Re: [Gentleman Cyclist] Abridged summary of - 5 updates in 1 topic

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Barry Hans

Apr 24, 2022, 7:43:47 PMApr 24
Evap-o-Rust is on its way. That stuff is a heck of a lot cheaper than a set of rims! I'll show off the rims when I have cleaned them up. 

Thanks for the help!

On Sun, Apr 24, 2022 at 6:11 AM <> wrote:
72 Superbe <>: Apr 23 06:45AM -0700

Thank you all for the great information. The Dunlops on the bike have a lot
of rust on them and a quick test of aluminum foil and water to clean them
leaves them a bit scratched. ...more
jon <>: Apr 23 02:02PM

Soak them in Evap-o-Rust; works fantastic.
Embrace the patina!
From: <> on behalf of 72 ...more
"Warns Benita and Michael" <>: Apr 23 09:11AM -0500

Mr. Michael Recycles Bicycles sells used 27" wheels...
On 4/22/2022 9:31:13 PM, R H M <> wrote:
Yes, the correct rims are indeed Dunlop Special Lightweight, which were chromed ...more
Jon Culver <>: Apr 23 10:29AM -0500

I have used 0000 steel wool and a bit of WD40 with great success and no
scratches on several of my steel rims.
On Sat, Apr 23, 2022, 09:11 Warns Benita and Michael <> ...more
John Crump <>: Apr 23 12:10PM -0700

I had a Lenton (Sports I think?) all original, it came with Dunlop special
lightweight (NOT LIGHTWEIGHT!) chrome rims 40x32 spoke, they are getting
very hard to find now, collectors hold onto ...more
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