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PostPosted: Wed Apr 02, 2014 1:42 pm 
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The only issue I have had with deal extreme is there slow shipping. It did show up, but I'm glad I was not in a hurry.


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 03, 2014 1:19 am 
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I used to have one of the Tune magnets, but it fell off, even when super glued to the spoke. I'll give some of these 3x3x1 a go as a back up as the current one I've got on is rather ugly looking

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PostPosted: Thu Apr 03, 2014 2:58 am 
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dx.com (dealextreme) is great to deal with, but... as mentioned, it takes a while to get stuff from them.

I order from them when time is no issue at all (3-6 weeks)(maybe more, I'm not sure).

By the time I get my dx stuff, I've usually forgotten I ordered it! I have never had a problem with any of the many orders I've made with them over the years. I've grown to trust their reviews.

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PostPosted: Thu Apr 03, 2014 10:39 pm 
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sungod wrote:
i use 3x3x1 on a spoke, either glue (superglue gel, or epoxy) or electrical tape works fine



Have you got a picture of how it looks on the spoke with glue?

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 04, 2014 3:38 am 
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thanks for the feedback on DX marketplace. don't really need that many... anyone have a spare one i can have? :)


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 04, 2014 4:41 am 
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Superglueing the magnet directly to the spoke didn't work for me, so I secured it to the spoke by tightly wrapping a 2mm wide strip of electrical tape around it, then lightly spread superglue over it. No issues - 6 months+

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