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Old 05 August 2009, 11:40   #11
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Press fit. Usually inserted about 1/4" or so.

Plastic mallet will work fine. Or a regular hammer and a block of wood. Or just a hammer. Work around the BB at 90 degree intervals, and it should take you about 10 seconds per piece.

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10 seconds??? this is john were talking about here, he will probably get side tracked by some bit of stuff walking past, then end up breaking a finger or having a funny turn. the job may be finished in time for the searider gathering in Oct if were lucky
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Old 05 August 2009, 11:43   #12
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10 seconds??? this is john were talking about here, he will probably get side tracked by some bit of stuff walking past, then end up breaking a finger or having a funny turn. the job may be finished in time for the searider gathering in Oct if were lucky
I take great a fence at that
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Press fit. Usually inserted about 1/4" or so.

Plastic mallet will work fine. Or a regular hammer and a block of wood. Or just a hammer. Work around the BB at 90 degree intervals, and it should take you about 10 seconds per piece.

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Thanks JKY, take no notice of DG. From Gloucestershire you know......6 fingers, banjo players...
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Thanks JKY, take no notice of DG. From Gloucestershire you know......6 fingers, banjo players...
firstly its DP not DG.
secondly I am not from gloucestershire.

I am from Wales and am moving back there next saturday!!

Re six fingers......its true the wife is a midwife and there are a significant number of babies born with six fingers in the forest of dean
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firstly its DP not DG.
secondly I am not from gloucestershire.

I am from Wales and am moving back there next saturday!!

Re six fingers......its true the wife is a midwife and there are a significant number of babies born with six fingers in the forest of dean
DG sounds better lol

Your joking? Brothers mother inlaw to be lives in gloucestershire, explains allot
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Just took my trailer to get new tyres fitted and when they took the wheels off the hubs don't look to clever. Plus both grease nipples have broke off. Told the fitters that they where fine before I left the trailer with them but they are having non of it. Obviously they haven't lined the cut out in the rim with the nipple and forced the rim on and when they have realised they have fitted the rim in the right way Argued with them about it for a bit but I got no where fast.
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Fitted the hubs today, both sides done in no time. Can highly recommend these http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.d...:X:RTQ:GB:1123 Nice old bloke trying to make a few quid to boost his pension.

Only thing is, bloody bearing buddies don't fit the new hubs. Never straight forward is it?
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Got mine from ebay, under 20 inc delivery....

I have to remove the nipple to get the wheels on and off either way despite the cutout in the wheels.
Yeah, got the same problem. Going to make the cut out a wee bit bigger with the dremel.
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I am from Wales and am moving back there next saturday!!
A great day fo you I'm looking forward to doing it myself one day
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