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changing out sprocket with a one piece crank

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12/26/2008 12:14 PM

okay i got past the bearrings but i cnat figgure out how to get the ring of bolts off behind the sprocket the bolts arent crescents there kinda weird and im getting pretty pissed so if you have experience with this comment please.


thanks for reading

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12/26/2008 4:31 PM

I used a vice grip, but that was all i had around...you need to take the crank out all the way to get it all off... so once you have removed the crank from the frame, if you have a big vice grip use that to remove it, i believe it has normal threading on the sprocket side (been a long time since i have had a one piece) but opposite on the non sprocket side...


if your profile pic is your setup, you have a 3piece crank, so you just need to take of the arm on the sprocket side, and then pull the sprocket bolt out, and the sprocket comes right off.

I am sick and tired of the "cliques" that this sport has recently developed. We should embrace the fact that we all ride a little kids bike, and not worry about the small details. When you take riding in its most basic form, we are all the same.

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12/22/2009 8:04 PM

dude this post is sooo old. get 3 pc. cranks

I'm Tim.

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12/22/2009 8:06 PM

Tim Dalton wrote:

dude this post is sooo old. get 3 pc. cranks

fuck you.

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12/22/2009 8:06 PM

Tim Dalton wrote:

dude this post is sooo old. get 3 pc. cranks

then why did you reply to it

Have you ever noticed the word bed looks like a bed

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12/22/2009 8:06 PM

Tim Dalton wrote:

dude this post is sooo old. get 3 pc. cranks

funtington wrote:

fuck you.

this

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12/22/2009 8:07 PM

hey I want to know this too. hahaha.

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12/22/2009 8:08 PM

Tim Dalton wrote:

dude this post is sooo old. get 3 pc. cranks

kidding baby dont leave

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12/22/2009 8:52 PM

Tim Dalton wrote:

dude this post is sooo old. get 3 pc. cranks

It is old. And YOU brought it back up. Not everyone can afford 3 piece cranks, so I offered up a decent solution.

I am sick and tired of the "cliques" that this sport has recently developed. We should embrace the fact that we all ride a little kids bike, and not worry about the small details. When you take riding in its most basic form, we are all the same.

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11/8/2010 1:42 PM

i've got the same problem, i got the crank off but there is a weird bolt on behind it that i cant get off

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11/8/2010 1:52 PM

ian73 wrote:

i've got the same problem, i got the crank off but there is a weird bolt on behind it that i cant get off

congrats, first vital post and you managed to bring back an old thread

put the cranks in a vice with a towel and then use a screwdriver and a hammer to get that wierd ass second bolt of

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11/8/2010 1:58 PM

ian73 wrote:

i've got the same problem, i got the crank off but there is a weird bolt on behind it that i cant get off

Warchol2 wrote:

congrats, first vital post and you managed to bring back an old thread

put the cranks in a vice with a towel and then use a screwdriver and a hammer to get that wierd ass second bolt of

lol new members dont visit the "read first - new members and useful links" thread.

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11/8/2010 2:32 PM

at least he used the search bar...