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Old 03-21-2009, 04:23 PM
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I agree that the rings migrate around on their own.

I believe the reason for setting the ring gaps staggered when assembling is for nothing more than assuring that at start-up, the end gaps won't be aligned.

After initial start-up, the end gaps go where they go.
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