1 flat tire= Swap out old worn chrome rear wheel for original 1948 black w/ cadmium spokes, and copper star cover(Thanks Myk!). Strip 1/4 inch thick powdercoat off old brass top clamp. Change out and thread brake-rod(thanks Darren!), tire swap,brake drum swap(chrome to black)and install clutch locknut( finally, idiot!). Ready to roll for May long weekend? Damn rights.