Ways to secure Saddle and Wheels?

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mercalia
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Re: Ways to secure Saddle and Wheels?

Postby mercalia » 23 Mar 2016, 2:12pm

to secure saddle & other hex bolted items - glue ball bearings into the bolt heads of hex bolts.

Bez
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Re: Ways to secure Saddle and Wheels?

Postby Bez » 23 Mar 2016, 5:06pm

And what do you do when you want to remove them?

mercalia
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Re: Ways to secure Saddle and Wheels?

Postby mercalia » 24 Mar 2016, 3:15pm

Bez wrote:And what do you do when you want to remove them?


if u use superglu then acetone will dissolve it after 10 mins or so and a bit of hassle

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Re: Ways to secure Saddle and Wheels?

Postby slogfester » 25 Mar 2016, 5:58am

I use Pinhead (on my touring bike) similar to Pitlock. As others have said, it just another deterrent. It allows me to lock frame and back wheel (with very expensive Rohloff hub), without having to worry too much about pinhead-locked front wheel.