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Originally Posted by jgedwa
I hesitate to disagree with Cuda, and I am not so much trying to get the OP to not get the BB replaced, but still on principle, I have to say that the ring will not flex at that point in its rotation, so it will never hit the stay.
I agree that it is unlikely that the crankset will flex, but it is not impossible that the frame will flex enough to cause the chainstay to run into the ring. Has happened to me with 2mm to spare when not being ridden.

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