Thread: my bike poll
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Old 04-28-2011, 01:10 AM
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Default Re: my bike poll

Originally Posted by dag_29307 View Post
Here is a trick I learned for mounting the fuel tanks and not pinching the cables.

The tanks that come with the kits use metal mounting straps that essentially pinch/clamp the upper frame tube/bar from under the tank. however I drill a small hole in either the center of the mounting strap or one on either side and use self tapping screws to attach them under the cables and to the frame. that gives about 1/4 inch space between the mounting straps and the bottom of the tank. See the illustration below..(sorry I only know how to use paint but not very well.) If you have any questions about this just ask me.
Dag thanks for the neat tip ... i also have one more problem the wheels i have are 28 spoke , how will a 9 hole sproket line up with those ?


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