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Old 12-29-2010, 12:01 PM
msrfan msrfan is offline
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Default Re: Monarch springer fork and drum brake

Originally Posted by sportscarpat View Post
I have done this many times. Using the Worksman style drum I run the torque arm for the drum on the front right fork tube. I tig weld a small roundbar standoff to the inside of the fork tube. The torque arm slot then slips over this tab and keeps the arm from rotating. I also find the drum only fit in this relationship, that is to say the cable and torque arm only fit on the right side of the fork.
That's what I did to the Panama Jack project. Very clean and bullet proof. Makes wheel removal so much easier than with a clamp.
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