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Old 01-14-2004, 03:10 PM
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On eagle h beam rods i noticed there is a larger chamfer on one side of the big end.Is this for radius clearence?Does the larger chamfer go against the crank , and the smaller chamfers are against each otherr...is this correct.

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Yes, the chamfer goes towards the crank and the "flat" side mates with the other rod on the same journal.

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Ditto. You will also notice the bearing end is not centered with the rod pin end. Rods are very directional.

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Ditto. You will also notice the bearing end is not centered with the rod pin end. Rods are very directional.

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i dont think i understand this statement...could you elaborate.
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