View Single Post
Old 01-18-2013, 06:24 AM   #50
Beastly Adventurer
Joined: Nov 2007
Location: Kentucky-Eastern that is!
Oddometer: 3,103
Originally Posted by anotherguy View Post
The dot is the light side of the tire. It is to be placed at the valve stem.

I have a Snap-On computerized balancer at my disposal. I have Dynabeads in the tires.

We had a customer buy a set of wheels that were way out of balance to the point they needed 3 1/2 ounces of lead weights. He couildn't bear that ugly stuff on his shiny new wheels. So we got him some Dynabeads and installed them. Worked very well on a very shitty set of wheels. I was sold. And I was quite skeptical prior to that experience but that's changed.
Curious how many dyna beads to balance that 3.5oz out rim?
"If I had my life to live over,I'd dare to make more mistakes next time...I'd relax,I'd limber up.I'd be sillier than this trip, take fewer things seriously, I would take more chances... take more trips...climb more mountains...swim more more ice cream." Jorge Luis Borges, at age 85
kantuckid is offline   Reply With Quote