spoke prep

Spoke prep is an integral part of the wheel building process.

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spoke prep Tutorials

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Replace a Bicycle Spoke

To replace a spoke you're going to need a spoke wrench of the correct size, a nipple driver or flathead screwdriver, a ruler to measure the correct spoke length, as well as some lube to put inside...

Part Spokes wheels
Company: Park
Type: Repair Tutorial
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Build a Bicycle Wheel: How to Spoke Prep

A vital step in bicycle wheel building is prepping the spokes with some kind of spoke prep.

There are two reasons to prep spokes:

  • Provides lubrication while you are lacing and...
    Tools spoke prep
    Type: Repair Tutorial
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    Part 1: How to Build a Wheel, Basics of Wheelbuilding (36 Spoke Wheel)

    In this series we give you the basics of building a 36 spoke wheel. We begin with lacing the wheel, then show you the process of truing the wheel. So get everything together and make some time...

    Type: Repair Tutorial