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PostPosted: Sat Nov 26, 2011 11:07 pm 
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Bought a stainless nuke proff head set and its doing my nut in.
It has really deep cups
When i tighten the top bolt up to the point where there is no play(not excessivly tight) it becomes too stiff, if i let it off a little there is play?
Do you think it will be summat to do with the deep cups?


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 26, 2011 11:17 pm 
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have you tried flipping the bearings over

slackening it a tiny bit


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 26, 2011 11:39 pm 
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will try that tomo


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 27, 2011 4:23 pm 
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Or maybe you have the wrong race?


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