Code And Cocktails

Bike: 1, Mark: 0. Simple Tire Change Ended Up With Non-functional Bike

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First the tire from the Schwinn is weird. It was really tough to get
off the wheel in the first place. Then it was nigh impossible to get
the new tire back on - in the process i screwed the tube because it
won't hold air.

 At this point i switched to another wheel i had around. Tube & tire
went on that pretty easy. Putting it onto the bike was another matter.
Partially rounded at least one nut and did something funky to the front
hub itself - now it doesn't really want to turn. Something is tightened
too much and i don't have the patience to figure it out (that is if i
have the knowledge to figure it out - it might be beyond my meager
bicycle mechanics skills).

 So starting with a bike that had wobbly/bumpy tires but could be ridden,
i have ended this evening up with a bike that can't be ridden at all. So if i want to ride to work tomorrow it will have to be on the Trek
as the BSA still has the wonky hub with the always on coaster brake.
But the Trek doesn't have lights anymore (i moved them onto the Schwinn
naturally) so that won't work unless i leave work early or swap the
lights early tomorrow morning.

 Argh.