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Old 05-27-2013, 12:52 PM
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Default Re: Running fat tires?

Originally Posted by wheelbender6 View Post
Using a rear tire fatter than 2.125 will require you to mount the engine offset to the left to avoid chain rub. That's what they do on OCC choppers.
Yeah that's not practical on most bike frames. Your gonna reach a point in the frames design where the engine needs to be in a certain place and that is that. unless your a fabricator with frame jigs and a welder. better to look for a diff frame or more narrow tire wuntya think?
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