Re: [CR]What spoke length (or how to calculate)?


Example: Component Manufacturers:Chater-Lea

From: "all the way thru' asia..." <2bikes@asia.com>
To: "Morgan Fletcher" <morgan@hahaha.org>, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Date: Tue, 12 Oct 2004 03:25:21 -0500
Subject: Re: [CR]What spoke length (or how to calculate)?


Hello,

front & rear non- cog side 290 mm cog side 288mm

or look under dtspokes.com for spoke mearurements

Hello from the start of winter in Berlin, Dustin Nordhus, bike messenger, Berlin Germany


----- Original Message -----
From: Morgan Fletcher
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]What spoke length (or how to calculate)?
Date: Mon, 11 Oct 2004 14:26:24 -0700


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\r?\n> dan kasha <dankasha@yahoo.com> writes:

\r?\n> > I am building a set of wheels on campy large flage (track hubs) with a

\r?\n> > generic mavic sew up rim. Does anyone know what length spokes I need to

\r?\n> > purchase, front and back? 32 hole, three cross, is what I assume I would

\r?\n> > build.

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > Also, does anyone know the rim/hub dimmensions and have a favorite

\r?\n> > equation or calculator they want to share so I can learn to do this on my

\r?\n> > own?

\r?\n>

\r?\n> Can't tell you, but I'd highly recommend:

\r?\n>

\r?\n> http://www.sheldonbrown.com/rinard/spocalc.htm

\r?\n>

\r?\n> Once you figure out the rim's ERD you can calculate the spoke lengths you'd

\r?\n> need. I've had to calculate ERD for rims not in spreadsheet's list, and the

\r?\n> wheels came out fine with just the right amount of thread engagement on the

\r?\n> spokes.

\r?\n>

\r?\n> Morgan

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