Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Coeur d' Alene
Bikes: Gas Pipe Nerdcycles
44/15 will be ~14% faster than your current ratio and 14% more difficult at all speeds.
48/16 will be ~16% faster than your current ratio and 16% more difficult at all speeds.
Does that sound doable, too easy, or too hard?
Mashing big gear inches takes a toll on the knees, spinning fast not so much. But, if you can spin big gears fast, well, more power to you.
Last edited by SquidPuppet; 08-20-14 at 11:37 AM.