[Yak] Fixed gear question: double front chainrings & fixed/fixed
steve at stevelange.net
Fri Apr 10 19:58:51 CDT 2009
From: Lee Lloyd <lee at lmlloyd.com>
> Wouldn't a front derailleur
> and a chain tensioner accomplish the same thing without having to
> take the bike apart when you wanted to shift gears?
Sorry - forgot to reply to this part. Chain tensioners don't work with a fixed
gear - as soon as you backpedal to resistance brake or trackstand, the
tensioner is destroyed...
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