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Old 07-19-2010, 02:08 PM
Patr1ck Patr1ck is offline
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Default Re: chain and tire problem!

Originally Posted by Ben View Post
Sorry to revive an old thread folks, but I do have a question for you TexasDav, or anyone else who can relate - Any idea if this remedy will work with *2.35* Schwalbe Fat Franks? I must had a loose screw of my own when I ordered these and didn't even think of how wide they'd end up. They look awesome on my cruiser but I can already tell there's two options: Send'em back (please no!!) or maybe someone here has successfully remedied the problem of the engine chain rubbing against this sized tire. Add to this that the wheels are 26” Steel 72 spoke radial laced, and the sprocket I'm going to (attempt to) install is a 36 tooth....I forsee a lot of cussing in the next few days.

Help? lol

If any of the above mentioned things dont work you can go with the shift kit from Sick Bike Parts. It would probably end up looking even sweeter since you wont have 2 chains going to the back wheel.

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