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Old 07-23-2015, 06:48 AM
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Default Re: rim size and torque/speed

Originally Posted by leo View Post
so, because of the difference in circumference, a 26" would have approximately 12% more low end pull than a 29" assuming all other components are equal?
That's correct. However gear ratio is not usually the most important factor in sellecting wheel size. It's much easier to change a sprocket later on than it is wheels.
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