Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
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Originally Posted by jks84
...cut the new chain a couple links too short. So do if I use the quick links, I will have 3 in my chain. Is this a good idea?
Not a good idea to plan for it, but from where you stand now it's the best one, and shouldn't cause problems.
But a question. You should only end up with two. the original, and the one to splice the extension on. Why the third?
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