Re: Hobbit variator alternatives

Shane Rickert /
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> JBOT Admin Wrote:

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> You aren't thinking right.

>

> You can't go much higher because of the fixed cheek on the clutch bell..

> You gonna go above that?

>

> Can't do it

>

> Even if you cut the vari you can't go much higher than the bell allows.

>

> then not to mention probably not varoating enough in the rear pulley.

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> If the front pulley goes farther than the rear it fucks up the crank and

> bearings.

>

> A cut TJT is about as high as you can go.

Exactly,

I had thoughts of making a custom rear pulley with more travel, so I made the biggest variator I could. using this to its full variation will require me to weld up the clutch bell and machine the edge sharp. Then make a rear pulley with more travel.

bellmarkedup.jpg
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