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Old 09-15-2009, 09:45 PM
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Default Re: Shaft kit Bicycle Chain strong enough?

Originally Posted by Russell View Post
Before I go through the shaft kit, purchase and build process. I was wondering what your experience is with the output(3/32) bicycle chain.

1. How long did it last?
2. Stretch problems?
3. What is the best type or brand?

How did the cluster sprockets hold up?
My 22 year old bike chain lasted 1 year and 7 months under extreme slam shifting and off road hopping.
It didn't stretch.
Your choice. The KMC 8X-CHAIN is pretty nice chain for the price.
Cluster sprockets show no signs o' wear.
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