RE: [CR]DB spokes


Example: Component Manufacturers:Avocet

From: "Roman Stankus" <rstankus@mindspring.com>
To: "'Robert Clair'" <r.clair@cox.net>, "'Tom Seaman'" <thomas@kokoPedli.com>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: RE: [CR]DB spokes
Date: Sun, 4 Nov 2007 07:50:53 -0500
In-Reply-To: <003301c81eb0$355ca300$0202a8c0@Leo>
Thread-Index: AcgetPMBD29uZHSoTkmiJ2VybPy8bQAK+Nuw


14/15, 15/16, and 14/17 are still available as far as I can tell (Colorado Cyclist website) I used some of the 14/17 a couple years ago and like them.

Roman Stankus Atlanta, Georgia USA
> -----Original Message-----
> From: classicrendezvous-bounces@bikelist.org
> [mailto:classicrendezvous-bounces@bikelist.org] On Behalf Of
> Robert Clair
> Sent: Sunday, November 04, 2007 1:59 AM
> To: Tom Seaman; classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
> Subject: Re: [CR]DB spokes
>
> ... had a pair built up recently. DT spokes, but they were
> single butted
> at the rim.
> are DB available anymore.
> rc
> alex,va
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tom Seaman" <thomas@kokoPedli.com>
> To: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
> Sent: Sunday, November 04, 2007 12:55 AM
> Subject: [CR]DB spokes
>
>
> >
> > I used DB spokes on most of the wheels I built in the
> mid-70s through the
> > late 80s when I stopped building for a while, I came back
> to it recently
> > and felt horrified that DB is so much harder to find now.
> I never broke
> > a spoke on a wheel I built (I weigh just 140lbs), and
> really loved the
> > minor weight saving of DB spokes, it makes so much good
> sense to me...
> > Thomas Seaman
> > Portland, Oregon