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Road tires and wheels for a gravel bike.

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Road tires and wheels for a gravel bike.

Old 02-19-24, 09:44 PM
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Originally Posted by busygizmo
This bike comes with a 2x 48/31 with 11-34, hopefully thatís adequate but it looks like the derailleur will handle a 40 tooth cog if needed. Obviously the gearing is a bit of a compromise for the road with bigger jumps and lower top end.
Thatís a good starting point for gearing. It might be all you need, but good that the derailleur has more capacity.
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