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Old 01-05-14, 12:17 PM   #26
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That would be a nice clean fix, but it sounds like it's too late for that now.
He should have told us what the problem was a lot earlier. That's the problem with remote diagnosis and limited information.
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Ok I butchered a drop, oh well. Guilty as charged. The frame was curb salvaged anyway . It runs well enough with the bolt-on hanger that it's not killing me, and its a rain bike for the most part. I might try another derailleur first, I have extras. The bolt-on hanger's alignment looks real good.

I'll check out the shop in Providence, thanks for that link. I remember later reading about some sort of insert but never saw a pic of that , definitely will keep that in mind next time. Wonder if I could have widened the hole myself and JB welded that in there. Hmm. Thanks guys, learning moment here.
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