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Lark2004 wrote:foo on patrol wrote:Ring spanner
15mm Ring Spanner... You need to be specific foo
Sorry, he didn't specify how old they were.
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A flat spanner (also called open ended spanner) has a U shaped end with opposing flat sides.
A combination spanner has a ring at one end and an open end at the other (both of same size).
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madrapper wrote:Is it still a ring spanner if its got a socket like thing on the end of it? I think they are like this so u don't damage the dropout which is recessed on most track bikes I've seen.
Spot-on, you got it.
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