spoke length

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spoke length

Postby scratchy » Sat Oct 13, 2012 2:55 pm

Can any one help me with correct spoke length? im rebuilding a pair of 27"x1 1/14" "UKAI" alum rims with "SHIMANO EG" hi hub centeres that were given to me,which are now nice and kleeen,i have no orig spokes as the guy cut them all off,i have rebuilt rims before but always have had a sample spoke as reference and i dont know how to work out the length any help would be much app.
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by BNA » Sat Oct 13, 2012 7:47 pm


Re: spoke length

Postby Mulger bill » Sat Oct 13, 2012 7:47 pm

Google "wheelpro" for an online calculator.
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Re: spoke length

Postby scratchy » Sun Oct 14, 2012 8:14 pm

hey thanks a lot for the info,now i'll just see my supplier and start re-furb cheers :mrgreen:
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