Re: [CR]cottered cranks question

(Example: Framebuilders:Brian Baylis)

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Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2001 11:18:25 EST
Subject: Re: [CR]cottered cranks question

In a message dated 2/9/01 8:28:15 AM Eastern Standard Time, writes:

> Maybe I just forgot the appropriate bit
> of pipe as you have mentioned Pete, just how much does it take??

If you're using a c clamp as a press you'd need to allow room for the cotter to move as you apply pressure to the end.(with the other side of the clamp bearing against the crank arm.) A bit of pipe or a socket is what I 've used.

Pete Geurds
Douglassville, Pa