Originally Posted by fairracing31
Looking great FreeWheeler
Thanks alot. I havent wandered too far with it yet, but it runs a little better each run. I go for about 3 miles(measured GPS) and park it and inspect it, cool down, go again.
I found a good tutorial on hubs and repacked the bearings today and gave in to using the tensioner. The chain loosened up so much, that it was necessary. It started rubbing and I smelled burning rubber and figured a blowout was the next surprise.
Here's what I studied to finally get the hub tight:
Overhauling a Coaster Brake Bike