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Old 01-02-18, 02:29 PM
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Bandera 
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Originally Posted by ThermionicScott View Post
that website is why I've stuck with 71" max on my fixed-gear since building it (going up a tooth in front or down one in rear would put me over 72".) It's fun seeing what I can wring out of such a modest gear.
@ThermionicScott,

Pretty inspiring TT results for those Brits while being restricted to a 72 GI/FG:
24:19 for 10 miles and 54:08 for 25.

A monthly TT series starting on restricted gearing to, as the Brits say, avoid "Easter Knees" might well be in the works for '18.
Nothing wrong with being able to produce a turn of speed when required even if endurance rides are the focus of a season.

-Bandera

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