Originally Posted by greekfreak
So it wouldnt be worth buying the centrifugal clutch? Wouldnt I just be able to ride the clutch a little longer to get it going? or would that eat the clutch up quick?
You can get away with momentary 2-3 second clutch actions without a problem. If you slip the clutch for a prolonged time the pads will rapidly wear out. With a 36T, from a dead stop, you are looking at prolonged clutch feathering in order to get going with a 36T sprocket.