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Old 11-16-2012, 01:19 AM   #1
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I have a 12 Highball and over winter I might try to take apart the wheels and powder coat the spokes. I just don't know if it's worth it tho, have any of you guys/gals taken apart a spoked wheel before? If so was it hard to do and get it back to a true wheel?
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a lot of work here is another link...http://www.webbikeworld.com/motorcyc.../spoke-wheels/
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Old 11-16-2012, 11:05 AM   #3
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First go to some local shop and find some one who can lace wheels.
I have seen guys spend about four hours lacing a rim its not a job for a beginner.
Talk to your power coater about getting the spokes strip and masking the treads and plugging the nipples.
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i have laced several, its a tedious all day job, but not really hard.
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