Bicycle Mechanics - Max cog capacity 1990's Campagnolo Chorus 8 speed?
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04-12-12, 09:10 PM
I have a friend who loves her old CF road bike but is struggling on the hills. She has standard cranks and a 12-21 cassette. There is an 8 speed exa-drive 13-26 cassette on Amazon. Would this along with a new (longer) chain to accommodate the 26 be the easiest and cheapest solution?
04-12-12, 09:18 PM
Checking VeloBase (http://www.velobase.com/ListComponents.aspx?SearchID=61255a3a-ced6-45ae-a822-f76c873f33b0), it looks like you should be safe with a 26T cog.
04-12-12, 09:23 PM
Wow. Thanks for the link. What a great resource that I was totally unaware of...
04-13-12, 01:40 PM
Yeah, it's pretty awesome. :thumb:
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