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 Post subject: Singlespeed setup/ratio
PostPosted: Thu Aug 23, 2012 12:54 pm 
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So I'm going to run my Spooky as a singlespeed, but having not run one before I'm unsure of the chainring and sprocket sizes I should go for. The bike will be used as a general hack about bike so an all purpose ratio is what I'm after I guess? All advice and suggestions gratefully received!


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PostPosted: Thu Aug 23, 2012 12:57 pm 
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Couple of threads HERE Under what gearing.


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PostPosted: Thu Aug 23, 2012 12:59 pm 
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Thankyou kind sir, I did use the forum search but I have to admit I don't find it that user friendly!


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 29, 2012 11:40 pm 
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I run my 24seven Messiah full sus on a 36-16 and thats great off road but a little bit slow for road use (only a little though, not too bad at all)


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Im on a 34-15 for the right chain length for my bike and similar ratio (was on 36-16 but didnt give right chain length).


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PostPosted: Thu Aug 30, 2012 12:47 am 
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Thanks gents! :D


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