Tool Tuesday :: DT Swiss Analog Spoke Tensiometer

Tool: DT Swiss Analog Spoke Tensiometer Job: To measure spoke tension for optimal wheel building and truing. Thumps Up: Any good mechanic knows the importance of using a tensiometer when building or truing wheels. The DT Swiss Analog tensiometer is an easy to use,...

Tool Tuesday :: Phil Wood Spoke Cutting and Threading Machine

If there ever was a tool that bike shop employees lust for, it’s the Phil Wood Spoke Cutting and Threading Machine.   Its name says it all. It will cut and thread almost any spoke to near perfect tolerances. Though it costs nearly as much as a high-end...