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Old 01-15-09, 08:34 AM
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Originally Posted by Hermes View Post
The image of Maddmaxx loomed large and flashed across my mind, as for a brief moment, I could not get my foot released. I saw the door to Club Tombay opening.

I was not shifting at the time but was in the 34/25 spinning ~80 rpm. I really do not know what happened other than the failure. Post mortem analysis did not reveal any failure mode. The chain was between the large cog and the spokes. If I had a spoke protector, I would have to ride with a bag over my head.
Man, I bet that got exciting for a few long minutes. Good to hear your OK.
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