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Jan. 14, 2007, 1:27 p.m.
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Joined: Nov. 19, 2006

I always grease the contact area whenever pressing in a bearing, or headset cups, or crown races, …..

Unless the manufacturer recommends loctite or other bonding agent…..

The bearings in a DT hub usually go in pretty good. What are you using to drift it in?

Crazy Lou :evil:

Jan. 14, 2007, 5:08 p.m.
Posts: 8323
Joined: Jan. 18, 2004

I just used a 1" socket, and it slid in nicely.

It pays to have to the right tools for the job :)

Jan. 29, 2007, 6:08 p.m.
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Joined: Jan. 23, 2007

Anyone know if the ringle abba QR rear hub can be converted to a 10 or 12 thru axle? if so where can i get the parts? Suns website is not very infomative, no part numbers so your LBS has to call.

Jan. 29, 2007, 6:35 p.m.
Posts: 3766
Joined: May 8, 2003

Lou, what makes you so crazy?

So many freaks, so few circuses.

Jan. 29, 2007, 8:24 p.m.
Posts: 1885
Joined: Oct. 16, 2005

Lou, what makes you so crazy?

You have to see him to believe it.

100% worth a road trip/international flight by the way.

Mean People SUCK! Nice People SHOVEL!

Trails For All; Trails For Weather

Jan. 29, 2007, 8:35 p.m.
Posts: 507
Joined: Nov. 19, 2002

Lou, what makes you so crazy?

Ask him to post up a picture of his cruiser bike :thepimp:

All you need for riding is ignorance and confidence; then success is sure.

Jan. 29, 2007, 10:12 p.m.
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Joined: May 8, 2003

Lou, could you post a picture of your cruiser?

So many freaks, so few circuses.

Feb. 22, 2007, 1:02 p.m.
Posts: 6
Joined: Nov. 19, 2006

Hey I'm getting pretty bored……

Somebody ask me something!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

We got a new Demo 7 in the store, if anybody's interested.

Crazy Lou :evil:

Feb. 22, 2007, 1:12 p.m.
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Joined: Nov. 17, 2005

Would that be a 7 I or a 7 II?

There you go a question!!!!

Dan

www.steedcycles.com

Feb. 22, 2007, 1:16 p.m.
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Joined: Dec. 23, 2005

Tell Dan the Master plan he need to buy a SX Trail.

Feb. 22, 2007, 1:52 p.m.
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Joined: Nov. 17, 2005

Here is a more techy question….

I have a 2004 Norco Shore… complete with upside down Norco decal under the clear coat.

I am guessing because of the linkage, they run the cables through housing all the way from the shifter to the derailer. I try and not ride when it is wet… but that is pretty hard out here.

What can I put in the cable housing so that the lines don't get all gummed up with crap… or not shift properly because they are binding on the housing?

I have used road lube as it is quite liquidly and it flows better…but one rain… and it is done.

Any suggestions?

Thanks Lou!

Tell Grant I said… WWWWWWWWWWWWWHHHHHHHHHHHHAAAAAAAAAAT!

Thanks!

Dan

www.steedcycles.com

Feb. 22, 2007, 2:26 p.m.
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Joined: Oct. 28, 2003

Hey I'm getting pretty bored……

the rest of us use the whole bulletin board when we're bored at work, not just our one thread.

Outside the Inside Line, it's free to use!

Feb. 28, 2007, 7:55 p.m.
Posts: 353
Joined: March 13, 2005

Here's a question:
If I order a 450 pound spring for my Foes Fly and it takes 3 months, how long will a shock rebuild take for the same?
BTW, the 450 is just what the doctor ordered, but it just fits through the frame…..just
Gotta get ready for Whis

March 1, 2007, 6:07 a.m.
Posts: 16284
Joined: March 15, 2003

Lou, I'm having serious issues with one of my Six Pots. You still a Hope guru?

March 2, 2007, 7:11 a.m.
Posts: 5225
Joined: July 22, 2003

hey crazy lou, do the new louise still have the same plastic deal in the lever that will bust at the first crash? you know what i mean. …

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