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Old 05-04-2011, 02:00 PM
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Default Re: sprocket 44 to36

Originally Posted by yendorrodney88 View Post
Hi,how much faster does a bike go changing from a 44 to a 36 sprocket?yendorrodney88
At 7000 rpm with a 26.5" wheel

36 tooth = 37.4 mph
44 tooth = 30.6 mph
So ~7 mph more if you have the hp to pull the gearing and
don't weigh over 300 lbs.
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