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Originally Posted by cudak888
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.

Take care,

-Kurt
Kurt, Jim, Bikedued,

Frame flex seems to get me too at times, and I'm not that big. 1/8" clearance isn't going to rub very often, but if you have to jump out of your saddle to get away from a dog or something, there's a fair chance some grinding will occur.

Hope the LBS doesn't give you crap when you get this worked out.
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