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    Gear Ratio For Riding And Little Skidding/Hopping?

    My gear ratio is 46:16 right now, I mostly ride around but I want to be able to skid, so I figured I should change the gear.
    What gear ratio is optimal for riding and skidding/hopping? The best of both worlds

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    Why did you feel the need to create two individual threads about the exact same thing?

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    So today for lunch I had a bag of popcorn. Don't you just love being a broke college student?

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    I'm a noob but 46x17 would probably be fine, looks like 71.3 gear inches and 17 skid patches.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AKang269 View Post
    My gear ratio is 46:16 right now, I mostly ride around but I want to be able to skid, so I figured I should change the gear.
    What gear ratio is optimal for riding and skidding/hopping? The best of both worlds
    Sigh.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Street rider View Post
    So today for lunch I had a bag of popcorn. Don't you just love being a broke college student?
    Today for lunch I had a bag of gummy bears.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaytron View Post
    Today for lunch I had a bag of gummy bears.
    Lucky bastard. Better than popcorn.

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    Today for lunch I had a smoked ham and Swiss cheese sandwich on sourdough with a chocolate chip cookie and Doritos.

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    Quote Originally Posted by homebrewk View Post
    Why did you feel the need to create two individual threads about the exact same thing?
    Seriously.

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