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billd billd is offline
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The shoulder of the bearings of the camshaft are very square. A small chamfer on this edge would make the shaft more easily align with the bearings in the housing as it is extracted.

Is there any reason why I shouldn't file a small 45 degree chamfer on the end bearing?
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Old 02-07-2006, 03:35 PM
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