Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Folding Bikes Discuss the unique features and issues of folding bikes. Also a great place to learn what folding bike will work best for your needs.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-29-14, 11:47 AM   #1
dexterdobe
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Bikes:
Posts: 8
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Mezzo i4. Is it feasible to upgrade the gears?

Hi Folks
I'm new to this forum and i am looking for my first used Mezzo. I really want a D9 as I use my folders for touring as well as commuting and the extra gears are essential. That said there are more i4's around and they tend to sell for a bit less. Is it feasible to convert the i4 to the 9 gear system found on the D9 and is it cost effective please? I have mechanical skills but I haven't done much beyond routine maintenance and tuning on bikes. Sorry if my question is naive , but we all have to start somewhere.

Thanks

Dexterdobe
dexterdobe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-29-14, 01:45 PM   #2
cpg
Senior Member
 
cpg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Nottingham
Bikes: Mezzo I4, Trek 1200, Rudge (Montague) BiFrame, Bickerton
Posts: 418
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
See replies on the Mezzo thread.
cpg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-14, 01:08 PM   #3
bhkyte
Senior Member
 
bhkyte's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: York UK
Bikes: 2X dualdrive Mezzo folder,plus others
Posts: 2,803
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 10 Post(s)
The MEZZO Thread

mezzo upgrades
Mezzo dual drive conversion help

Bostonblackie converted his i4 to a nexus 8 in the dual drive thread. There are a few people converted mezzos to ihg nexus and one rolholf within these threads and half a dozen handlebar conversions
It's not just my bikes honest. ,,,,,,,,

Last edited by bhkyte; 07-31-14 at 01:21 PM.
bhkyte is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:45 AM.