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drivetrain compatibility question

Nov. 5, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
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bike a) 1x11 sram gx complete 10-42 cassette, 30t ring

bike b) 1x11 shimano complete 11-42 cassette, 30t ring

can i take the rear wheel off of bike a and put it on bike b and expect it to shift properly?

Nov. 6, 2017, 8:13 a.m.
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Yes

Nov. 7, 2017, 10:57 a.m.
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It depends on the chain wear between the two bikes and you will most likely have to do some derailleur adjusting to make it shift decent.

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