How do I change a rim?

I have too many dents in my front rim and it is time to replace it. I have been hitting some large rocks in western MD. Last time I changed a rim was in 1978 on my 10-speed bicycle. Is the operation still, match the two rims up, switch one spoke at a time and then true it?

Perhaps I should start running 15PSI in the front rather than 13.5PSI. I am an A-B rider, weight 240lbs and ride a mixed terrain. Any thougts on proper PSI for large person that hits rocks?

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now