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Cassette Tool - Clapham

smithy05smithy05 Posts: 114
edited May 2016 in Road general
Hi everyone

Is anyone based near Clapham Junction who has a cassette tool and chain whip they would let me briefly use please? I need to send off my wheels for a warranty replacement and need to remove the cassette before posting.

Thanks

Liam

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  • dstev55dstev55 Posts: 742
    Mate, you can get the whip and tool for about a tenner off Chain Reaction. At that price I wouldn't be wasting mine or anyone else's time finding someone to do it for you.
  • pblakeneypblakeney Posts: 19,186
    Buy the tools.
    You will need them sooner or later anyway. Unless you like paying someone else to do easy work of course.
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  • BobbinogsBobbinogs Posts: 4,841
    Anyone can make a chain whip at home in an emergency. You just need a piece of wood and an old length of chain. Bodging a cassette nut might be a bit trickier!

    A basic chain whip and cassette nut should be part of your workshop in the same way a track pump and allen keys are. Bite the bullet, buy some at your LBS later today.
  • ayjayceeayjaycee Posts: 1,277
    All of the above. Apart from anything else, you will need them all over again when the wheel comes back and the cassette has to go back on.
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