HOT: Active* forum members generally gain 5% discount at starbike.com store!
Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Articles FAQ Contact About




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 5 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 8:43 pm 
Offline

Joined: Sat Apr 13, 2013 3:26 pm
Posts: 138
I'm wondering about how to replace Garmin magnets (speed/cadence sensor)... I found Icarus magnets on Ebay:
https://www.facebook.com/IcarusCycling
http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_trksid= ... &_from=R40
Of course every neodymium magnet will work and will be probably cheaper....more:)

I found also this:
http://www.tokencycling.com/products.ph ... _parent=62

so do you know if EPS magnet will work with Garmin sensor?


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 8:57 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jun 01, 2011 7:53 am
Posts: 495
Hey I have used the magnets that go on the axle. My tip - use some sort of rubber glue with the magnet. I have had mine come off, even really strong ones that were only attached by magnetic force. I used some sort of rubber glue (just a small amount) like shoe goo which holds tight, and it peels off cleanly too. The magnet plus the glue keeps it locked in place. You can get magnets in 10 packs for like five bucks at hobby and craft stores.


Top
 Profile  
 
Posted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 8:57 pm 


Top
  
 
PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 9:22 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sat Nov 14, 2009 6:30 am
Posts: 778
Location: Simi Valley CA
http://www.rare-earth-magnets.com/p-58-nsn0814.aspx

https://forums.garmin.com/showthread.ph ... (neodymium)-magnet-to-replace-the-GSC-10-crank-arm-magnet

I used some silicone to keep the magnet from moving around too.

_________________
eurperg wrote:
My wife is sitting next to me, and just thought that was a dildo, not a saddle.. :lol:


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sat Feb 01, 2014 12:26 pm 
Offline
Administrator
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jun 19, 2004 11:08 am
Posts: 6442
Location: Urbana, Illinois
If you need one of the round magnets that goes in the pedal insert I have one in black. PM me and its yours.

_________________
RESIDENT GRUMPY OLD MAN.


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Feb 02, 2014 1:46 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue Aug 20, 2013 12:53 am
Posts: 60
Has anyone found a source for magnets shaped similar to the icarus spoke magnet? I haven't had any luck, but I can't imagine they have a supplier that makes them in that shape specifically for them.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 5 posts ] 


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], Google Adsense [Bot], jumbo505, KCookie, MRM, wheelsONfire, Yahoo [Bot] and 66 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Attachment(s) Shimano D-Fly w/Garmin

[ Go to page: 1 ... 5, 6, 7 ]

in Road

kij

91

5777

Mon Jun 22, 2015 7:36 pm

dha View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Garmin Combo Mount

in Road

Timujin

3

416

Tue Jun 09, 2015 8:51 pm

commendatore View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. LOOK 695 and Garmin Vector pedals

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Road

slick1

20

1733

Tue Dec 30, 2014 8:44 am

slick1 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Garmin out front mount

in Road

SuperflyRick

5

593

Sun Jun 14, 2015 10:45 am

isharamet View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Barfly2 V Garmin 800 tabs

in Road

Tenlegs

0

44

Thu Jul 02, 2015 12:06 pm

Tenlegs View the latest post


It is currently Thu Jul 02, 2015 2:13 pm

All times are UTC + 1 hour




Advertising   –  FAQ   –  Contact   –  Convert   –  About

© Weight Weenies 2000-2013
hosted by starbike.com


How to get rid of these ads? Just register!


Powered by phpBB