Transmission sprocket ?

Ernest Montague afm199 at earthlink.net
Sat Aug 13 14:58:59 PDT 2011


raised in

I use a two by four and block the wheel.

put the chain on and SEE how many links you need, much safer 


On Aug 13, 2011, at 2:43 PM, Henrik Bo Pedersen wrote:

> Sorry - rookie question alert:
> 
> I'm exchanging my stock chain/sprocket setup for a Superlite 520 conversion kit, keeping the stock 15/45 gearing.
> 
> - the 520 transmission sprocket has one side flat and the other side has a raised area. When comparing to the tooth alignment on the stock sprocket it looks like the raised side should face out and away from the engine. Is that correct?
> 
> - from the manual it looks like I will need to put the chain on and block the rear wheel (2x4) in order to tighten the nut to the 105 ft.lbs. specified in the manual. Correct?
> 
> - since I'm keeping stock 15/45 gearing I should count out 110 links - as specified in the manual - on the new chain - right?
> 
> Anything else I should keep an eye out for?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Henrik



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