Re: [messengers] Seized Pedal Removal> Bueller Bueller?

Date: 9 May 2010 00:19:28 +0200
From: Mark Loeppky <leposuction@xxxxxxxxx>


CO2, NO2, Whatever. One for me and one for you.

On Sat, May 8, 2010 at 3:07 PM, Ashira Siegel <pinkfixie@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> love this thread :)
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> From: Mark Loeppky <leposuction@xxxxxxxxx>
> To: mark@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: Cowboy49x14@xxxxxxx; messengers@xxxxxxxxx
> Sent: Sat, May 8, 2010 12:21:14 PM
> Subject: Re: [messengers] Seized Pedal Removal> Bueller Bueller?
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> Hair drier and CO2? Nitrous is always good to keep in stock anyhow, makes
> bike work tones of fun. Thanks Mark.
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> On Sat, May 8, 2010 at 8:06 AM, <mark@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> > You can also use a hair dryer on the crank and blast a co2 cartridge on
> the
> > pedal axle. Easier and safer then the torch and you still get the
> > expansion-contraction action with less risk of damage to the metal.
> > Good luck.
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- From: "weeb" <weeb@xxxxxxxx>
> > To: "Mark Loeppky" <leposuction@xxxxxxxxx>
> >
> > Cc: <Cowboy49x14@xxxxxxx>; <messengers@xxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Friday, May 07, 2010 3:39 PM
> > Subject: Re: [messengers] Seized Pedal Removal> Bueller Bueller?
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >> get some penetrating machine oil, douse, and then use the pipe but whack
> >> it gentley with a rubber mallet.
> >>
> >> i wouldn't use a blowtorch... too much heat can make metal brittle.
> >>
> >>
> >> On Fri, May 07, 2010 at 12:04:40PM -0500, Mark Loeppky wrote:
> >>
> >>> I would suggest soaking the pedals in wd40 or something of the like,
> from
> >>> the back where the releasing agent can pool for a week. then put the
> >>> cranks
> >>> in a vice and use a blow torch to heat up the cranks but not the pedals
> >>> if
> >>> you can help it. the heat will expand the metal on the crank arm. then
> >>> you
> >>> can use a fancy metal bar added to the end of you pedal wrench for
> >>> leverage.
> >>> I did this with some pedals seized in to my campy pista cranks and it
> >>> worked
> >>> great and no damage occurred to either the pedals or the cranks. good
> >>> luck
> >>> lep
> >>>
> >>> On Thu, May 6, 2010 at 6:59 PM, <Cowboy49x14@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> > I was contemplating a pedal change-up and when unsuccessful I went to
> >
> >>> shop
> >>> > and they busted out the Steel pipe for leverage w/o success. I have
> >>> > considered the Drill method but my cranks are Campy Record Pista 05'
> >
> >>> and
> >>> > sadly
> >>> > pedals are Campy too. The soles of my feet have a concave groove as
> do
> >>> > several
> >>> > pairs of shoes from the groove of the pedals which is why I'm
> ditching
> >>> > the
> >>> > Campy's.
> >>> > Logic would dictate buying new shoes but I've killed 4 pairs not >
> >>> realising
> >>> > that Beavis (moi) needs new pedals ugh ughhh ughhhh huhhh huhhhh
> huhhhh
> >>> > uugghhh >not shoes. Please Enlighten me with your vast and infinite >
> >>> wisdom
> >>> > imagination suggestions and anything interesting or worth hearing on
> >
> >>> the
> >>> > subject>
> >>> > even a story with a happy ending:+)   Thanks for your ears etc. and >
> >>> cool
> >>> > breeze.....
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