Thread: 3/32 vs 1/8
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Old 07-01-15, 10:33 PM
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Originally Posted by matt wisconsin View Post
I don't see why people keep saying 1/8 is so loud.. I could see with a poor chain line (mines at 42, so I don't know) but I really love the 1/8 (on 3/32 ring/cog).
Totally agree about the noise. I've ridden plenty of 1/8" fixed gears and most of them were quiet. I think it comes down to the crank and cog, too. Question, though. I'm running all 3/32" for the first time and am paranoid of putting too much stress on the gear. Should I switch to 1/8" and buy a new crank and cog? Or am I just being paranoid?
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