> After a tire blowout and subsequent 1/4 mile ride on a flat, my
> rear rim now has a vague flat spot. Visibally it's difficult to
> notice without looking at the rim line at the brake pad while
> spinning the whell. But I feel the bump while riding.
> Can this flat spot be rerounded? If so how? If it matters the
> rim is a Campagnolo Omega.
> Michael S. Lueke
There is a tool designed for puling out flat spots, but it is crude at
best. If your flat spot is so small that it requires the brake pads as a
reference point to see it, I doubt that I could make your wheel much
better. I have 10 + years experience as a bicycled mechanic. Now just
because I can't help dosen't mean it can't be done, but my guess is you
will have to rebuild the wheel with a new rim in order to fix the