Clutch hub nut/ washer

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Nyneil
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Clutch hub nut/ washer

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Post by Nyneil » Tue Jan 30, 2018 11:19 am

Hi, does clutch hub nut washer P.N.2515-41A get peened to nut? Or stay flat? This is the second one I have,and both are without tabs to bend onto nut as were on other bikes I've had.
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Re: Clutch hub nut/ washer

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Post by RCamp » Tue Jan 30, 2018 12:09 pm

Use a small punch and bend the lock washer into the notches of the clutch hub nut in several places after nut is tightened.

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Re: Clutch hub nut/ washer

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Post by Nyneil » Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:59 pm

Thanks

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Re: Clutch hub nut/ washer

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Post by Bigincher » Tue Feb 06, 2018 2:27 am

You already got your answer here, I was just going to add that I buy the tabbed lock washers in bulk, and always use a new one instead of bending the tabs over again. They tend to break off, as you know because yours have already done so.

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Re: Clutch hub nut/ washer

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Post by RUBONE » Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:13 am

Actually his have not broken off as he is asking about a 45 nut, not BT which is entirely different. But as you say, best not to use them over for either model.

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Re: Clutch hub nut/ washer

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Post by Nyneil » Mon Feb 12, 2018 11:44 am

Thanks for honesty and knowledge, it's a unmeasurable help
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Re: Clutch hub nut/ washer

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Post by Bigincher » Mon Feb 12, 2018 5:51 pm

Looks great...!! Right in there with Grandma's china hutch..! :lol:

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