Bicycle Mechanics - 9 speed crank w/ 7 speed chain
Bikeforums.net is a forum about nothing but bikes. Our community can help you find information about hard-to-find and localized information like bicycle tours, specialties like where in your area to have your recumbent bike serviced, or what are the best bicycle tires and seats for the activities you use your bike for.
08-02-07, 11:06 PM
I was wondering if it is possible to use a 9 speed crank with a 7 speed chain.
my current crank is fubar and I need an affordable replacement, and all I can find affordable are 9 speed cranks...
08-02-07, 11:22 PM
Assuming the rear is still 7 speed, you should be fine. The front chainrings are always a little narrow to accommodate the changing chainline anyway.
08-03-07, 03:05 PM
thanks, guess i'll order that crank tonight.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.1.12 Copyright © 2013 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.