Spoke and nipple identification

Here are some resources that can assist in identifying unknown spokes and nipples:



DT Swiss brass nipples have a distinctive ring around the nipple head.

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Fork and shock oils

Just my quick notes on the fork and shock oils I have been using

Paired spoke lacing

Getting the right spoke lengths

Shortening spokes

Here's how I do it (in this example I'm shortening a titanium spoke, but the procedure for stainless steel spokes is the same):

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