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Help with HED 3 wheels- buttery feeling or not?(4 posts)

Help with HED 3 wheels- buttery feeling or not?mazobob
Aug 23, 2003 2:48 PM
I have a set of HED3 and am contemplating the bearings. the fronts are sealed and the rear has one sealed on left side and 1/4 ballbearings on the right side. It seems like my old Rolf Vector Pros turn easier... more of a buttery feel. What experience do you have with the HED 3 and how smooth do they turn? I have about 1000 miles on mine. All comments and advise are appreciated!
bob
re: Help with HED 3 wheels- buttery feeling or not?schills
Aug 23, 2003 5:26 PM
They are Ultegra hubs and bearings FWIW.
FWIW???mazobob
Aug 23, 2003 5:38 PM
can you tell me what this stands for?
Thanks
For what it's worthKerry Irons
Aug 24, 2003 5:44 PM
General terms
NM - no message
FWIW - for what it's worth
IIRC - if I recall correctly
BTW - by the way
LOL - laugh out loud
IOW - in other words
ROTFLMAO - rolling on the floor laughing my a$$ off
IMO - in my opinion
IMHO - in my HUMBLE opinion (never is humble)
OTOH - on the other hand
OOB - out of business
YMMV - your mileage may vary (along with everything else)
AFAIK - as far as I know
AFAICS - as far as I can see
AKA - also known as
DIY - do it yourself
CUL - see you later (poor abbreviation)
ROT - rule of thumb
FUBAR, SNAFU, FUJIMO, BAMF - all contain the F word
AMFYOYO - adios my friend, you're on your own (AKA Dear John letter)
WTF - what the heck
SO - significant other (spouse, companion, favorite bike)
MYOB - mind your own business
TTFN - ta ta for now (bye)
KISS - keep it simple, stupid
KITA - kick in the a$$
PITA - pain in the a$$
BOHICA - bend over, here it comes again
BHAG - big hairy a$$ goal
RTFM - read the freakin' manual

Bike Terms
TT - top tube or time trial
TTT - team time trial
BCD - bolt circle diameter
CR - chain ring
HS - head set
STA - seat tube angle
HTA - head tube angle
RR - road race
BB - bottom bracket
TDF - Tour de France
CTC - center to center
ST - seat tube
JRA - just riding along
OOTS - out of the saddle
TDC - top dead center (in the crank revolution)

Fitness terms
HR - heart rate
HRM - heart rate monitor
AT - anaerobic threshold
PR - personal record
LT - lactate threshold
BPM - beats per minute
RHR - resting heart rate