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Old 04-12-12, 02:33 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by gaucho777 View Post
I love Bullseye pulleys, though they are quite expensive. I tried some of the less expensive drilled & anodized alloy pulleys from Taiwan, but I found them a bit loud.
I've had a few different brands make noise when new, but all broke in over time.

Have you checked your derailer hanger alignment? The lower pully often makes a lot of noise (usually when using the big ring) on bikes with even a mildly bent hanger, and new metal pulleys could make it very loud.
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