CB Sheave

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CB Sheave

Postby wmewheel on Tue Jun 30, 2020 2:45 pm

Can the bolt for the CB sheave be threaded all the way through or does it require a non-threaded portion through the sheave?
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Re: CB Sheave

Postby riverron on Tue Jun 30, 2020 6:53 pm

I think the bolt should be smooth/non threaded where the sheeve will be turning.

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Re: CB Sheave

Postby SMHolmans on Fri Jul 03, 2020 2:04 pm

You definitely don't want threaded rod bearing on the sheave - over time it will wear it away, like a file. You need a smooth, unthreaded bolt supporting the sheave.

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