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Old 04-12-12, 08:10 PM   #1
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Max cog capacity 1990's Campagnolo Chorus 8 speed?

I have a friend who loves her old CF road bike but is struggling on the hills. She has standard cranks and a 12-21 cassette. There is an 8 speed exa-drive 13-26 cassette on Amazon. Would this along with a new (longer) chain to accommodate the 26 be the easiest and cheapest solution?
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Checking VeloBase, it looks like you should be safe with a 26T cog.
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Wow. Thanks for the link. What a great resource that I was totally unaware of...
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