Old 01-09-19, 02:19 PM
le mans
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Bikes: Raleigh Grand Prix 1977. Custom - Record Vortex 8 spd Nexus & Mistral Le Mans 3 spd Shimano. Upgraded Wheeler Crossline

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i go through a lot of scrap bikes and wondered why some rear axles were bent, i noticed on one the spacing was a bit narrow, so you had to tighten it a far bit for the dropouts to close in

could that be the cause, incorrect lock nut spacing?
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