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Old 02-12-08, 01:15 PM   #1
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replacing a truvativ chain ring - alloy or steel?

I've concluded my middle ring on my commuter is nearly done. Affordable replacement rings are abundant, but I'm not sure if I should choose aluminum or steel.

The prices are about the same for either. This is a for an all season bike that gets wet, so I'm hesitant to introduce any rust to my dive train via steel chain ring - unless there's some durability or other factor that is appealing.

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Aluminum chainrings for everything except stainless steel mountain bike granny rings.
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