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post #11 of 11 Old 09-21-2019, 11:53 AM Thread Starter
Junior Trooper
Join Date: Sep 2019
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Originally Posted by Gert View Post
Welcome to the Forum. To have a more usable 6th gear, have you considered changing sprockets to a smaller (16T) front or increasing the rear sprocket size? 3 teeth bigger on rear sprocket is similar to 1 tooth drop on front sprocket. Going the front sprocket route the chain size does not require any shortening. If you have time to read, Gear commander will give a good indication on what to expect under ideal conditions with the different sprocket combinations,

Thanks for that. Bike just got new chain and sprockets before I got it. Will definitely consider that at the next change
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