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« on: March 16, 2004 09:22:59 AM »

Does anybody know how to make those bikechain necklaces that they sell in stores alot?
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« Reply #1 on: March 16, 2004 10:54:10 AM »

sure, just get something called a "link puller", aka a "chain tool" from any bicycle store.

they look like this and cost about 6 bucks:
http://www.cambriabike.com/tools/images/cyclo_univ_chain_tool_lg.jpg

with that it's easy to open & close bicycle chain.

you'll probably also want to get some of the special "link pins" to fasten your new short chains together with. they're not completely necessary, but they cost like pennies, so you should use em.

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« Reply #2 on: March 16, 2004 01:58:10 PM »

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« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2004 01:33:18 PM »

im not sure how, but be careful...when i was younger the chain would come off, and i would end up with black hands! hehe  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2004 08:27:16 PM »

Well I doubt that SplendedSplender would use a dirty chain. It would be a really good idea to use a brand new one...
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« Reply #5 on: March 21, 2004 08:43:21 PM »

well, sometimes bike chains actually do kind of turn your skin black even if they're new...  I know one of my friends had a bike chain bracelet (from a store) and it always left his skin a little black after wearing it for a while.
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