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by webber
22 Mar 2019, 4:38pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Road chainset on fixed gear
Replies: 3
Views: 538

Re: Road chainset on fixed gear

if the chainset is meant for a singlespeed (road) derailleur then the chainline (with whatever BB it is meant to use) ought to be ~46mm. If it is really meant for an MTB then the chainline could be wider than that. If it is a repurposed road double chainset then the inner ring could be around 41mm ...
by webber
22 Mar 2019, 4:15pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Road chainset on fixed gear
Replies: 3
Views: 538

Road chainset on fixed gear

Hi all ive picked up a road chainset with a chain guard instead off a outter ring so chainring on the inner would this give me correct chain line on a fixed gear im building up for the boy i know it will trial and error but it takes a isis bottom bracket so dont wont to buy to many lol its 120 frame...
by webber
20 Feb 2019, 5:40pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: 2020 Audax LeJog
Replies: 32
Views: 5565

Re: 2020 Audax LeJog

I fancy a go planning to ride fixed :)
by webber
7 Feb 2019, 11:42am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: 8 speed with 11 speed
Replies: 7
Views: 910

Re: 8 speed with 11 speed

Looks like its an ebay job then theres lots on there lol
by webber
7 Feb 2019, 9:40am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: 8 speed with 11 speed
Replies: 7
Views: 910

Re: 8 speed with 11 speed

Sorry not the very clear lol i have a bike running 8 speed dura ace and a friend has an 11 speed rear mech will the 11 speed mech index ok as 8 speed or is the cable pull different
by webber
7 Feb 2019, 9:19am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: 8 speed with 11 speed
Replies: 7
Views: 910

8 speed with 11 speed

Will shimano 8 speed drive train work with 11 speed rear mech??
by webber
5 Feb 2019, 7:03am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Quill Seat Posts
Replies: 14
Views: 1305

Re: Quill Seat Posts

I have a moser leader tk1 which has a quill seatpost and never had any issues :)
by webber
2 Feb 2019, 12:15am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Dynamo output
Replies: 10
Views: 1140

Re: Dynamo output

Have spoke to them though email defo 1.5w dosent think theres a problem with just light as he runs one without a problem but wont charge usb happy days will be ordering when i make up my mind on what rim :D
by webber
31 Jan 2019, 5:13am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Dynamo output
Replies: 10
Views: 1140

Re: Dynamo output

I like the low weight and low drag only want lights so thought it might be enough?seen this https://www.rosebikes.co.uk/herrmans-h- ... ht-2666689 to use with it says it works with 1.5-3 watt
by webber
30 Jan 2019, 12:42am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Dynamo output
Replies: 10
Views: 1140

Dynamo output

Ive been thinking of getting a dynamo wheel for my fixed gear and saw this https://www.spacycles.co.uk/m2b0s170p37 ... namo-Wheel i only want to run lights maybe only a front so would this do the job as it is only 1.5v??
by webber
27 Jan 2019, 3:54am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: 2020 Audax LeJog
Replies: 32
Views: 5565

Re: 2020 Audax LeJog

Is it a diy or an event?
by webber
17 Jan 2019, 4:21pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Decent front battery light - Recommendations?
Replies: 25
Views: 858

Re: Decent front battery light - Recommendations?

Ive used one of these https://www.sjscycles.co.uk/lightinglig ... usb-light/ for the past couple of years and its bee excellent :D
by webber
15 Jan 2019, 7:18pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Chainline again sorry
Replies: 7
Views: 300

Re: Chainline again sorry

Im getting new wheels as well so if i use one of these hubs https://www.sjscycles.co.uk/hubs-other/ ... track-hub/ i can run smaller sprockets at the bach and smaller chainrings would this help
by webber
15 Jan 2019, 6:48pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Chainline again sorry
Replies: 7
Views: 300

Re: Chainline again sorry

The idea is to use a double with 2 teeth apart 48/46 with a 17/19 on the back so ive got 48-17 and 46-19 for hilly areas but the same wheel placement so wont have to worry about chain mudguards etc
by webber
15 Jan 2019, 4:53pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Chainline again sorry
Replies: 7
Views: 300

Chainline again sorry

Im still looking at a lower gear setup for my condor tempo 120mm spacing using a white industries dos sprocket https://www.hubjub.co.uk/white-industries-dos-double-freewheel-255-p.asp and a double chainset which will be a spa one https://spacycles.co.uk/m2b0s109p2016/SPA-CYCLES-XD-2-Touring-Double-C...