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Old 10-12-11, 07:11 AM   #1
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Tandem concentric bb spindle

Hello to all
I have an old Sun tandem with a concentric captains bb
the spindle runs on 5/16" bearings,at some time this as been replaced with a Brampton ? spindle which is just a little to short causing the crank to rub on the bb locking ring.

My question is are the original spindles still available to run on 5/16" bearings or a modern equivalent.
Kind regards Paul
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Old 10-12-11, 07:24 AM   #2
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Sounds like the spindle is too short. Contact Sun, http://www.sunbicycles.com/contact_us.php
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