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View Poll Results: Pick a RD and how many chainrings.

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  • 1x Chainring

    2 12.50%
  • 2x Chainring

    4 25.00%
  • 3x Chainring

    4 25.00%
  • Suntour Cyclone GT 2nd Gen RD

    3 18.75%
  • Shimano 600 early-mid 80's RD

    2 12.50%
  • Suntour Cyclone 7000 RD

    1 6.25%
  • Suntour V-luxe

    0 0%
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    Hogosha Sekai RaleighSport's Avatar
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    Build my bike part 2.

    As promised part 2, some simple drivetrain choices for you all.

    I only happen to have one braze on FD at the moment so there's no choices for that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RaleighSport View Post
    As promised part 2, some simple drivetrain choices for you all.

    I only happen to have one braze on FD at the moment so there's no choices for that.
    Your poll does not allow 2 choices, so "Pick a RD and how many chainrings" is not possible.
    Nice design.

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    Apparently I'm not all here this morning, I flagged the other thread for removal because of that. This one I was sure I picked the multiple choice checkbox... I guess just post your votes since I'd rather not bother the moderators for making the same mistake twice.
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    What??? Only 2 wheels? jimmuller's Avatar
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    2 chainrings. Go with a V series RD. That leaves one more Cyclone for the rest of us.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jimmuller View Post
    2 chainrings. Go with a V series RD. That leaves one more Cyclone for the rest of us.
    I assure you that cyclone is not leaving my possession so I'll count that as another cyclone vote.
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    I say 3 chainrings, and Suntour 7000.

    The same basic design as the Superbe Pro with the capacity for larger cogs and chainwrap. AWESOME!
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    Friends don't let friends use Shimano, so I voted for Shimano.
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    I vote Campagnolo Cambio Corsa (assuming you can find or fabricate appropriate dropouts to weld onto your frame). Or a Rohloff Speedhub. What the heck, it's not my money!

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    Quote Originally Posted by gaucho777 View Post
    I vote Campagnolo Cambio Corsa (assuming you can find or fabricate appropriate dropouts to weld onto your frame). Or a Rohloff Speedhub. What the heck, it's not my money!
    I guess I should have stipulated earlier, parts are coming from my pre established pile exclusively.
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    Pre-established pile? You mean you actually stockpile parts? What self-respecting' C&V builder would do such a thing?

    Oh., waitaminute, I still haven't used that Vx pair I've been hoarding. And the Weinmann brakes. Never mind.
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    Since you only have the one FD, what is it? That helps the decision!
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    Let's make it interesting. I vote single chain ring and Cyclone, assuming it's not the long cage version.

    Edit: Never mind, I see that it's the GT version.

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    Looking like 2x and Cyclone GT unless we get a wave of votes otherwise. (My triple vote doesn't count, was just checking the poll) and I don't want to reveal the FD, as this would probably result in a very obvious choice on the part of you all.
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