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Old 08-05-2011, 11:07 AM
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Default Re: Hang your bike, save your knees

Originally Posted by 2door View Post
Be very careful. Read the instructions and check the load limit. I have one like yours, bought from Ace Hardware and there were warning lables advising against exceeding 75lbs. Most motorized bikes, especially steel framed cruisers will come close to that number.
I'd suggest a safety chain in addition to the 1/4" nylon rope that comes with those kind of hangers. Yours might be made for heavier loads but it looks identical to mine.
I will admit that the nylon rope that was supplied with the pulley system is a little cheezy and I have wanted to replace it with some stronger cord but have just not gotten around to it yet, but I have never had a problem with the weight YET, I will just cross my fingers...

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