[CR]Weinmann calipers - was: MAFAC bushings

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From: RaleighPro531@aol.com
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: [CR]Weinmann calipers - was: MAFAC bushings
Date: Wed, 25 Sep 2002 07:25:30 EDT

In a message dated 9/24/2002 9:45:43 PM Eastern Daylight Time, Wdgadd@aol.com writes:

> BTW, wern't the red "top hat" pieces really just to retain the steel
> pivot bushing and limit end float? Or am I thinking of Weinmann 999's?

On Weinmann/Dia-Compe the steel bushing acts as a spacer and prevents the arms from binding when the caliper pivot bolts are tightened down.

Pete Geurds
Douglassville, PA