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Old 06-07-2012, 06:29 PM   #26
Cumbacheech
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Location: Bolton, ON
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Originally Posted by SlickSix View Post
The wheel set on the XR is going to need attention. They look straight and in good shape but the spokes
are badly rusted.

Ill need to learn a new set of skills...wheel lacing.
I got a quote of around 100 for new spokes and truing. Thats not good. Ill buy the spokes for 30
and do it myself.

Any hints and tips? Ive done it in push bikes...
Look at MCMA's wheel build thread over here.

Cheers,

Cumbacheech
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