Thread: Schwinn Occ
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Old 11-21-2009, 10:27 PM
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Default Re: Schwinn Occ

Originally Posted by saetta View Post
Hello from another OCC builder/rider. I used the sprocket adapter from Manic Mechanic, now available from Pirate Cycles. Necessary? I say preferred because now the sprocket is driving the wheels hub, not the spokes. My first sprocket was a 44T and I agree on the limited top speed, although lots of low end torque. I have since ordered a 36T from Pirate Cycles to replace my 44T. Few other bikes when complete can look so much like a motorcycle than this Schwinn OCC!
So it is advised, but not necessary. Ill have a look around and make a decision, I might get a 36t later on.
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