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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby Leon van Bergen » Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:35 am

Yes thats your issue, your safety attachment ring sits wrong. Now it can't rotate when under pressure, simple is that.

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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby Si_B » Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:55 am

Will look later, be good if it’s that but I’m sure it is not assembled wrong. Why it would sit at that angle on the water is another issue. I use the short leash but I’m sure there is slack in it so shouldn’t be pulling.

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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby longwhitecloud » Mon Sep 21, 2020 9:21 am

i took one apart - if the depower rope has swelled up or has used dyneema even slightly too thick (where it loops around in chicken loop) it becomes a pressure fit and does not spin.

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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby cor » Mon Sep 21, 2020 9:46 am

Si_B wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:55 am
Why it would sit at that angle on the water is another issue. I use the short leash but I’m sure there is slack in it so shouldn’t be pulling.

Simon
How can there be slack? It´s your power line we are talking about here. It´s not another issue, it´s the issue that causes your bar not to untwist. If your safety attachment ring does not sit even on the ball bearing (like in the video), it will apply pressure to one side only, causing the bearing to get stuck.

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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby Si_B » Mon Sep 21, 2020 9:49 am

I meant slack in the leash to that connection i.e. the leash is not pulling on the clip and unseating it when riding.

Thank you for all the comments, sounds like I will get this sorted.

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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby Exal » Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:07 am

longwhitecloud wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 9:21 am
i took one apart - if the depower rope has swelled up or has used dyneema even slightly too thick (where it loops around in chicken loop) it becomes a pressure fit and does not spin.
Are you sure about that one? I have new lines and pretty sure they are thicker than stock lines.

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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby longwhitecloud » Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:14 am

Exal wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:07 am
longwhitecloud wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 9:21 am
i took one apart - if the depower rope has swelled up or has used dyneema even slightly too thick (where it loops around in chicken loop) it becomes a pressure fit and does not spin.
Are you sure about that one? I have new lines and pretty sure they are thicker than stock lines.
talking about where the 6mm/ 7mm? dyneema loops around the top of the chicken loop when you unscrew the 2 grub screw.

i just know this because i installed my own dyneema rope which i think was a little thick maybe - there really isnt much room in there!

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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby Exal » Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:17 am

Ah, I was thinking about the wrong spot. Good to know!

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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby vannibombonato » Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:48 am

Check a previous post where it shows the problem is in the ring where you attach the leash.

Solved it for me.

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Re: Click bar not untwisting

Postby Si_B » Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:10 pm

All looks good to me?
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