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Old 08-24-05, 11:52 AM   #1
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Chain tugs + Horiz. Dropouts

Does anyone have or know the link to a how to on modifying Chain tensioners to work with forward facing horizontal drop outs.....I remember reading it a little while ago but for the life of me cant find it.
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Old 08-24-05, 12:06 PM   #2
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I'll take a picture of mine when I get home. I used the star shaped ones and ground off the part keeping it in the axle slot.
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Sweet. I've been wondering about this also.
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Old 08-25-05, 12:03 PM   #4
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Success....

heres the link if anyone was looking also

tension adjusters

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