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Old 2004-03-06, 11:26 AM   #1
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How NOT to build a wheel

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Old 2004-03-06, 11:31 AM   #2
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Old 2004-03-06, 03:26 PM   #3
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I don't see what's so wrong with it. It would make for an interesting ride...
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Old 2004-03-06, 03:29 PM   #4
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Looks pretty lightweight. Could be good for very short, asymetric hillclimbs.
I was standing in the park wondering why frisbees get bigger as they get closer. Then it hit me.
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Old 2004-03-06, 06:54 PM   #5
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just balance it out by putting the spokes in the opposite side of the rim from the other flange. it'll be all good.
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Old 2004-03-06, 11:30 PM   #6
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looks like a second grader drew that wheel
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