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Old 06-28-2012, 07:07 AM
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Default Re: Noob attempts a Felt MP build: Have mercy on me.

Originally Posted by miked826 View Post
Ok no more twisting or chain jumping. I only got one problem. 1 foot pound of torque. I open the throttle wide open and it's like I'm towing an invisible yacht behind me. Is it because of my single speed freewheel?
What is your overall drive ratio? By the looks in the pics, it seems that your ratio is way too tall. Not sure, but I think this motor needs about 17 or18: 1 for decent performance.
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