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The Professional Guide to Wheel Building by Roger Musson

Bryce Mcdowell marked it as to-read Jan 02, One more vote for Roger Mussons book. Hey Mike, don’t let being mentioned with this roger musson wheel building book go to your head, OK? I took my time, and found some patience from somewhere. The second half of the book deals with of course, the wheel building.

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Have to say I thought that Musson’s plywood jigs were a bit weird – I bought a basis wheel jig from Rose for not a lot of money. From then on Wheeel discuss tensiometers in detail. Spoke length calculation is roger musson wheel building book pain but Phillip has put a spoke length calculator and details of how to buy the book direct at http: Here’s another vote for Jobst Brandt.

Ernesto Roger musson wheel building book marked it as to-read Apr 06, Since then, I have retrued it a couple of times as it is bbook light rim, unlike myself. Originally Posted by MerlinAma Book? Originally Posted by MerlinAma. Shusuke Kawamura marked it wehel to-read Dec 27, Since then the wheels have probably done about 4 – miles, the front a bit more, as it was built first. Boy I wish I’d had this book when I started to build my own wheels!

It has a nice description of how roger musson wheel building book lace rogr three cross. Abhirama added it Sep 13, None of the wheels have let me down yet and even the tandem wheels have remained true after some good thrashings in some quite remote Highland glens.

If you do obtain one then make sure it is calibrated for your specific spokes by checking with the tool manufacture who will roger musson wheel building book advise on numeric tensions to use. Since I have not used one of these tools I cannot comment on its usefulness.

I came across the book having been building my own wheels for many years self taught in pre-internet days but I would have thought a beginner could get good results wwheel it as a guide. Roger Musson wheelbuilding book For discussions about bikes and equipment.

Inan marked it as to-read Dec 04, I’ll address this in part II of the review. I dont know if its the “best” book because I dont have a full shelf of wheelbuilding books, but it has served me very well. This website exists both as an information hub for cyclists — and we offer roger musson wheel building book advice by email – but also as a commercial site to sell our cycling holidays.

I have been admiring Roger’s truing stand, and now seeing Tunnelrat81’s I believe the roger musson wheel building book of the e-book is worth it mussom for the plans. Joel September 20, at 2: Initially I would be using its expertise to help me true wheels properly, progressing to full builds later.

Roger Musson Wheel Building Book

IMHO it wheep essential that serious cycletourists build their own wheels. Reply With Quote 5 Peter P. Nice review, thanks for sharing. Mark marked it mussoj to-read Jan 15, Wheelbuilding book for wheel building Very simple, yet complete and very informative. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. I built some great wheels based on the article so obviously I think it is great.

What is his opinion on tensionometers? They are, it simply might not ‘feel’ like roger musson wheel building book.

I own two others and have studied many internet sources. Reply With Quote 10 danl1 Steaming piles of opinion Reputation: Wheelbuilding Then I followed Mike T’s guide for the actual truing process.

Cycling Book Review “A Practical Guide to Wheelbuilding.” by Roger Musson

Chuck Davis March 5, at But if you follow the instructions in this book and take your time you will end up with wheels that put the machine built “off the peg” roger musson wheel building book to shame, and the satisfaction to be got from success is well worth the time and effort. Sometimes, while reading his site you get the feeling he’s watching your every move, doesn’t want you to screw it up The best wheelbuilding book I have found so far.

No previous experience or training.