where to place the tention bracket

Discussion in 'General Questions' started by japat100, Jul 13, 2007.

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  1. japat100

    japat100 Guest

    so we peddle our bike 2 turns to start the motor ,that means 100 miles with the motor ,and maybe 1 mile by peddles ,, so where do you think the best place to put the tension bracket ,,,of course put it on the bicycle chain not the engin chain
    what a difference ,, the engine chain should be broke in to begin with ,,i added a spacer on the back mount to move the motor ahead just enough to tighten the chain ,,and that now gives me lots of room to adjust the tension by moving the wheel back if need be ,, with only 1 speed on my bicycle
    i added a tension bar on my bicycle chain ,if i decide to peddle 100 miles and motor only 1 mile
    i may change it back ,,
    have a great day

  2. iRide Customs

    iRide Customs Member

    I suppose that makes sense. Some of the tensioners I have seen are kinda wimpy and look like they should go on the pedal side.