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Offline RoyC

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Primary Chain
« on: 06.11. 2017 10:57 »
Can anyone tell me if the primary chain has a split link in it ?
Thanks
Roy.
My bike is a 1958 A7SS
Staffordshire UK

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Re: Primary Chain
« Reply #1 on: 06.11. 2017 11:06 »
Can anyone tell me if the primary chain has a split link in it ?
Thanks
Roy.

Yes on swing arm bikes, not sure on the others,  there is even a small recess in the inner case to allow it to be removed.
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Re: Primary Chain
« Reply #2 on: 06.11. 2017 11:50 »
Can anyone tell me if the primary chain has a split link in it ?
Thanks
Roy.

Yes on swing arm bikes, not sure on the others,  there is even a small recess in the inner case to allow it to be removed.
Thanks for that.
At least I won't have to remove the clutch if I want to change the engine sprocket.
My bike is a 1958 A7SS
Staffordshire UK