: [CR]Cotters

BTW, the pin-shaped wedges used to secure crankarms to the bottom bracket spindle are called simply "cotters." Cotter pins are the half-round wire bobby-pin-type doodads that you bend with pliers to secure. (I always replace cotter pins with old nails, just to be safe...:)

David Bean
Arlington, MA USA
beandk at are-see-enn dot com