Need a foot shift lever for Gen 1 Max

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  1. Jan 20, 2020 #1

    AMechEng

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    My bike feel off the kick stand and bent the foot shift lever. Its cast aluminum and I bent it back as much as possible but any more and it will snap. Let me know if you have one. Thanks
     
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    one2dmax

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    Use a lot of heat and it will move on back no problem. I should have good used ones and some we've straightened and powdercoated (gloss black). Email me at one2dmax@aol.com
     
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    Hey Sean, or anybody else, does heating and bending the shifters weaken them at all? I assume it's not an issue but don't really know.
     
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    I've straightened them without an issue.
     
  5. Jan 23, 2020 #5

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    I theory it could change the temper of the shifter but it's never been an issue for ones we've done.
     
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    Thanks, I think it must be weakened somewhat but not enough to be of concern I guess.
     

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