How do i clean my spokes?

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psychomatt
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How do i clean my spokes?

Post by psychomatt » Tue Mar 08, 2011 8:58 pm

Hey guys
after reading el skitzo's thread on cleaning his wheels im keen to clean mine to see if they come up any better? Is there a good method and or product to do it?

cheers

KeithinSB
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Post by KeithinSB » Wed Mar 09, 2011 3:02 am

Stock Harley spokes s^ck to clean.
They are zinc plated and if you clean off the cruddy looking zinc, they just rust. I'm still saving for a set of stainless spokes for mine.....
Ride it like you can fix it.

El Skitzo
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Post by El Skitzo » Wed Mar 09, 2011 10:58 am

Well I assumed my were stainless, perhaps they're not. We'll see in a few weeks if they start rusting, but I found no evidence of rust on them to start with.
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