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03-18-23, 01:34 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

Good thing i asked. Thanks.

Good thing i asked. Thanks.
03-18-23, 12:08 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

Like what RJ the Bike Guy did? Yeah, iíve seen...

Like what RJ the Bike Guy did? Yeah, iíve seen him do it on youtube. Seems that could damage the thread though if one is not careful or experienced.

Anyway got a couple questions. Would a bent...
03-16-23, 11:13 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

Itís actually been realigned at a bike shop and...

Itís actually been realigned at a bike shop and the bike shifts fine. But since itís been bent before, i just want to replace it with a new one.
03-16-23, 10:36 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

Just saw them. Iíll check Ďem out.

Just saw them. Iíll check Ďem out.
03-16-23, 10:33 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

Iím a bit new to this, why iím both excited and a...

Iím a bit new to this, why iím both excited and a bit scared to cause some damage. I usually just bring the bike to a mechanic. But now i wanted to learn on my own, make this a new hobby. Iíll see if...
03-16-23, 10:22 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

If i see a decently priced one, i just might buy...

If i see a decently priced one, i just might buy it and learn this thing.
03-16-23, 10:10 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

I paid the bike mechanic around $10 when i had my...

I paid the bike mechanic around $10 when i had my hanger aligned. Itís cheaper here, most shops just charge $1 for a tune up. Iíll probably end up bringing the bike to him again.

Anyway, iíll go...
03-16-23, 09:28 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

Dang. I thought i just need to put the new...

Dang. I thought i just need to put the new hanger, then the rd and wheels, do some tune up and thatís it. Didnít know i need to do alignment check. How do i align this though, would i need an...
03-16-23, 09:13 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

Hereís the hanger on my bike and the one i...

Hereís the hanger on my bike and the one i bought.
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1880x2000/23b9cbd9_0694_4341_981d_ea5afa556dfc_0ceaf7fd59a3b40e3991b280316a73007c078316.jpeg...
03-16-23, 09:09 AM
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Posted By iamLefty

The hanger on the bike was straightened with an...

The hanger on the bike was straightened with an alignment tool 2 yrs ago in a bike shop. Bike fell due to strong wind. Itís always at the back of my mind to replace it when i find one, for peace of...
03-16-23, 02:08 AM
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Views: 1,244
Posted By iamLefty

Iíll remember that. Thanks!

Iíll remember that. Thanks!
03-15-23, 11:50 PM
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Posted By iamLefty

Oh thatís loctite? Yeah, the screws have them....

Oh thatís loctite? Yeah, the screws have them. Had a real hard time finding a replacement dropout for my caad8. Almost bought a china made one. Got no t-handle but i got long bondhus hex wrenches....
03-15-23, 11:25 PM
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Posted By iamLefty

Replacing Dropout

Will be replacing the dropout of my bike. A few questions.

1. Do i need to grease the threads of the dropout screws and the rd? And do i need to grease the upper part of the dropout as well?

2....
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