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Old 01-29-2013, 09:16 PM   #1494
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Originally Posted by EvanADV View Post
To my surprise the PO had 17 tooth front and 40 tooth rear. Stock is 18/43, which is what I bought. I put 20k+ miles on that bike with some LOW gearing. Never had a clue.

Anxious to experience 18/43 gearing now, especially on the highway.
On second thought, dropping one tooth in front and three in the rear would keep the ratio nearly the same, wouldn't it? Can someone chime in here?
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