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    Will this chain fail?



    Will find out tomorrow.

    BTW it's a KMC X9SL.
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    It will sooooo explode on you mid skid into a busy intersection with a bus coming in one direction and a semi coming in the other. The result in using that chain is certain death.
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    Can anyone explain to me why, lol. I don't get it.

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    If you need an explanation, you will never get it.
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    dude...you can't "no ****" something THAT ****. That's like saying "sometimes I just like to make out with dudes...no ****"

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    those shift assist plates will be helpful.

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    If you are riding a SS/FG, why in God's sweet name are you riding a chain that is built for quick, easy shifting?

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    nice pubes.
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    because physics has more street cred than tarckstars.

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    It's amazing you're even alive at all.

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    So how well did a chain built for a 9 speed work?

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    Quote Originally Posted by EssEllSee View Post
    So how well did a chain built for a 9 speed work?
    show some respect for the dead...

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    the chain will be fine and looks great.

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    I'm alive. Chain held up just fine.

    The replies here are making me laugh. Thanks.

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    He must be posting from the grave! Haunting SS/FG forever!

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    Gone too soon~~.......



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    Kind of funny, the chain this is about isn't for 9 speed, it's a bmx chain and I only had to remove one peice and not a whole link. And the chain I put on the mtb a KMC K710sl failed.
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    go to kmc's website and find that chain under bmx, i dare you.

    good luck homie.

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    KMC X9 series chains are 11/128" 9-speed chains.

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    That hair is just wrong.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dannihilator View Post
    Kind of funny, the chain this is about isn't for 9 speed, it's a bmx chain and I only had to remove one peice and not a whole link. And the chain I put on the mtb a KMC K710sl failed.
    http://www.jensonusa.com/store/produ...n.aspx?sc=FRGL

    The KMC X9 SL 9 Speed chains is a strong, lightweight chain that is built to allow for smooth and fast shifting.

    * Color: Gold
    * Speeds: 9-Speed
    * Weight: 265 g
    * Width: 6.6 mm
    * Links: 116 links
    * Comes with connector link

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    Have pic of box that proves otherwise in this case.

    http://www.amazon.com/KMC-Superlite-.../dp/B000C125YG
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    Just curious, what kind of bike is this chain on?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dannihilator View Post
    I'm alive. Chain held up just fine.

    The replies here are making me laugh. Thanks.

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    which head!?
    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    god help me and my x10!

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