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Old 10-17-2020, 02:22 PM   #1
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Hi All - Does anybody know how to tighten the spokes of a wood wheel in the lower helm of a 1989 42 Classic?
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Old 10-17-2020, 03:59 PM   #2
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I once masked it well and pushed catalyzed resin into the gap on a wood wheel.
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Old 10-17-2020, 06:27 PM   #3
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I do not think they were made to be tightened, if loose they shrunk, need filler as suggested.
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On my Marine Trader there are wood screws facing forward on each spoke on the hub. I use a 90 degree screwdriver to give them a 1/4 turn every year or so. They tighten up nice.
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