Mountain Biking - boxguide and e13?
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03-30-05, 12:14 AM
ok.. i have a 05 norco aline and i want to put a e13 bashguard on it because im sick and tired of waiting for the truvativ one iv had ordered for a few months now. anyways i went to buy one yesterday and the guy siad that the bashguard isnt compatible with the boxguide, is this true or is he just too lazy(busy) to space it. :fight: . i doubt it would be that difficult. if it is possible how hard would it be for me too do it myself?
03-30-05, 04:25 AM
Don't see why it shouldn't work... Just make sure the guide is spaced correctly. Doing it yourself is really a matter of trial and error. You will need a compatible crank puller and if you are not mounting to iscg, you will need a bottom bracket tool.
03-30-05, 09:56 AM
The truvativ boxguide I think is groove in order to maintain a certain chain line or something. I remember working on my cousins and thinking it wouldn't work with other bashgaurds very well.
03-30-05, 08:23 PM
ya i went in today and he showed me why it wouldnt fit. and i cant seen any way othere then grinding the bashguard. so should i wait for the truvativ or just go e13 guide and bash. in other words which guide is better?
03-30-05, 08:25 PM
Which guide is better, well the Truvativ chain device has the... E13... do it, do it now.
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