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Garage Built: Tom Moffatt's Custom Made Bikes - July 6, 2021, 9:08 a.m.

My mind is officially blown.

Corsair Was High Pivot AND Pedaling, In 2007 - June 30, 2021, 5:15 a.m.

Same thing for the Sunn Radical.

Dr. Strange Hub: Or How I Learned To Love The Gearbox - March 20, 2020, 5:31 a.m.

You rode it!? Tell us more!

Dr. Strange Hub: Or How I Learned To Love The Gearbox - March 19, 2020, 8:14 a.m.

Let's not forget that beauty.

Dr. Strange Hub: Or How I Learned To Love The Gearbox - March 19, 2020, 6:33 a.m.

You guys think I can use the Alfine with just one chain? 

Like the idler pulley on the forbidden or deviate. It might be simpler to do than with two chains.

Dr. Strange Hub: Or How I Learned To Love The Gearbox - March 18, 2020, 5:41 a.m.

I'll do it!

Does The Future Have Fewer Gears? - Oct. 29, 2019, 8:56 a.m.

Forget about the centrifugal clutch I was talking about, it is the wrong term I used.  Why not use a belt CVT as a gearbox?

Belt CVT

I don't think it could be made any simpler.

Does The Future Have Fewer Gears? - Oct. 29, 2019, 8:31 a.m.

I'm all for simplicity and I'm wondering if a manual centrifugal clutch could be used as a gearbox?

In the mean time, I'm giving my 11speed SLX to my wife and getting a 9s 11-50 sunrace cassette, thumb shifter and a old XT 10 speed derailleur.

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