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Old 09-07-2011, 09:33 AM
kolbpilot kolbpilot is offline
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Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: USA
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Default Re: Homelite powered Huffy

I thought about a turnbuckle for a lot of people were using 'em in the youTube videos. But I decided to use what I had laying around before I went out & bought one. It has worked well in my roughly 30 miles of riding so far. My tension tube has only 1 setting, either attached or not. To me, you only want enough tension to get the job done, too tight & it's unnecessary friction. Too loose & it slips. Mine works great but will slip instantly once it gets wet, as I found out after a rain shower. I will go to a turnbuckle if need be but all is well with the simple pull down tube.
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