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Posted in thread: A Gearing Question on 03-27-2016 at 09:50 PM
Do you really want to lose ten percent off the top end? Why not get 39/53 rings and an 11-25
cogset? This will give you the desired reduction in climbing ability and also improve
Posted in thread: A Gearing Question on 03-26-2016 at 07:32 PM
I have a chainring picked out, a 44T that I can start with. I don't think that will be enough
ring, but it's a starting point. I guess in a way the beauty of such a setup is that I can
change out the ...
Posted in thread: A Gearing Question on 03-25-2016 at 02:48 AM
I have a 1x8 gripshift x4 rr der setup on one of my mtb's. Love it. Left the front der on with
the set screw holding it in right spot for it to be chain guide. Never have dropped the
chain.That's a bi...
Posted in thread: A Gearing Question on 03-25-2016 at 02:46 AM
Speaking of gearing and 1X... I guess that kind of confirms that I am not off my rocker in
such a consideration. I may have start working towards this end. Thanks for the link.
Posted in thread: A Gearing Question on 03-25-2016 at 02:44 AM
^ What is the next presentation going to be on?A date has not been scheduled yet, but it will
likely be the Declaration of Independence, covering its structure and concepts. From there I
will be movin...
Posted in thread: A Gearing Question on 03-24-2016 at 12:52 PM
Yes it is a crank based meter and I didn't think going to a single ring would affect it, I just
wanted to be sure in case there was some nuance I was missing. I would also be 1 x 10
Posted in thread: A Gearing Question on 03-24-2016 at 12:45 PM
Thank you for all of that very useful insight. Very much appreciated.You can run a single ring
upfront. If you use the whole rear cassette at times you will be cross chained but that is not
much an is...
Posted in thread: A Gearing Question on 03-24-2016 at 07:48 AM
I have an interesting question, I think, with respect to gearing. I currently have a dual
chainring setup on the front 50/34. I rarely use the 34T except for probably the hardest climbs
and off the to...
Posted in thread: What time do you like? on 02-02-2016 at 12:02 AM
I happen to be that FB member that loves to ride at night.When I first rode at night, it was
out of necessity as my schedule just did not allow for much else. As I continued though, I
found it much, m...
Posted in thread: For Those In Florida on 09-18-2015 at 08:44 AM
You're right, but mindset when I get on the bike is how far can I ride before I can ride no
more, or if its a shorter ride, what effort level can I sustain over that distance. I hardly
ever think of s...