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Old 02-15-19, 08:51 PM
Look Ma! No Hands!
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Originally Posted by Dan Burkhart View Post
Replacement heads are available, but it's worth playing with the adjustment before biting the bullet on a new one. The thread on the main body is tapered much like a pipe thread, so moving the nut in or out will adjust the clearance.
I built a lot of wheels using a Hozan before finally buying the Morizumi. I replaced the rolling head a couple of times.
Coming from you, Dan, this means a lot. Thank God its not just me. I'm think the Morizumi is next up on plate. Maybe sell a few bikes and break it open (wallet) for a Phil.
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