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Series C front fork

derek

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:confused: What is the correct distance between the fork blades were the front axle fits??
Mine measures 6 3/16". Yet the wheeel axle measures only 6". I know that some adjustment can be made with shims between the brake plate and bearing , but not this amount. Any suggestions!!!
 

john998

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Front forks

Hello, Not had time to measure yet, but would suggest that the brake plate nuts usually have threads showing when tight. This will take up some of the difference. John.
 

Robert Watson

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From Measuring about 6-8 sets that either are or have been in my posession
All Brampton and Girdraulics at 6" - 6 1/16" except TTR forks (Pre war Bramptons) at 6 3/8".

Robert
 
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