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Softspin

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Strummol help
« on: April 20, 2017, 11:19:36 PM »

Help please I was taking apart tip and there is a small spacer that popped out with bearing I watched neff video on subject but when he puts it togeather for bearing play he does not use that little spacer, only when he sets up for owb all three of my strummol's have this little spacer and of course large spacer all three are apart and not sure position for small spacer shoulder on the top or below bearing thanks why there all three apart is another story
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Re: Strummol help
« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2017, 12:36:30 AM »

Are you talking about a cylinder with a shoulder that fits inside the inner diameter (ID) of the bearing? It is used to adjust the ID of the upper bearing so it matches the diameter of the axle (which needs to be smaller for the one way bearing). The shoulder goes above the bearing, or the side where the nut that holds the tip together goes.
« Last Edit: April 21, 2017, 12:45:05 AM by ta0 »
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Re: Strummol help
« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2017, 06:41:15 AM »

Thanks for reply yes that's it...does it stay there for regular bearing play and fixed tip I know they come with the tops new
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Re: Strummol help
« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2017, 10:47:04 AM »

Thanks for reply yes that's it...does it stay there for regular bearing play and fixed tip I know they come with the tops new
Yes, you always want it there, specially for bearing play.
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Re: Strummol help
« Reply #4 on: April 21, 2017, 12:15:06 PM »

Thanks I will try to keep them together.
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Re: Strummol help
« Reply #5 on: April 22, 2017, 12:32:05 AM »

That piece should be called a ferrule, although I call it a spacer several times in my video.  There is a balloon correcting that at 4:44, but you cannot see youtube annotations on a phone or tablet.

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Re: Strummol help
« Reply #6 on: April 23, 2017, 10:26:58 PM »

Thanks for help your videos are very helpful...
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