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Double Plate and Eccentric spacers

Discussion in 'General Talk' started by Adam Filipowicz, Oct 11, 2015.

  1. Adam Filipowicz

    Adam Filipowicz Journeyman

    Dec 21, 2014
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    If you are mounting V wheels and have a front and back plate. so the screw passes through each plate. how do you handle the eccentric spacers. do you end up using 2 per wheel?
  2. Rick 2.0

    Rick 2.0 OpenBuilds Team
    Staff Member Moderator Builder Resident Builder

    Dec 20, 2013
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    Yes, two per axle.
  3. Ronald van Arkel

    Staff Member Builder Resident Builder

    May 7, 2014
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    It also depends on the load. The first Routy for example used just one eccentric spacer on an axle. But, I also would recommend to use two so it's easier to adjust and can handle much more load.


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