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Old 03-31-2010, 09:56 PM
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Default Re: How to keep from getting thrown off?

I went through a period where my clutch wouldn't disengage (eventually fixed it by replacing a bearing). I geared the bike down by using a smaller front chainring, and starting was much easier (with the clutch engaged). If you have a single speed coaster brake rear wheel, you may try a 3 speed coaster brake wheel like Nexus, Sachs or Sturmey Archer. That low first gear can be used for engine starts.
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