Here’s a post just for wheel builders. Some topics are best shared with those who understand (not necessarily agree) with what I am saying. If you are not a builder, proceed at your risk. If you find content disturbing, please know that it takes a builder’s perspective. If you don’t have it, don’t blame us.
I’m weary of builders on the spot for spoke breakage. That was true in my youth, an age of much greater wheel building ignorance. Such worry plagued my early career and those of peers. It’s likely some aspiring builders ditched the trade rather than face ever present guilt over spoke breakage.
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