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Bike Storage(3 posts)

Bike StorageFlySpinner
Jul 11, 2002 12:15 PM
What are the pro's and con's to hanging your bike by it rear wheel?
No significant issues.Spoke Wrench
Jul 11, 2002 1:11 PM
If you neglect to replace the hooks when the plastic coating wears off, the metal hooks will mark your rim.

A bicycle only weighs about 20 or 30 pounds until you sit on it. The rear wheel takes much more abuse every time you ride it than it does just supporting the bicycle.
... agreed...Akirasho
Jul 11, 2002 1:42 PM
... not significant within a normal lifetime...

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