Bob trailer pins +

Bob trailer pins +

Postby yak » Sun May 18, 2014 10:53 am

Hi all
I'm trying to buy some BOB yak trailer pins.
Does anyone know where I can buy some preferably in Australia, or a reliable o/s online supplier.
Having not used my Bob for some years I also find it not compatible with my modern mt bikes due to spindle not fitting - what have people done to overcome this?
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Re: Bob trailer pins +

Postby brokenbus » Sun May 18, 2014 9:20 pm

Bought pins off ebay search bob trailers and I think they come from the states.
Is the spindle not long enough?
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Re: Bob trailer pins +

Postby yak » Sun May 18, 2014 9:59 pm

Spindle is not thick enough.
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Re: Bob trailer pins +

Postby Blakeylonger » Mon May 19, 2014 10:46 am

Just get two old spokes and bend them into shape. Much cheaper than buying pins.

You have a 142x12 through axle?
Solution: http://www.robertaxleproject.com/
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Re: Bob trailer pins +

Postby maxknott » Tue May 20, 2014 6:32 pm

how many do you need?? i have several spares,just the bare pins though, no rubber strip to attach to forks
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Re: Bob trailer pins +

Postby Wingnut » Sat Jun 07, 2014 12:02 pm

yak wrote:Hi all
I'm trying to buy some BOB yak trailer pins.
Does anyone know where I can buy some preferably in Australia, or a reliable o/s online supplier.
Having not used my Bob for some years I also find it not compatible with my modern mt bikes due to spindle not fitting - what have people done to overcome this?


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Re: Bob trailer pins +

Postby Aushiker » Sat Jun 07, 2014 10:47 pm

Tie wire works a treat too :)

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Re: Bob trailer pins +

Postby maxknott » Thu Jun 12, 2014 7:19 pm

pins sent a while ago, no word from the op thought ??
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