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Old 06-07-20, 11:45 AM
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And a shorter amount of chain. There are two types of FWD: Moving Bottom Bracket (MBB) such as a Cruzbike, and Fixed Bottom Bracket, somethimes referred to as 'Twist Chain." Of the two, MBB can have the shortest chain, literally straight from the BB to the wheel. Counteracting the benefits of less chain weight and straighter run, a MBB bike suffers from "Pedal steer from Hell." It can be tamed, but the learning curve can be steep. The FBB still requires idlers, and, as you might expect, suffers from some turning limitations. Chains twist pretty well, but there's a limit to all things...
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