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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 12-31-06, 08:49 PM   #1
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best way to take care of your chain...secret revealed at last!

http://bike.shimano.com/publish/cont..._s.html#faqtop

Scroll down to the bottom to read Shimano's brilliant solution to chain maintenence.
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Old 12-31-06, 08:56 PM   #2
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Them shimano peeps to smart for there own good!
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Old 12-31-06, 09:24 PM   #3
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finally, all my problems are solved!
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I thought it was "replace and upgrade so often that the chain never wears out".
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I was told to: remove chain, throw in trash, put new chain on bike.

But I like this better.
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The way I heard it was, "Take your chain, dip it once into a trash can, and get a new chain."
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Old 01-01-07, 03:35 AM   #10
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Even more reason to avoid Shimano, the only part that I own from Shimano is my DA cog.
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Old 01-01-07, 11:30 AM   #12
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Even more reason to avoid Shimano, the only part that I own from Shimano is my DA cog.
so then you sold out also.

seriously though, id like to hear your reasons one should avoid shimano. or is this just something you heard from your schmexpert friends?
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Old 01-01-07, 11:44 AM   #13
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Shimano rocks! I caught a 6 pound bass when I was 6 with the goods from Shimano
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What is also good for cleaning non-Shimano chains.
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No, What's on second.
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