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Chain Tensioner with Rohloff 500/14?

Old 05-05-17, 08:31 AM
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Chain Tensioner with Rohloff 500/14?

Should I use a chain tensioner with my Rohloff on a Surly Ogre?
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Old 05-05-17, 09:25 AM
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Why add needless complexity? If you know how to walk the wheel back to tension it, a tensioner is redundant in the worst way... Literally adding no benefit.
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No, the adjustment is in the sliders in the frame. Some cut small dowels and insert between bolt and frame so as to keep adjustment from moving. Like a shim.
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