Originally Posted by redranger4.0
I think your going to continue to have troubles with bending problems. The way yours is designed its putting all the twisting force of the axle into one spot on the tube and it will most likely continue to bend there.
Actually that bend was from it landing
on a rock, not the torque of the axle. I know this (among other reasons) becuase there is a nice scratch in the powder coating just on the inside (the bottom) of the bend.
So I'm gonna try round two and see where it gets me.