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Double Plate and Eccentric spacers

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

  1. Adam Filipowicz

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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

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    Yes, two per axle.
     
  3. Ronald van Arkel

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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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