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bdonally bdonally is offline
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Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Off grid in Eastern ONtario
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Cleaned up the crank and measured everything 3 or 4 times.
Mains are consistently 59.985, and rods are consistently 54.975.
By consistent, I mean within +/- 0.002mm.
That puts the mains near the center of spec, and the rods near the low end.

There is nothing I can feel with a fingernail.
The few specs in the photos are some dust or lint.
To my eye, the surfaces look reusable, but I'd appreciate input.
I plan on getting coated bearings so perhaps that will keep the rod clearance in an acceptable range.

Bob D.
'84 Carrera - MAF, Wong chip, RSR flywheel, ER bushings and other bits, CTR fiberglass F/R bumpers, 7/9 Fuchs, 22/27 TB, 22/21 SB, bunch of other little stuff
'69 Lotus 7 Series 3; '74 Fiat X1/9
'14 X5 diesel
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