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Old February 7th, 2012, 6:56 PM   #1
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Default Needed Spring Tension Plates 1991 Fat Yo Eddy

Looking for some spring tension plates for my Fat Yo 1991 build. The are missing from the Canti's. Thanks, Teresa. Pics attached.fat_chance_groovy.jpg
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Old February 7th, 2012, 7:55 PM   #2
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That is a sweet one.

Spring tension plates? Don't know what you mean.
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Old February 7th, 2012, 8:33 PM   #3
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They were stainless plates that were lazer cut.they had 3 holes to index and tension the canti's. that might be a tuff find, Rody ? he might be able to help with that. or ted wojcik?
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Gotcha---"missing from the canti's" made me think they were missing a part of the brakes themselves, not the plate at the base of the bosses.
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Old February 7th, 2012, 9:53 PM   #5
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paragon sells them....those stainless babies, you may have to dremel it to get it to nest properly.

the stud is another story, as I found out ACME thread...don't ever break or lose em, good as gold.
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Old February 8th, 2012, 8:59 AM   #6
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That is one cool ride, Teresa! I love that thing.
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