ordered some wheels, I hope they work

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cdlwingnut

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My wheels, showed up today, I was surprised, they are beefier than i expected and should work pretty well.
 

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With the hub laced up at essentially a 90 degree angle, will these handle the torque loads of braking?
 

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most ultra-piets go without brakes, so i can imagine they aren't so much for stopping as much as for holding still before you want to move
 

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I think radial loads are probably OK, but if you look at how motorcross wheels are cross laced to resist braking and drive loads... I don't know.



Might want to do some testing before you risk an airplane.
 
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