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Posted in thread: Weird chain/tensioner problem on 05-12-2014 at 03:28 AM
chainring looks worn. if you take the tensioner off how does the chain sit on the sprocket?
half link chains are notoriously stretchy, you could wait till the chain stretches and sits
right, or just r...
Posted in thread: Pedal up help needed on 05-09-2014 at 01:49 AM
tuck more, try bigger walls, ideally something with a bit of a slope to it, as it will seem
Posted in thread: Feet Sore? on 05-01-2014 at 05:56 AM
i get sore feet if i ride for a full day and really go for it, i usually wear heavy duty
running socks if i know i'll be riding for a longer period. could be worth looking into.
Posted in thread: Good (mechanical?) disc brakes on 05-01-2014 at 05:47 AM
bb7 is great, factor a good set of cable cutters into your brake budget; a brilliant outer
cable cut badly will feel spongy and shit. i used to clean up my outers with an angle grinder
so they were sq...
Posted in thread: Need help! Rear brake issue? on 05-01-2014 at 05:39 AM
what rim are you using? some hold grinds better than others; echo urban rims are superb for rim
brakes. when you grind your rim do you keep the tyre on the rim? (it helps keep the grind fresh
Posted in thread: Chain tugs, snail cams or horizontal tensioners? on 06-17-2010 at 11:46 AM
can you tune them in to meet the chainline? or are they fixed?
Posted in thread: Chain tugs, snail cams or horizontal tensioners? on 06-17-2010 at 09:29 AM
the TR cams are very good (Y)
Posted in thread: Martyn Ashton: Real trials bike on 06-17-2010 at 04:18 AM
heft! wonder how many spokes and skinny roadie chains they nommed while making that :( i
snapped spokes on my roadie popping off a curb ffs.
Posted in thread: Chain tugs, snail cams or horizontal tensioners? on 06-17-2010 at 02:58 AM
tugs and cams are hard to kill, quality ones won't loosen of or need messing around with, you
get a clean set up and if theres no extra sprockets or springs acting on your chain the
drivetrain will fe...
Posted in thread: dual roller chain tensioners on 06-17-2010 at 02:23 AM
spoke tentioner ftw. (assuming you run a conventional gearing and have the right chainstay
length)i always liked the tensile/atomz/try-all tensioners cause you can move the sprockets
left + right to g...