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  1. Dazed42

    Radial Truing/Roundness

    I have some old wheels on an old bike that I'm constantly having to true. I'm new to truing and have just about gotten comfortable with lateral adjustments, and it's not a big deal to correct some side-to-side wobble anymore. Anyway, when I was inspecting my front wheel today, I noticed a "low...
  2. Dazed42

    Question about wheels...

    If a wheel has loose spokes or is maybe built improperly somehow, can riding on it cause it to become untrue? I just bought a 27" wheel for my bike for $50 yesterday and rode about 15 miles on it today. It was fine when I got it and for the duration of my ride, but as I pulled into my driveway...
  3. Dazed42

    Destroyed my wheel

    I'm hoping to get some advice on where to go from here. A few weeks ago I got my bike a full tuneup including having the wheels trued before going on a weeklong tour with my friend. I had attached a rack to it and had about 15 lbs of stuff on it, and it fell over while we were stopped, and...