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Ksyrium graphics(9 posts)

Ksyrium graphicsPsalm 147-10_11
Sep 25, 2003 10:44 AM
I've got a set of new Ksyrium SLs, but really don't like the look of the graphics on the rim. I seem to recall someone on the board saying that they removed the decals. If you've done this, what did you use to do it?

just rip em offDougSloan
Sep 25, 2003 10:57 AM
I've ripped the decals of 3 sets. I think they look much better in basic black. Just pull them off, but you might need a little bit of adhesive remover to get the glue off. Pretty easy to do.

Sounds easy enough. Thanks. (nm)Psalm 147-10_11
Sep 25, 2003 11:11 AM
all yours?filtersweep
Sep 25, 2003 4:29 PM
How on earth have you gone through 3 sets already?
Sep 25, 2003 7:45 PM
Bought one set, Shimano hub. Liked it. Bought another for a different bike, Shimano. Bought a Campy bike, so needed another set, Campy hub. Sold a Shimano set, then.

post some pics...Frith
Sep 25, 2003 11:17 AM
would love to see them w/o the funky disco graphics.
Wait! You will loose half the value of the wheelbimini
Sep 25, 2003 12:33 PM
You had to pay a lot of money for that decal. If you remove that decal it will be no different than any other reasonable well made wheel out there ;-)
Yeah but...filtersweep
Sep 25, 2003 1:03 PM
Yeah but does the squeak go away if you remove the decals?
Eucalyptus oils works greatDutchy
Sep 25, 2003 5:51 PM
I ripped off those cheesy stickers before I had even ridden the bike. They are too flashy for me. Eucalyptus oils works great and will clear your head at the same time.

I haven't had any squeaks with these wheels and they have spent considerable time underwater this winter.