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Author Topic: Short shifter hard stops - shift fork stress  (Read 1008 times)

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Offline Steelmesh

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Short shifter hard stops - shift fork stress
« on: June 18, 2019, 03:14:18 PM »
Was talking short shifters at work and an old racer was asking if it (DDM) is adjustable as far as the hard stops to prevent stressing the shift forks.  Is this something we need to worry about with the AR5?
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Re: Short shifter hard stops - shift fork stress
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2019, 08:20:50 PM »
Was talking short shifters at work and an old racer was asking if it (DDM) is adjustable as far as the hard stops to prevent stressing the shift forks.  Is this something we need to worry about with the AR5?

Don't know, but now I'm curious about the Hurst short shifter on my TR6060...
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Re: Short shifter hard stops - shift fork stress
« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2019, 09:03:12 PM »
Just ordered the short throw, it's not like we have a choice  :D
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Re: Short shifter hard stops - shift fork stress
« Reply #3 on: June 21, 2019, 05:00:07 AM »
I've never heard of any failures.
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