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Old 06-22-09, 07:59 PM
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Originally Posted by Jeff Wills View Post
For SS/FG use, you should be OK. With some crankarms & chainrings there can be issues with spacing and orientation between rings, but most of those can be compensated for with spacer washers.
I can't think of a single situation where you would need chainring bolt spacers to fit a proper bcd chainring on a crank. The more you space out a chainring (this is only necessary to "fix" chainline the improper way), the greater chance you have of suiciding the ring under load. I've seen it happen.
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