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Old 03-28-07, 05:51 AM
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Originally Posted by shogun17
ok. I am having a little trouble understanding exactly what a skid patch is.
A skid patch is the spot on your tire where the rubber wears down from skidding. Since skidding generally only happens at two different points on the chainring rotation, the location of skid patches on the tire (and their quantity) can be calculated by looking at the number of teeth on the cog and chainring (the gear ratio).
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