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    Too far forward in dropout?

    I had to shorten my chain to get enough tension, and now it seems awfully close to being too short. Any thoughts on this?


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    it's fine

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    It's fine, but if you're worried about it get a half link if a full link is too long.

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    I wanted to hear that it's okay. I don't want a half link unless someone strongly recommends it.

    I sure appreciate the input (threw my chain last night, even with a pretty straight chainline)

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    The only reason I had to use a half link on my conversion is I wanted my dropouts to be able to handle the 2 tooth difference on my flip flop wheel. A full link was either too long or too short in my case.

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    As long as the nut doesn't go past the end of the dropout, you're fine.
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