Author Topic: xt chain set on a thorn mecury  (Read 207 times)

pinkbunnyok96

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xt chain set on a thorn mecury
« on: November 27, 2018, 01:33:34 PM »
fitted a xt chain set hollow tech 2 to a Thorn mecury. looks like axel is to long by about 7mm is some sort of shim required or have i got the wrong spacer between cups

Dave Whittle Thorn Workshop

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Re: xt chain set on a thorn mecury
« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2018, 09:31:08 AM »
Needs 3 spacers, 1 on the drive side, 2 on the non drive side, 2.5mm each.

pinkbunnyok96

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Re: xt chain set on a thorn mecury
« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2018, 01:31:43 PM »
got some shims fitted as you advised but had l lot of freeplay in the crank arm so using 2.5 mm either side but am getting sound and vibration through the pedals very notisbel does this mean a trip to sjs work shop

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Re: xt chain set on a thorn mecury
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2018, 09:44:48 AM »
I've replied in your other post, feel free to bring it in if easier though, just give us a call 01278 441505 to make sure we have workshop time free on the day you want to come down.