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 Post subject: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 1:26 pm 
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Location: 54 Festive Road Winchcombe GLOUCS Yarp...
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 Post subject: Re: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 1:31 pm 
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The bottom bracket pictured seems to be somewhat longer than the description :facepalm: :roll: :facepalm:


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 Post subject: Re: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 1:34 pm 
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As i discovered once the crank went on and didn't line up.


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 Post subject: Re: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 1:38 pm 
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Oh dear :( and not really worth the price of postage to send back either I imagine :(


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 Post subject: Re: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 2:26 pm 
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You have no idea how many strings I had to pull to make that happen. :twisted:


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 Post subject: Re: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 2:31 pm 
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kermitgreenkona88 wrote:
Oh dear :( and not really worth the price of postage to send back either I imagine :(


It should have come with a collect+ label, so should be free to send back.


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 Post subject: Re: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 2:43 pm 
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yes but it's been fitted.. no label either. emailed them with the pic. awaits


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 Post subject: Re: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:30 pm 
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Easy! Screw the drive side cup in all the way then the non drive one as far as it will go...then the chainrings will line up with the cassette and the non drive side trouser has more "rear wheel clearace"

Simples! :lol:


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 Post subject: Re: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:33 pm 
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think you'll find that the extra 13mm is 6.5 a side. nice idea though


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 Post subject: Re: It's a conspiracy
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 7:06 pm 
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RTFM!! :lol:


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