I need a spoke!!!



8 replies to this topic
  • motoman393

Posted April 27, 2002 - 02:45 PM

#1

Hey Guys,

I was washing my bike this evening and I saw that I had a busted spoke (part of the threads busted off inside the nipple). I was looking on parts fiche and was going to order another one...but you can only buy a complete spoke set :) Do any of you guys have one spoke and nipple lying around that I could buy from you? I would really appreciate it if you could help me out. Feel free to email me at motoman393@hotmail.com or give me a call @ 281-482-2522 Thanks,

Garrett

BTW here is a pic of the busted spoke http://mx393.tripod.com/spoke.html

  • motoman393

Posted April 28, 2002 - 05:11 PM

#2

Im sure one of you guys have an old spoke lying around? Any of you guys that have had busted hubs have a stock spoke/nipple? I would appreciate it ALOT!

Garrett

  • imported_Scott_H

Posted April 28, 2002 - 07:48 PM

#3

I can get a spoke (and nipple) in the mail for you tomorrow. What's your address? email me:

hoge@qnet.com

  • Scott_F

Posted April 29, 2002 - 09:17 PM

#4

Garrett, I assume you need a rear. I have fronts if anyone needs one.

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  • motoman393

Posted April 29, 2002 - 09:43 PM

#5

scott F,

kfrosty on the YZ426 side needs a front spoke/nipple! Im sure he will contact you when he reads this.

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scott h,

Garrett Berg
424 Meadow Bend Drive
Friendswood, TX 77546

This is what TTalk is about, helping other riders. Let me know if yall need anything! Thanks,

Garrett

  • YAMAKAZE

Posted April 29, 2002 - 09:51 PM

#6

Hey...While were on this subject....Has anyone used the FASST Spoke Torque wrench? I just ordered one this morning because I bought a front wheel lock for my trailer and the first time I used it the bike fell over bending about 4 of my spokes. I think I overtorqued them when I straightened and tighnened them back up causing a side to side wobble in my front wheel. I figured that I should do it right an re-torque the entire wheel, hoping it will come back straight again.

Bonzai :)

  • motoman393

Posted April 29, 2002 - 12:37 PM

#7

[ April 29, 2002: Message edited by: motoman393 ]

  • tbronc

Posted April 30, 2002 - 10:01 AM

#8

do you still need a spoke?? (rear, right??)

  • motoman393

Posted April 30, 2002 - 12:03 PM

#9

tbronc,

I got one coming in the mail right now! Thanks,

Garrett




 
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