Join Date: Jul 2000
Bikes: 1959 Capo; 1980 Peugeot PKN-10; 1981 Bianchi; 1988 Schwinn KOM-10;
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Originally posted by mechBgon
One other simple one is if the tip of your front-derailleur cable hits the crankarm on every revolution.
Or, if you have an old school mountain bike with an under-the-chainstays U-brake, the brake cable end can tick or scrape against the inner chainring. Been there ... done that ... felt stupid when I diagnosed the problem after exhausting a few other possibilities ...
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Capo [dschaw'-poe]: 1959 Modell Campagnolo, S/N 40324; 1960 Sieger, S/N 42624
Peugeot: 1970 UO-8, S/N 0010468
Bianchi: 1981 Campione d'Italia, S/N 1.M9914
Schwinn: 1988 Project KOM-10, S/N F804069