home made tire truing stand?


3 replies to this topic
  • BRDYDVS12

Posted November 06, 2012 - 09:01 PM

#1

any one got pictures, or a detailed way of making your own stand that works?

i got some ideas, but just seeing if there is an easier way?

  • Monk

Posted November 06, 2012 - 09:09 PM

#2

Run your wheels through the axles.....it's tru and free!

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  • swingset

Posted November 07, 2012 - 09:17 AM

#3

I just put a zip tie around the swingarm or on a fork leg, and trim it close to the rim to use as a feeler. Works fine on a bicycle or a motorcycle.

If you're lacing and worrying about dish, it's not the best method but for touching up a wheel that's out of true it works fine.

You can even adjust for dish while mounted, it's just trickier.

  • GaSmoker81

Posted November 07, 2012 - 10:42 AM

#4

harbour freight sells one forarond $30-$40. The axel is too long in the kit but after trimming off 1/2" it works perfect.





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