Correct Excell rear rim


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  • DIRTDOGS

Posted May 14, 2007 - 02:41 PM

#1

I just laced up a new Excell rear rim on a stock hub. It is a #FES418. It looks like the spokes are bending right at the nipple as if the holes were drilled wrong.

I have seen different part numbers list. Has anybody else seen this. It is to be are "swap" wheel at the BAJA 500 and don't want it to come apart.

  • Triple B

Posted May 15, 2007 - 10:03 AM

#2

Make sure the stamp is on the Left Side of the wheel.

I can't take credit for this see the thread below, I just remembered reading about it some time ago.
http://www.thumperta...496#post3718496

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  • DIRTDOGS

Posted May 16, 2007 - 04:06 PM

#3

Thank You very much! I knew it looked wrong and the part # checked out right. I am real suprised there is not some note on the rim or in the box?

  • Triple B

Posted May 17, 2007 - 09:56 AM

#4

Yea I agree a sticker, arrow, or instruction something. Maybe they used up the sticker budget with the proper care and cleaning instructions label.
After reading to motochris thread I looked on the Excel website and it also said "Stamp on LH side". Luckily I found this info before I laced a set up a set of Excels on my XR, because I know I would have had it the wrong way.....Murphy's Law





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