Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Ffld Cnty Connecticut
Bikes: Old Steelies I made, Old Cannondales
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I don't quite know what you're measuring. It's too variable with the chainstays at an angle to get a meaningful comparison.
Mine comes out right at 126mm (4.965 inches) inside the dropouts just above where the locknuts marks are.
How about some pictures ? 120mm is not right. Do you get 120mm at all areas of the dropout, or is one maybe bent in so they're not parallel ?
Those rear triangles are not easily deformed.
Bikes: Old steel race bikes, old Cannondale race bikes, less old Cannondale race bike, crappy old mtn bike
Last edited by Homebrew01; 12-22-11 at 07:20 PM.