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axle tightness/torque of nut?

Old 10-07-15, 10:15 AM
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axle tightness/torque of nut?

Without a torque wrench, is there a rough rule of thumb as to how tight to do up the nights?
Say, hand tight and then x number of turns? Or do you just do it as tight as you can with a spanner?
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2.5 grunts for rear axle with horizontal dropouts. otherwise 2.0 grunts is fine.
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