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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:05 pm 
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Hey, i need a front mech for my 98 LTS 2000DS what do I need, down pull, top swing?? cheers Rob


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:14 pm 
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This sort http://www.chainreactioncycles.com/Mode ... elID=40545 low clamp, top swing, down pull :wink:

Mine was big size 34.9mm on 1000ds 6061 alu, don't know if 7005 alu frames are different diameter, still pull/swing as above.


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:51 pm 
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Thanks for that! :) found an stx one on the bay for £9.50 as I'm running 8 speed and not sure if that one would work?


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 3:35 pm 
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Linky above for illustration purposes :wink: I meant it as a that's the shape/style you'll need it whatever speed/spec flavour you want 8)


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 4:16 pm 
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Ah right fair play. Cheers


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 9:19 pm 
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whats up with the mech that came with it
the mech that is on will work fine providing the bottom bracket axle lentgh is correct i dont know what the correct lentgh axle is but it needs to be slightly less than 117mm


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 9:53 pm 
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I just wanna run full LX, using al the group off the donor bike. Just bought a 73x110 bb for it.


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