Kieran_Burns wrote:UndercoverElephant wrote:Kieran_Burns wrote:My method is to tighten as much as is comfortable and then a 1/4 turn more. Quick and dirty I know but I've not stripped a thread yet and never had a crank come loose.
Torque wrenches are cool and make you feel like a proper bike-mechanic: Accept no substitute.
Real men used:
Mmmmm - cotter pin.....The pinnacle of 1940's technology.