Re: [CR] Measuring bike frame angles

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To: <johnb@oxford.net>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2009 12:54:22 -0400
In-Reply-To: <4ACB7483.3050407@oxford.net>
From: <oroboyz@aol.com>
Subject: Re: [CR] Measuring bike frame angles


<< Wixey also makes a similar gauge for about the same price, available all over North America.?http://www.wixey.com/anglegauge/index.html >>

What a neat little gadget! Thanks so much John for that link, I just ordered one... (This is a great group, thanks folks!!!)

Dale

Dale Brown Greensboro, North Carolina USA

-----Original Message----- From: John Betmanis <johnb@oxford.net> To: Rendezvous Classic <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org> Sent: Tue, Oct 6, 2009 12:46 pm Subject: Re: [CR] Measuring bike frame angles

Neil Foddering wrote:?
> I have tried, without success, to measure the frame angles on my 1930s and 40's bikes; does anyone know whether a purpose-made tool is available to do this (preferably idiot-proof)??
>?
> This is what I use: http://busybeetools.ca/cgi-bin/picture10?NTITEM=B2646? ?

Wixey also makes a similar gauge for about the same price, available all over North America.? ?

http://www.wixey.com/anglegauge/index.html ?

These gauges are small, 2", will fit the head tube of all but the smallest frames, and measure within 1/10th of a degree.? ?

It looks like the Wixey is available in the UK for about the same price.? ?

http://www.machine-dro.co.uk/index.php?target=products&product_id=7? ?

-- John Betmanis Woodstock, Ontario Canada?

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