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    rear end off set

    Hello,

    Is the rear end of a nicolai helius FR offset? my seat stays seem to be. If I unload all the bearing they sit nicely. however when I preload the bottom bearning of the link the seat stays seem to move so the left hand one is about half/1 mm or so closer to the seat tube.

    somethings wrong isn't it?

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    They can be. The rear wheel is aligned perfectly with the front - that's what you need for the bike to run true - but that doesn't mean the rear triangle will appear to be perfectly aligned with the seat tube.
    Simon Still
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    www.nicolai-uk.com

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    Hi Simon

    Thanks for the speedy responce.

    for example, so long as the shock can move to differnet travel settings on the link freely I shouldn't worry.

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