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Old 03-03-2014, 10:49 PM
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Default Torque

Originally Posted by marcnadine View Post
Why does the gear leg bolt come from the bottom with the nut on top. I would think having the bolt coming from the top would safer. To me this just backwards.

Thanks Guys
This may be so you can properly torque the nut occasionally during inspections. Otherwise you'd never get a torque wrench on that nut from the top.
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