Transmission sprocket ?

andy andy at prestonmedina.com
Tue Aug 16 09:46:28 PDT 2011


I just did mine this last weekend, I just use a large flat blade 
screwdriver. Surprisingly, that seemed to chew it up less than cold chisel
I had been using.

I only use my wood chisels for wood :)

Andy

On Tue, 16 Aug 2011, Henrik Bo Pedersen wrote:

> Hmmm, that puts the numbers in towards the case.
>
> Well, good thing I didn't bend down the lock washer yet ...  :-)
>
> What is a good way to get a nice bend on that washer: wood chisel and then a flat tip punch? Gently.
>
> Henrik
>
> On Aug 15, 2011, at 1:17 AM, Zoran wrote:
>
>> Actually raised side goes out. Stock sprocket is flat on back side so should any you replace it with.
>>
>>
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>> TWF Racing
>> 775-786-4881
>> www.twfracing.com
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Aug 14, 2011, at 1:20 PM, Henrik Bo Pedersen wrote:
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>>> Thanks Ernest
>>>
>>> On Aug 13, 2011, at 5:58 PM, Ernest Montague wrote:
>>>
>>>> raised in
>>>
>>> That makes sense - it puts the engraved sprocket part number and tooth count facing out and readable.
>>>
>>>> I use a two by four and block the wheel.
>>>
>>> Yep. that's what I've done on other bikes
>>>
>>>> put the chain on and SEE how many links you need, much safer
>>>
>>> Good idea. I'll route the chain - which is exactly 110 links - and see how it fits.
>>>
>>> Henrik
>>>
>>>
>>>> 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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