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Old 08-04-09, 08:48 PM   #1
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Old Chains

Just changed out my chain on my road bike and just wondering what you all do with your old chains. Are there any good uses besides spares?

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Old 08-04-09, 09:24 PM   #2
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Just changed out my chain on my road bike and just wondering what you all do with your old chains. Are there any good uses besides spares?

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They're no good as spares. Send them here:
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Make a chain whip? All but one of my bikes is too old to
have a freeHUB but doesn't one use a chain whip to remove
freehub cassets?
You could make two chainwhips. You would be able to remove the cogs from you freewheels to clean or make custom gearing.
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Clean it up and use it garland on a small Christmas (or Festivus) tree.
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hang it in your basement for eternity but do tape a note to it so that you don't forget what it is and where it came from ...
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hang it in your attic for eternity but do tape a note to it so that you don't forget what it is and where it came from ...
that's the other option
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