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TR2/3/3A Crank pulley question

RC64

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I've discovered a problem with the alignment of the three pulleys on my TR-3A. It's a long story, so let me start with the easy question.

The crank pulley comes in two pieces. One is thick and the other thin. What little I can find on that pulley indicates that the thick section should be mounted forward. Is that correct?

Rick...
 

M_Pied_Lourd

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Other guys might chime in here, but I think that they are always not 100 per cent aligned. I've have 3 that all have a slight offset in alignment...I run with them that way...

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TR3driver

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The front half definitely has more offset than the back.
 
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RC64

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Thanks for the confirmation as to the orientation of the two halves. I'm about to pull that apron to see why the pulleys are not properly aligned.
 
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