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davis_jnr's picture

By davis_jnr - Posted on 15 September 2010

NB: Originally posted elsewhere on the Global Riders Network and appears via syndication.

Found this today, how the hell would you re-tension the wheel?

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Rob's picture

This is commonly know as 'snowflake lacing'... pretty, huh? Eye-wink

Flynny's picture

Most wheel builders are slightly odd. Once you start twisting spokes into pretty patterns you need to be 1 part genius 3 parts insane just to work out correct spoke lengths...

ADZA's picture

thats fkn nuts... surely that can't be strong? any engineering development on those or is that just for shits and giggles?

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